The Team

We’re proud to provide training and continuing education to each of our employees.

Vero Beach Management

tommy aiello head shotTommy Aiello, Founder, President Tommy developed his passion for horticulture at the age of 5 from working in his grandfather’s vegetable garden in New Jersey. He studied horticulture at the University of Maryland and began his career in Pasadena, Maryland working in a Garden Center. He relocated to Jupiter, Florida in 1984 and trained under legendary Nurseryman, Roy S. Rood. He founded Aiello Landscape Inc. in September 1994. Tommy and his wife Mary have five children. His hobbies include Gardening, Running, Golf, and traveling the state of Florida.
susy bryan head shotSusy Meade, Office Manager Susy grew up in Miami. She discovered her passion for numbers while she was working for her family’s business during high school. She has worked for Aiello Landscape since 2003 and is grateful for the opportunity to be a part of Aiello’s team. Susy enjoys spending time with her family and friends, staying fit and healthy and being a positive influence in helping others reach their fitness goals.

julia buddendorf head shotJulia 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.

dan crisafulli head shotDan 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 head shotJoe 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.

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.

Vero Beach Management

tommy aiello head shotTommy Aiello, Founder, President Tommy developed his passion for horticulture at the age of 5 from working in his grandfather’s vegetable garden in New Jersey. He studied horticulture at the University of Maryland and began his career in Pasadena, Maryland working in a Garden Center. He relocated to Jupiter, Florida in 1984 and trained under legendary Nurseryman, Roy S. Rood. He founded Aiello Landscape Inc. in September 1994. Tommy and his wife Mary have five children. His hobbies include Gardening, Running, Golf, and traveling the state of Florida.

dan crisafulli head shotDan 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.

susy bryan head shotSusy Meade, Office Manager Susy grew up in Miami. She discovered her passion for numbers while she was working for her family’s business during high school. She has worked for Aiello Landscape since 2003 and is grateful for the opportunity to be a part of Aiello’s team. Susy enjoys spending time with her family and friends, staying fit and healthy and being a positive influence in helping others reach their fitness goals.

joe brazina head shotJoe 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 head shotJulia 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.

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.

Gardening

We create a custom program to meet your garden’s needs and, ensure maximum beauty.
 

Container Creations

Whether you are looking to freshen an interior space or simply welcome your guests with flowers at the front door.

 

Landscape Installation

We have been providing landscape installation for residential and commercial clients for over 20 years.
 

Hardscape

We expertly stack and lay natural rock to create any number of different landscape features.

 

Synthetic Turf

Synthetic turf is now available for installation in all commercial and residential settings.

 

Tree Relocation

We use sound horticultural practices to ensure the safe relocation of your trees.
 

Gardening

We create a custom program to meet your garden’s needs and, ensure maximum beauty.
 

Container Creations

We are passionate gardeners that look over every detail throughout an installation process.
 

Landscape Installation

We have been providing landscape installation for residential and commercial clients for over 20 years.
 

Tree Relocation

We use sound horticultural practices to ensure the safe relocation of your trees.
 

VERO BEACH

2047 47 Street
Vero Beach, FL 32967
Tel.(772) 563-0071
Fax (772) 563-0767