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Vero Beach Management
Dan Crisafulli, Vice President
Dan is a partner of Aiello Landscape of Vero Beach and leads the Gardening Services division. He is a Florida native and graduate of Florida State University graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in History and Political Science. He is a Florida Certified Horticultural Professional through Florida Nursery, Growers & Landscape Association. Dan is committed to guiding Aiello Landscape to achieve the highest level of customer satisfaction through excellent service, quality gardening, and a strong professional team.
Dan, his wife Samantha, daughter, and son reside in Wabasso Beach and enjoy traveling as well as other outdoor activities.
Joe Brazina, Purchasing Manager
Joe is from New Jersey and relocated to Florida after graduating from Seton Hall University. He entered the horticulture industry in 2005. He has a passion for flowers and container design. He has been an employee of Aiello Landscape of Vero Beach since 2011. Joe enjoys spending time outside, working on his own garden, taking road trips and collecting sports memorabilia.
Julia Buddendorf, Garden Accounts Manager
Originally from New Jersey, Julia spent many years working in the service industry, but she longed for the sun and relocated to Florida. She quickly fell in love with all the planting possibilities Florida provides and has been working in the nursery and container design industry ever since. She has been an employee of Aiello Landscape of Vero Beach since 2011. Julia loves photography and if she takes your picture you will actually get a real printed picture from her! She enjoys the beach and riding around on her big Kahuna bike.
Will Estes, Garden Accounts Manager
A Vero Beach native, Will’s passion for plants and horticulture began while working for his family’s citrus business, where he studied horticulture first hand. Looking to expand his passion and knowledge of plants he joined Aiello Landscape of Vero Beach in 2016. Will enjoys spending as much time as possible outdoors and on the river with his wife and kids.
Pete Benedict, Landscape Sales
Pete is a Vero Beach native, who returned to the area after a career in education. He has expertise in leading major projects, a background in serving client’s needs, and a love for the outdoors. This combination allows him to understand a client’s landscape goals and deliver on Aiello’s mission for service, quality, and professionalism. He also oversees the company’s training program and coordinates communications and other initiatives. When he’s not checking on a new landscape installation, he’s waterskiing on the Indian River.