Mr. DeNicola has over twenty-five years of experience in the Commercial Real Estate Industry. Prior to founding GJD Real Estate Advisors, He served as the Director of Retail Development for Atlanta for California based Panattoni Development Company, and had previously worked for a joint venture with New York based AIG Global Real Estate developing retail and mixed-use properties. He began his career with the S&P 500 REIT, Regency Centers, where He served as a Commercial Real Estate Executive in Florida, Atlanta, and Washington D.C.
During His career, Mr. DeNicola has been responsible for sourcing and developing over 1-million square feet of retail and mixed-use development projects, and has completed over 300 commercial real estate transactions including the acquisition, development, financing, and leasing of more than 200 properties across all property sectors in 25 of the top 50 MSA’s in the United States.
Mr. DeNicola has served as a Board Member for the Jacksonville Easter Seals Society; the Community Service Chairperson for the Society of St. Joseph in Tampa; and is a recipient of the Circle of Compassion Award from The Humane Society of the United States. He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers; a licensed Real Estate Broker in Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, and Tennessee; and holds BSBA Degrees in Marketing and Real Estate; and an MBA in Real Estate and Urban Analysis from The University of Florida.