Our Retail Services Team

John Aiello

John Aiello is the Principal of Strategic Retail Advisors (SRA) South Division, which is based in Jupiter, Florida. SRA South was formed in April of 2003 as a real estate consulting and brokerage firm focusing on tenant representation and retail development throughout the southeastern United States and Puerto Rico. SRA South is actively representing Chico’s, White House/Black Market, Ann Taylor, Mother’s Work, Kirkland’s, Jillian’s, Jim Ball, Inc., Limited Too, Pacific Sunwear, Liz Claiborne Shoes, Hat World, and Maggie Moo’s Ice Cream.

John is also a partner in two retail developments with Turnberry & Associates (Destin Commons and Davie Commons) and was instrumental in finding the development site and merchandising and leasing the shopping centers. John has done extensive work in high profile markets like South Beach, where he leased the Lincoln Road Theater and placed retailers such as Sunglass Hut, Banana Republic, Ann Taylor Loft, The Gap, Anthropologie, and White House/Black Market on Lincoln Road.

John has vast experience in other high profile Florida markets such as Park Avenue in Winter Park, St. Armand’s Circle, 5th Avenue in Naples, and Duvall Street in Key West.

Prior to SRA, John worked at Retail Estate where he helped to develop their Tenant Representation Group. John previously worked in-house as Director of Real Estate for The Gap, Sunglass Hut, and Merry Go Round, where he gained a vast array of knowledge working directly for retailers. John is a graduate of the University of South Florida and is married with three daughters.