Old Bridge, N.J. – R.J. Brunelli & Co. Inc. has been named the tenant representation for Athena Learning Centers, Burger King Corporation and D'Angelo Italian Market. Headquartered in Princeton, N.J., Athena Learning Centers currently has five company-owned and franchised locations in Middletown, N.J.; Orlando, Fla.; and Katy, College Station, and Coppell, Texas. Additional locations are currently scheduled to open in Marlboro, Princeton and Freehold, N.J. The company is seeking 1,600- to 2,000-square-foot end-cap or pad spaces in strip centers.
R.J. Brunelli will assist the company and its franchisees with site selection in Northeast and Mid-Atlantic markets within a five-hour drive of its New Jersey office. Outside that area, the firm will work with affiliate brokers who are part of the national Realty Resources network, as well as independent brokers in those areas that are not covered by Realty Resources members.
In its Burger King assignment, R.J. Brunelli will be working with Burger King Corporation to find locations for its franchisees in five central New Jersey counties: Middlesex, Monmouth, Ocean, Somerset and Hunterdon. The chain is seeking freestanding or shopping center end-cap spaces of 3,000 to 3,500 square feet that can accommodate a drive-thru window, with parking for approximately 45 cars.
D'Angelo, based in Princeton, is seeking to expand by opening 2,000-square-foot, company-operated locations in power centers throughout New Jersey. The store offers take-home Italian cuisine, deli foods, pizza, baked goods, convenience groceries, gift baskets, and corporate and home catering services.
— Scott Reid