Executive Recruiter Posted Accused Madam's Bond | NBC New York

Executive Recruiter Posted Accused Madam's Bond

Bonnie Lunt, said to be a family friend, posted the bond to free Anna Gristina from jail

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    (Published Wednesday, June 27, 2012)

    The family friend who posted bond for an accused multimillion-dollar Manhattan madam is a New York executive recruiter who has been noted for her charitable efforts in Ecuador.

    Court records made public Wednesday show Bonnie Lunt put up the money that got Anna Gristina out of jail after four months. Gristina was released Tuesday on $250,000 bond.
    Lunt has specialized in putting women in high-level advertising jobs. She also is a director of a nonprofit disaster-relief group and has led its efforts to provide medical care and education in Azama, a village in Ecuador.
    A possible phone number for her rang unanswered.
    A suburban mother of four, Gristina is charged with running a high-end escort service. She has pleaded not guilty and says she was just starting a dating business.

    Get the latest from NBC 4 New York anytime, anywhere. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Google+. Get our apps here and sign up for email newsletters here. Get breaking news delivered right to your phone -- just text NYBREAKING to 639710. For more info, text HELP. To end, text STOP. Message and data rates may apply.