August 2, 2022

Mente Group Adds New Team Member

Mente Group Adds New Team Member

Kyle Bonda Named Managing Director for the Northeast

Kyle Bonda Named Managing Director for the NortheastDallas, Texas, August 2, 2022….Mente Group is pleased to announce that Kyle “K.B.” Bonda has joined the company as the Managing Director for the Northeast. Bonda’s knowledge and experience in the industry includes aircraft sales and acquisitions, market intelligence, aircraft marketing, operations, charter and management.

Bonda first developed a passion for aviation while serving in the U.S. Navy. After a successful consulting career in the high-end luxury automotive industry, Bonda transitioned to the aviation industry in 2017. He served as a Sales Specialist for four years with Avjet Global before moving to the role of Sales Director at NexGen Flight Solutions.

“We’re very pleased to welcome Kyle to Mente Group,” said Brian Proctor, President and CEO. “His past experience coupled with his passion and enthusiasm for aviation make him a great fit for providing clients with the resources and solutions they need.”

Bonda holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Government from East Stroudsburg University. His background also includes leadership experience with international non-profit organizations.

“I’m excited to be working with Mente Group,” added Bonda. “I look forward to expanding my knowledge and expertise and ultimately best serving my clients.”

About Mente Group

Mente Group, an aviation advisory and brokerage firm, offers a comprehensive array of aviation consulting services to include fleet planning, buying and selling of new and preowned aircraft, appraisals and residual value forecasting, flight department startups, completion and refurbishment, audits and operational alignment, and Mente 360, a scalable, reliable and cost-effective corporate aviation asset advisory program. With offices in Dallas, Chicago, Kansas City, Orlando, Baltimore/DC area and Portland, Oregon, Mente Group professionals have handled more than $10.5 billion in aircraft transactions, compiled more than 60 years of aviation experience, and executed more than 500 business jet deliveries. Mente Group is a member of International Aircraft Dealers Association (IADA), National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and the National Aircraft Finance Association (NAFA). For more information, please visit




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