We take vision and turn it into reality.

PROCESS

Looking ahead, evolving with the market, and having all the pieces of the puzzle.

TEAM

Locally led, our team is made up of industry veterans known for their experience.

PROJECTS

Constructing infrastructure for subdivisions and developing ground-up hotels, since 1973.

OUR PROCESS

We believe in taking a programmatic approach in all things. Executing complex projects with efficiency means having all 4 pieces of the puzzle:

1

Deeply rooted relationships provide us with access to the financing your project requires.

2

A solid understanding of the entitlement process means a smooth, lower-risk execution.

3

Nearly 50 years of experience makes navigating complex permitting come naturally.

4

Dozens of successful subdivision projects equates to faster, easier, platting.

OUR TEAM

Beginning with underground utilities in 1970, Dipak Jobalia paved the way for the future of Jobalia Development Group. Since taking the reigns as CEO in 2004, his son, Anand Jobalia, and supporting executive team, have lead JDG through continued growth.

ANAND JOBALIA
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

DIPAK JOBALIA
 

KEVIN HINES
PRESIDENT OF DEVELOPMENT AND CONSTRUCTION

THOMAS MEHEGAN
PRESIDENT OF RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT

COLETTE MCBRIDGE
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

ETHAN BULLOCK
PROJECT COORDINATOR

LOGAN CARTER
PROJECT COORDINATOR

FELICIA FONSECA
OFFICE & FINANCE MANAGER

ANAND
JOBALIA

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

After earning a degree in Economics and Finance from Emory University and spending several years working as a real estate investment banker, Anand joined the family business in 2004 and took over the reins as CEO of Jobalia Development Group. As an active investor and developer of residential communities and commercial projects, he and his partners have worked on projects throughout the entire state of Florida. Anand was born and raised in Volusia County and is married to Dr. Reena Sachdev. Together, they enjoy raising two children while serving their community.

DIPAK
JOBALIA

After moving to the U.S. in the 60’s and earning his Masters in Business Administration, Dipak Jobalia started and grew his company into one of the largest underground utility companies in Central Florida. Since focusing on investing in single-family communities and home-building in the 1980’s, Dipak has developed over 10,000 residential lots and built over 500 homes. In addition to investing in limited-service hotels including Hampton Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Marriott Fairfield Inn, and Hilton Garden Inn, he was also involved in the formation and sale of three local community banks. Mr. Jobalia currently resides in Ormond Beach with his wife and is an active golfer, traveler, and explorer.

KEVIN
HINES

PRESIDENT OF DEVELOPMENT AND CONSTRUCTION

With an impressive hospitality operations background, along with his construction and architectural experience, Kevin Hines is a key addition to our team. As President of Development and Construction, he collaborates with partner architecture, construction, and design teams and is proficient in working with local governing agencies to obtain the necessary permitting and approvals. Kevin has worked on many projects including the Hard Rock Hotel in Daytona Beach, the Aloft in Denver, the Moxy in San Diego, and more. Mr. Hines uses his financial insights and experience to find innovative ways to cut costs, improve staff productivity, and increase revenue for the projects he is part of.

THOMAS
MEHEGAN

PRESIDENT OF RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT

Our President of Residential Development, Thomas Mehegan Sr., has been in the land development / underground utility business since 1972. Tom spent the last 50 years working side-by-side with Dipak Jobalia, gaining extensive experience in underground construction including gas and electrical. Mr. Mehegan was involved in developing many of the large subdivisions in the area including Pelican Bay in Daytona Beach, Venetian Bay in New Smyrna Beach, and Countryside in Port Orange. During his time with JDG, he has oversaw the development of land, permitting, platting, and turnover for some of our biggest projects. He has maintained his Underground Utility and General Contractor license for 25 years.

COLETTE 
MCBRIDGE

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Colette McBride is our Chief Financial Officer. She joined the Company in 2023 and is responsible for financial management, accounting and reporting, controls, information technology and human resources. She also assists with the company’s long-term business planning and development. A graduate from Stetson University with a B.A., business administration, and with a 5th year upper accounting certificate and is a Florida Certified Public Accountant, Mrs. McBride started her public accounting career with James Moore & Company. Colette advanced rapidly through the organization to become a Tax Manager for the Regional Accounting Firm. She supervised, planned, budgeted and reviewed corporate and individual tax returns. Managed sales tax and IRS audits. Assisted with Mergers and Acquisitions. Responsible for billing, collections and marketing. Recruited, trained, supervised and evaluated professional accountants. She then went to work with U.S. Foodservice, a nation’s leading food distributor where she was responsible for the company’s financial planning, analysis,  reporting and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance for the Port Orange division. She worked with the Division President to grow sales from $28 million to $350 million. She successfully developed and managed a group of up to 20 people handling accounting, operations and IT functions with little turnover. She developed and strengthened the internal controls and loss prevention functions in order to safeguard the company assets. From U.S. Foodservice she joined Stonewood Holdings as a Vice President of Finance. The large restaurant chain group operated 16 Stonewood Grills and 4 Peach Valley Café’s. She was responsible for all financial reporting, Board relations, investor relations, strategic planning, financial & operational analysis, accounting, informational technology, legal and human resources.  Colette has three children and has been married to her husband Tom, for over 25 Years.

ETHAN
BULLOCK

PROJECT COORDINATOR

Project Coordinator Ethan Bullock started his career with us as an intern. Already having some insight into the world of development and construction management thanks to his father Scott’s career, he was inspired by the family aspect and work ethic of the Jobalia team. A former student-athlete with 2 different business degrees from Oklahoma State University, he has stepped into his role with confidence. Outside of work he enjoys indulging in great food, drinks, and conversations with friends in his beautiful hometown, Winter Park.

LOGAN
CARTER

PROJECT COORDINATOR

Logan Carter is a driven and versatile professional whose journey has seamlessly transitioned from the football field to the dynamic world of real estate development. Born with a passion for both athletics and business, Carter has demonstrated a desire to learn and succeed in a career full of growth and opportunity. 

A native of Texas, Carter excelled academically and athletically from a young age. He pursued his undergraduate studies at Oklahoma State University, where he earned a degree in Human Nutritional Sciences while also making significant contributions to the university’s football team from 2016 to 2021. His time on the field not only honed his athletic skills but also instilled in him the values of teamwork, perseverance, and discipline that would later prove invaluable in his professional endeavors. 

Following his collegiate football career, Carter embarked on a new chapter by joining the XFL’s Orlando Guardians for a season, showcasing his athleticism and determination at a professional level. However, Carter’s ambitions extended beyond the confines of the football field, leading him to pursue further education and professional opportunities. 

Driven by a passion for learning, Carter earned a Master’s degree in Health Care Administration, enhancing his knowledge and skills in organizational management and strategic planning. Equipped with a solid educational foundation and a wealth of experience in competitive environments, Carter set his sights on the realm of real estate development. 

Today, Logan Carter serves as a Project Coordinator for Jobalia, a prominent real estate development company. In this role, he plays a pivotal role in the company’s operations, leveraging his expertise to facilitate various aspects of project management. From assisting with land closing procedures to overseeing final plat recordation and supporting project closeouts across different municipalities, Carter demonstrates meticulous attention to detail and a proactive approach to problem-solving. 

With his unique blend of academic excellence and professional acumen, Logan Carter continues to make significant contributions to the real estate industry. His commitment to excellence and unwavering dedication serves as a testament to his remarkable journey from the gridiron to the boardroom, where he takes pride in providing a product to help people fulfil their goals of homeownership.

FELICIA
FONSECA

OFFICE & FINANCE MANAGER

Felicia Fonseca joined Jobalia Development Group in 2021 as the Executive Assistant to both Anand and Dipak Jobalia, she still holds that position as well as Office and Finance Manager. Felicia works extremely close with our CFO to maintain banking relationships, all Day-to-Day financial transactions, assists in the month-end close process, journal entries, reconciling balance sheet accounts, and analyzing variances. Produces accurate daily, and monthly bank reconciliations. Reconcile and analyze intercompany activity. Ensures compliance with local, state, and federal government requirements. She provides effective communication with other departments to provide insight and to help facilitate many transactions and assist with managing projects. Felicia started her career at Lohman Funeral Homes working directly under Nancy Lohman as her executive and personal assistant. From there she then went to work with Kingspan Insulated Panels where she handled accounts receivable and collections for their Deland, FL division, she advanced quickly becoming the US and Canada AR/Collections Supervisor. From Kingspan Insulated Panels she joined United Water Restoration & Drewry Site Development as their Financial Manager where she gained vast experience in Accounting & Financial Management. Responsible for all financial reporting, collections, accounts payable, and human resources. She has over 20 years of Office Management & Accounting experience. Felicia has been married to her husband Tom for 10 years with 3 children and 2 grandchildren.

OUR PROJECTS

With extensive experience working with industry leaders like Hilton, Marriott, and the largest home builder in America, Jobalia Development Group is positioned for even the most complex of projects.

To download a copy of our recent projects list please click the button below.

airpark village

This beautifully planned project located in Edgewater, Florida features over 100 townhome lots with a generous typical lot size.

111
Townhome Lots

27.81
Gross Acreage

25′-35′ x 95′
Typical Lot Size

stokes landing

Located in historic St. Augustine, this large townhome project features nearly 300 lots spanning 34 acres.

286
Townhome Lots

33.46
Gross Acreage

15′ x 95′
Typical Lot Size

new berlin

This townhome community in Jacksonville, Florida features 106, 16′ x 60′ lots on over 8 acres.

106
Townhome Lots
8.19
Gross Acreage
16′ x 60′
Typical Lot Size

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