SOURCE: World Assurance Group Inc.

October 28, 2009 08:15 ET

World Assurance Group (WDAS.OTC) Subsidiary ANAV Holdings Corporation Announces Development Contract on Self Storage Site

In 2008 the Self Storage Industry Had Total Sales in Excess of $20 Billion

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - October 28, 2009) - World Assurance Group (PINKSHEETS: WDAS) announced today that it has completed discussions with Tech Fast for operating the development of the self storage site it intends to acquire in Tacoma, Washington. Tech Fast is an award winning national builder with over 2500 completed projects, 20 years of experience and the winner of several prestigious awards.

"To have such an experienced team of professionals working with us to build this project made it an easy decision to pursue Tech Fast as they build over 100 storage facilities a year and have won 3 facility of the year awards," stated Jonathan Morgan, President of WDAS.

"We are pleased to partner on our first of many projects with WDAS. We are very pleased with the site they have brought to us and believe it is a good time to build this facility in an underserved market. The property is located near Fort Lewis and McChord Air Force Base, both of which have transient populations which bodes well for self storage in the area," Said David Cook, CEO of Tech Fast.

The US self storage industry is comprised of more than 52,000 facilities. In 2008 the industry had total sales in excess of $20 billion (USD). The Self Storage Association (SSA) has been the official not-for-profit (IRS Code section 501-c-6) trade association representing the self storage industry and the registered lobbying organization before the United States Congress and the federal agencies. ( "The Company has already begun the process of becoming a member of the SSA," stated Jonathan B. Morgan, President of WDAS.

About World Assurance Group Inc (PINKSHEETS: WDAS)

World Assurance Group through its wholly owned subsidiary ANAV Holdings Corporation intends to participate in all areas of real estate transactions, including direct ownership, co-investment with other institutions or developers, as well as indirect participation through the acquisition of distressed debt and/or non-performing loans with the eventual goal of control of the underlying assets. For more information please visit

About Tech Fast

Tech Fast has been in the business of buildings self storage facilities for 20 years. The company has completed over 2500 projects throughout North America and Canada totaling over 33 million square feet. Tech Fast has built for Extra Space, U-Haul, Public Storage, Shurgard, Storage USA, Sovran and other independent to mid-sized operators. Tech Fast won the Minico Facility of the Year in 2004, 2006 and 2009. For more information please visit

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