James Aires

James M. Aries

Senior Vice President, Director of Acquisitions

Mr. Aries has served as Senior Vice President, Director of Acquisitions since 2008. From 2001 until his appointment as Senior Vice President, Director of Acquisitions, Mr. Aries served as Vice President of Leasing and Acquisitions. Mr. Aries began his career as a Director of Real Estate for The Melville Corporation, one of the largest retailers in the country. Subsequently, he held senior leasing positions with Bryant Development Corp. in Purchase, NY and Kin Properties Inc. in White Plains, NY. He received his B.A. from Tufts University in Medford, MA and his J.D. from the Benjamin Cardozo School of Law in New York, NY. Jim is past chairman of the Planning Committee of the NY International Council of Shopping Centers and is a member of the NY State Bar Association.