Tom Nicholson Sr. was a banker and part time real estate developer for over 40 years. During the great depression he was placed in charge of assisting families struggling with their financial obligations. Tom Sr. retired as Senior Vice President of what is now Bank of America. 

Tom Nicholson, Jr. attended Roanoke College in 1950-51, at which time he was drafted to serve in the Army during the Korean conflict. Tom was subsequently captured and held as a prisoner of war for two years until his release as part of the armistice agreement at the end of the war. Tom Jr. began his career in Real Estate in the late '50's and formed what is now The Nicholson Companies in 1962. Tom developed the first self storage facility in the State of Virginia in 1973 and has been in the self storage business continuously since that time.

Tom Nicholson III joined his father in the self storage business in 1979 after earning a BLA, four way degree in Business, English, Biology and Psychology from Roanoke College. Tom has been active in the development, construction and management of self storage facilities since that time. All three Nicholsons have been lifelong residents of Norfolk Va. Call us at (757) 998-8481 or complete the form below to discuss further.