(9 Total References)
Success Magazine Hall of Fame
Bob Hattaway, president of Adult Toy Storage, is the first recipient of the annual Success Award.
Hattaway began his long business career with the formation of Hattaway Inc./Hattaway Greenhouses.
In 1989, he converted a 500,000 square foot nursury into Adult Toy Storage, a warehouse facility where cars, boats, RVs and airplanes are stored Hattaway has additionally served as the president of the Florida Jaycees and vice president of the U.S. Jaycees; was elected to the Florida House of Representatives; served as a member of the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority, the Florida Lottery Commission and the Board of Governors of the National Conference.
The committee will include: Bob ...
The committee will include: Bob Hattaway, former board member of the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority; Norton Bonaparte, city manager for Sanford; Nancy Alley, retired circuit judge; Sandy Chace, senior vice president for CBRE; and Larry Gouldthorpe, president of Airports Worldwide.
Press Release - Miller Elected Greater Orlando Aviation Authority Board Chairman
Chairman Miller succeeds Bob Hattaway who has served on the board since April 1994.
...Hattaway was elected Chairman of the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority in April 1994 and again in April 1996.Hattaway was appointed to the board by Governor Chiles in April 1992, and elected Vice Chairman in April 1993.
...The board now consists of: William Miller Jr., Chairman, C. Howard McNulty, Vice Chairman, City of Orlando Mayor Glenda E. Hood, Orange County Chairman Linda Chapin, Bob Hattaway, James H. Pugh Jr. and Alan Starling.
Alert on Self Storage - October 2004
"There's more than enough places to park in central Florida," said Bob Hattaway, owner of Adult Toy Storage in Altamont Springs, near Orlando.Hattaway's facility, which has enough space for 1,600 RVs and boats in both indoor and outside facilities, was about 80% full at press-time."When I opened in 1989," Hattaway said, "I was the only one serving the Orlando community.I think there's 22 today in the yellow pages."
Other factors influencing the RV storage business, beyond supply and demand and the price of real estate, include the cost of insurance and local regulations.In Altamont Springs, for example, businesses are required to install fire sprinklers in buildings larger than 15,000-square feet, even though sprinklers would have little effect controlling a fire involving gasoline or diesel powered motorhomes, Hattaway
said.The rising cost of insurance is also a significant hurdle for individuals considering the self-storage business."The biggest hurdle for us is the price of insurance," Hattaway
Former GOAA members Robert ...
Former GOAA members Robert Hattaway, Jose Rey and Jeanne VanMeter; Namibia Consul Stephen Snively; Orlando City Commissioner Sam Ings; and Czech Republic Consul Roman Inochovsky each received at least 10 days of free parking.
The authority gives former board chairpersons, such as Martinez and Hattaway
, lifetime parking privileges.