A team of smart, driven, fun, quirky, thoughtful, meticulous and well-rounded individuals.
Michael is trained in all aspects of retail and restaurant development, including site selection, design, construction, legal supervision, financing, leasing, marketing and property management. Now specializing in placemaking, Mike leads CANA in the masterplanning and development of projects across the country, with a focus on food halls, marketplaces and mixed-use spaces.
Nick’s expertise in restaurant management, restaurant consulting, title representation, tenant representation, landlord representation, retail and development ensures that his clients goals are met. A graduate of St. Paul’s and McDaniel College, Nick leads CANA’s leasing team.
Kelly Duffy grew up in New Jersey before making Philadelphia her adopted home. She graduated from Temple University with a Master’s of Tourism & Hospitality Management. With a love for creating experiences for people, Kelly fell into the event planning world. In Spring 2018, Kelly joined CANAdev as Marketplace Manager at The Bourse . As Regional Manager, Kelly now oversees all Marketplace Managers.
Andy built 15 years of experience in restaurants, including owning and operating Maggie’s Farm (2012-2017), where she developed an enthusiasm for business, social media and marketing. Andy joined CANAdev in early 2018 as Marketplace Manager of Cross Street Market, and now supports the public market’s Marketing & Events. Additionally, she manages the CANAdev brand.
Alison is experienced in corporate restaurant development and real estate asset management. Her main focus is coordinating all aspects of a project’s life cycle, from pre-development to stabilization. Alison graduated from Marymount Manhattan with a degree in Business Management and concentration in Finance and Investments. When she’s not on the move or at work, you can find her tasting anything and everything new the food & beverage world has to offer.
Lauren began her career in hospitality in Saratoga Springs, New York, and made Boston her home in 2010. Before joining CANAdev as the Marketplace Manager of High Street Place, she helped successfully launch a number of Boston-based start-ups in roles that highlighted her experience in marketing & events project management. Colleagues and friends refer to Lauren as a human Zagat, as she is a go-to resource for dining recommendations in Boston and dozens of other cities. Lauren is looking to reshape Boston’s dining experience and build community.
Emil is a videographer and editor, and FAA licensed remote pilot originally from Romania. Based in Annapolis, Emil joined CANAdev in 2019. Emil combines his love for travel and film, telling stories and sharing the perspectives of people through video and short documentaries. As Digital Producer, Emil brings his knowledge, creative eye and expertise to each project.
Katie Zulty is a Baltimore native who graduated from Virginia Tech. Prior to joining CANAdev, she obtained her real estate license and worked as a sales manager for a residential real estate team. She joined CANA in 2017 as Operations Manager and has since transitioned in to a leasing role.
Arthur Etchells is a native Philadelphian, passionate about his city. He has had a diverse career in everything from software testing to journalism. He began his own food and drink blog that he eventually sold to Philadelphia magazine. There, Etchells covered Philadelphia’s restaurant and bar scene for six years. Then he made decided to focus on drinks, managing Philadelphia operations for a craft distiller. Now he’s at CANAdev as the Marketplace Manager for The Bourse, just four blocks from where he grew up.
Matt Holman is a Baltimore native, and attended the University of North Carolina. Before joining the CANAdev team, Matt was involved in the sales process as a Loan Officer at First Home Mortgage in Timonium. Joining the team in 2017 as Project Manager, Matt is involved in all facets of the development process, including organizing, communicating, and monitoring various parts of multiple projects.
Candice joined CANAdev in April 2019 as Marketplace Manager for Cross Street Market. With a background in hospitality and commercial development and construction, she brings nearly a decade of relevant experience to the team. Candice has spearheaded marketing and events for exciting projects across the country and is proud to call Baltimore home.
Hannah grew up with views of Philadelphia’s cityscape from her small town in New Jersey. A recent graduate from Rowan University, with a BA in Advertising and BS in Marketing, she dreamed of taking her passion and creativity across the Delaware River into Philadelphia. She began that journey in September 2018 as the Events & Marketing intern at The Bourse. Little did she know, she would be working in the same building her grandfather had shined shoes during the Great Depression. Today, Hannah enjoys promoting this historic building to locals and tourists alike as Events and Marketing Coordinator.