Director of Development
Andy Bottaro joined Kimco Realty Corporation in February 2016 and is the Director of Development for projects in the Mid-Atlantic Region. He oversees redevelopment, development, entitlement, design, and construction matters on various projects. Since joining Kimco, he is presently working on projects in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Northern Delaware. These projects include value-add initiatives ranging from ground-up developments, redevelopment and mixed-use opportunities.
Prior to joining Kimco, Bottaro worked at Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (PREIT), as Vice President of Development. PREIT is a regional developer, owner and manager of open air centers and traditional enclosed malls. During his 17 years at PREIT, he was responsible for all aspects of the development and construction process including Site Due Diligence, Conceptual Planning, Design, Entitlements and Construction.
Bottaro also worked as Development Director/Tenant Coordinator for the Richard I Rubin Company, a privately owned company in Philadelphia, PA, responsible for all aspects of the development of Commercial and Retail projects. He earned his BS in Landscape Architecture from Pennsylvania State University and a MBA in Finance from Drexel University.