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SRS Real Estate Partners has acquired Tampa-based full service commercial real estate firm Meridian Retail Group

SRS Real Estate Partners Acquires Meridian Retail Group

SRS Real Estate Partners has acquired Tampa-based full service commercial real estate firm Meridian Retail Group. 

This expands SRS’ footprint in Florida with five new team members. Meridian co-founders John Fahey and Tyler McRae are joining SRS as senior vice presidents and market leaders. They will lead the Tampa office along with SRS Executive Vice President and Managing Principal John Artope.

Fahey brings more than 20 years of experience in commercial real estate brokerage, development, and capital markets. He’s worked on projects with a cumulative value exceeding $800 million. 

McRae has spent more than 15 years working with retailers, landlords, developers, and investors around the country. He helped grow a boutique real estate firm into a regional company with more than $1 billion in annual sales.

Grant Burt, Caroline Connelly and Jacob Rasnick are also joining SRS from Meridian to focus on tenant representation and leasing for retail clients.


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About Angela Noote

Angela Noote is a native of Northern California and graduated from Chico State with a degree in public relations. After college she moved to the Central Coast and worked first in ad sales then in editorial, eventually spending more than a decade as a print reporter and editor. She detoured into design work at a printer/publisher, and with a partner eventually opened a boutique full-service marketing agency. Moving into corporate communications, she built and managed several successful marketing teams in the hospitality, financial services, and nonprofit industries. Most recently she was an internal comms manager in the tech sector. After a long stint spent in Georgia (Go Dawgs), she moved to Baton Rouge, LA and has written for clients in the financial, luxury imports, higher ed, commercial cleaning, and medical equipment industries. Her son is a media arts major at the University of South Carolina, and her husband owns a comedy theater in Baton Rouge, where you can often find Angi teaching improv classes, leading corporate training events, or doing an occasional stand up set.

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