The FOND Development Group


FOND, founded in 1999, is a privately held limited liability company headquartered in Central Florida, with operations extending across the eastern United States, and beyond.  FOND specializes in real estate design development, construction, management, and commercial loan brokerage.  The FOND Brand is synonymous with excellence in clearly recognized philanthropic achievements, and a reputation gained through decidedly ethical business principles.


MRS is a Certified WOSB/EDWOSB/DBE, limited liability company located in Central Oklahoma; a proprietary, invention/solution-based organization established to provide emergency/disaster management, homeland security, and cyber security consulting, as well as to produce and maintain exceptional products and services across multiple industry platforms through expert knowledge, superior leadership, unparalleled research and development (R&D), and impeccable branding strategies.  

Witt Global Partners

Witt Global Partners is a comprehensive bipartisan lobbying, strategic business consulting, and disaster advisory services firm with 200 years experience in public service and government relations.

Anthony Fond Bio

Founder and CEO

Anthony Fond has an innate ability to recognize quality opportunities in a complex and ever-changing marketplace. His meticulously selected team excels in finding opportunities that may be overlooked by other investors because of poor management, marketing, or infrastructure issues. The company’s past performance shows a proven track record of setting goals for investors based on sound fundamentals. The core philosophy is instrumental in achieving high returns while managing appropriate risk. Over the years, FOND worked diligently to produce asset value from investors income producing properties successfully.    

Mr. Fond brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to “THE FOND ORGANIZATION” (THE FOND/MRS ORGANIZATION, The FOND Development Group), and is a co-inventor for numerous "FOND/MRS ORGANIZATION" R&D projects. His extensive credentials demonstrate successes achieved through all-encompassing business insight, a strong entrepreneurial spirit, and an exceptional executive leadership ability.  

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Belinda "Bella" Bentley, Ph.D. Bio


In eight (8) years, Dr. Bentley obtained an AAS in Emergency Management, a BT in Emergency Responder Administration, an MS in Homeland Security, and a Ph.D. in Emergency Management. Dr. Bentley has over 20 years boots-on-the-ground experience on the front lines of disaster events consisting of, acts of terrorism (OKC Bombing-9/11), missing children (Kirsten Renee Hatfield), natural disasters (tornados-floods-hurricanes-etc.), mass casualty events (OKC bombing, 9/11), auto accidents, etc.   Her vision for MRS and “THE FOND ORGANIZATION” (THE FOND/MRS ORGANIZATION, The FOND Development Group) encompasses a combination of Transformational and Servant Leadership, and she believes in leading by example using a framework of open-door communication practices at all levels in an atmosphere that upholds integrity, honesty, and ethically-based principles. 

Dr. Bentley delivers superior Risk Management Services, and is a co-inventor for numerous resilience-based / disaster-resistant products , and her impeccable research proficiency and comprehension allow for extensive design, viability, and applicability across multiple industry platforms. She reviews manuscript submittals for the International Journal of Cyber Criminology, and in previous years, she specialized in public relations and marketing, as well as real estate and property management, which gives her a unique edge in mitigation and prevention strategies across the board.   

Dr. Bentley’s creative drive, intuitive leadership ability, and instinctual outside-the-box thinking allow for dynamic and lucrative research and development projects that focus on community resilience, critical and strategic mitigation practices, and pragmatic solutions to rebuild the nation’s critical infrastructure. Her foresight is to create a legacy that will lead the nation in sound implementation practices that encourage and promote her profound passion; to protect and defend life and property from natural and man-made disasters. 

Dr. Bentley brings a unique, innovative talent to “THE FOND ORGANIZATION.” Her ability to visualize solutions to challenging problems through the development of carefully engineered products provides substantial opportunity for resilient community redevelopment and significant ROI.