John W. Robinett

Senior Vice President
300 South Grand
9th Floor
Los Angeles, California 90403
United States
Tel: +1 310 477-9585



John Robinett has over 30 years of experience working in the planning, development, and operations of cultural and leisure facilities. Mr. Robinett leads AECO M’s Economics team (formerly Economics Research Associates) and is located out of the Los Angeles office. Prior to his current position, he was the managing director of the firm’s European office, headquartered in London.

Over his 30 year career, Mr. Robinett has consulted for major cultural and financial institutions, US and foreign governments, and private sector developers and operators. His museum and cultural facility experience includes art museums, history museums, science museums, cultural centers, children’s museums, historical properties and heritage centers, performing arts centers and theaters, and aquariums.

He has also evaluated the audiences, demand, and financial viability of various performing arts venues including amphitheaters, performing arts centers, and specialty theaters. Mr. Robinett’s technical expertise includes market and financial analysis, strategic and operational consulting, conceptual evaluation, organizational consulting, and finance.