Posted May 7, 2024

Cydney L’Hoste is Named Regional Director of Business Development, Atlantic Sales Territory for Elevate Structures

Elevate Structures is a national leader in the self-storage industry. 

Cydney L’Hoste, current Director of Pre-Construction and former Construction Project Manager, will take responsibility as the Regional Director of Business Development for the Atlantic Sales Territory, including Delaware, Florida, Maryland, North Carolina, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia.

Cydney has spent years providing excellent service to Elevate’s customers. Her knowledge in value engineering, design, and pricing, as well as managing physical construction in the field gives her the expertise our customers can rely upon when building.

Elevate’s President, Richard Allen states, “With a positive outlook, natural advocacy for our customers, and deep experience, we believe Cydney is uniquely positioned to support customers from concept to completion. She will replace Kevin in this role, and they will partner to create a seamless customer transition.”

Kevin Neal, Elevate Regional Director of Business Development for the Atlantic Sales Territory, has resigned to pursue other opportunities. Kevin will continue working with Elevate during a transitionary period to ensure that our customers’ needs are fully met on current and in-process projects.

Allen emphasizes, “We are very appreciative of Kevin’s insight, experience, and contributions over the past 17 years and wish him success in all his future endeavors.”

About Elevate Structures

Headquartered in Villa Rica, Georgia, Elevate is a national leader in innovation and design for the self-storage industry with a dedicated nationwide team of experts who design, procure, and install metal building components for single-story, boat and RV storage, and multi-story self-storage buildings. Elevate is the exclusive provider of the patented Alpha Framing System, engineered to significantly shorten construction time for multi-story construction and eliminate concrete staining on partition panels.

About Central States

Central States Manufacturing, Inc. ( is 100% employee-owned. With over 1,300 employee-owners and 11 regional manufacturing facilities and others under construction, the company serves over 6,000 commercial, architectural, post frame, and residential contractors and customers across the United States. Central States is a leading manufacturer of a diverse range of metal roofing and wall panel profiles, along with a comprehensive line of trim, accessories, and structural purlins.