The Stonehedge Funding, LLC management team has a thirty year track record of entrepreneurial success, experience in every aspect of the business and exceptional expertise in real estate. Investment and development, commercial banking, and transactional law. They Know your business. In addition to lending the two key players also do their own Flips and Portfolio acquisitions. The key members of day to day operations of the Company’s management team are: James M. Bennett and Linda Tosto. Other Key members/partners are Robert J. Borghese, Stephen A. Bennett and Edward W. Bennett. The following are biographies of the management team members:

James M. Bennett – President and CEO

  • President, CEO, and Founder of Stonehedge Funding, LLC.
  • Founder of numerous real estate partnerships and Bennett Brothers Development Co., LLC., which owns and manages approx. 300 properties in the Philadelphia area. Has personally renovated well over 500 properties.
  • Formerly a commercial real estate and construction lender with Continental Bank
  • M.B.A. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania with a concentration in real estate, finance and entrepreneurial management; B.A. in economics from Franklin and Marshall College


Linda Tosto – Vice President in charge of Lending

  • Vice President of Lending with Stonehedge Funding, LLC and has been with the Company since 2005. Has been in the Real Estate Business for 28+ years and is extremely knowledgeable in her profession.
  • Responsible for new business development, customer relations and portfolio management.
  • Underwrites & originates mortgage loans. Responsible for loan portfolio management, along with managing the construction draws for current renovation Projects.
  • Pennsylvania Realtor / Sales Associate for over 28 years, Currently licensed with Liberty Bell Real Estate, and has been an investor for over 30 years..
  • 30 + years experience in Philadelphia area real estate sales.
  • Experienced real estate investor and rehabber.
  • Seasoned veteran with experience in over 1,500 transactions


Robert J. Borghese

  • Member, Stonehedge Funding, LLC
  • Corporate Attorney, Borghese Law Firm, focusing on advising early stage and emerging growth companies on transactional issues including new venture
    initiation, mergers and acquisitions, corporate debt and equity financings, and contract negotiations
  • Faculty, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, teaching courses on legal aspects of entrepreneurship, venture initiation, and mergers and acquisitions
  • J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, M.A. in financial economics from Cambridge University, England; BS in finance from The Wharton School of The University of Pennsylvania
  • Author of M&A from Planning to Integration: Executing Acquisitions
    and Increasing Shareholder Value published by McGraw-Hill Publishers


Stephen A. Bennett

  • Member, Stonehedge Funding, LLC
  • Internet Platform Sales Director, Oracle Corporation
  • 20 years experience in managing, selling and developing software and enterprise software solutions for Oracle
  • M.B.A. from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, M.S.E.E from Stanford University, B.S.E.E. from University of Pennsylvania


Edward W. Bennett

  • Member, Stonehedge Funding, LLC
  • Managing Director for numerous real estate partnerships
  • Founding partner of Bennett Brothers Development Co, LLC,.
  • Owns and manages over 100 properties in the Philadelphia area
  • B.A. in English from The University of Maryland