Canvas is
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We are a team of compassionate challengers

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Mission

Make the world more equitable
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Vision

The world’s leading diversity recruiting platform
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Strategy

To build a collaborative talent marketplace that creates more opportunity for everyone

Our Journey

Founded in November 2017 by Ben Herman and Adam Gefkovicz
Launched our MVP in July 2018 and grew the team to 10 people
Raised our series A funding in July 2019
April 2020 – more than 100 customers
2021 – Became Canvas
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Behind the Canvas

Our team is composed of people from every background and experience. We’re MLK Scholars, high school dropouts, former artists and working parents. We’re a passionate team of learners and doers with a bias for action. We encourage each other to remember and exercise our individual “why” in service to our mission.

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Aaron Cannon
VP of Product
Ultimate frisbee player
Midwesterner
Ally
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Jung Oh
Account Executive
Immigrant
Persuader
Student of the game
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Sabrina Yeung
Senior Product Manager
Photographer
Learner
Traveler
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Kat Hyland
GTM Operations
Retro Gaming Enthusiast
Philomath
Pasta Fanatic
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Sara Martinez
Content Marketing Manager
Overthinker
Previvor
Obsessed Dog Mom
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Megan Garrett
Senior Director of GTM Security & Data Privacy
Advocate
Adventurer
Thalassophile
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Emily McComb
Sales Development
Sconnie
Cat Queen
Outdoor Enthusiast
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Danny Chavez
Sales Development Representative
49er fanatic
2x Dog rescuer
Calzone Connoisseur
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Kelly Zeh
Chief of Staff/Director BizOps
Seeker
Challenger
Work In Progress
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Phil Ramos
Senior Manager of Channel Partnerships
First-generation college grad
World Traveler
Constantly Learning
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Savannah L. Barker
Director of People, Culture & Opportunity
Equity Warrior
Community Builder
Arts Enthusiast
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Austin Connelly
Software Engineer
Cat Dad
Homebody Extraordinaire
Soccer Player
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Sarah Amalfitano
Sales Development Representative
Co-Conspirator
Marylander
Learner
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Courtney Sabo
Senior Product Designer
Empathizer
Former D1 Squash Player
Rural Pennsylvanian
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Jacob Newman
Software Engineer
Animal Lover
Internet Junkie
Mindfulness Guru
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Phil Ross
Director of Strategic Operations
Bridge builder
Generalist
Analogy machine
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Collin Kennedy
Backend Engineer
Twin
Certified Cowboy Farmer
Adventure Seeker
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Bryce Catlin
VP of Engineering
Builder of Teams
Architect of Systems
Father of Humans
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Cody Nguyen
Software Engineer
Learner
Runner
Team Player
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Erin Chapman
Head of Talent
Advocate
Optimist
Negotiator
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Miguelina Muñiz
Director of Customer Success
Coffee Loving Latina
Christian Mom
Charismatic Introvert
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Kate Cygan Wray
Marketing Operations Manager
Book Nerd
Art Lover
Great Friend
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Christopher Williams
Senior Automation Engineer
Screenplay writer
Runner
Traveler
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Alec Johnson
Software Engineer
Mentor
Ally
Nerd
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Sarah Gorman
Senior Product Designer
Creator
Explorer
Pop Culture Expert
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David Affonso
Account Executive
Optimist
Avid Walker
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Brian Carmichael
GTM Strategic Partnerships & Impact Lead
Traveler
Athelete
Student
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Erin Kumar
Customer Success Manager
Immigrant
Ally
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Zama Khan Mohammed
Engineering Manager
Immigrant
Author
Proud Dad
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Jonathan Zoob
VP of Sales
Advocate
Family man
Hoops Enthusiast
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Adam Gefkovicz
Co-Founder
First generation college grad
Brother
Adrenaline junky
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Jenna Karamanos
VP of Customer Experience
Advocate
Runner
Mama
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Stephanie Rivenburgh
Account Executive
Mom
Planner
Amateur Woodworker
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Jennica Booker
People Culture and Opportunity Lead
Optimist
Advocate
Health Enthusiast
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Kylee Piper
Strategic Advisor
Ally
Innovator
Adventurer
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Kelly Cox
Senior Account Executive
First-generation college graduate
Mission Driven Entreprenuer
Outdoorsy
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Our Values

Dream Big

Regardless of role or team, we all think and act like founders by imagining the impossible.

Open Doors

We are here to make sure there is always a door for everyone to walk through; whether that’s being gracious to each other or knocking down barriers for others—we are here to make space for those who need it.

Be a Student

We always have a growth mindset because we know that trusting, respecting and listening to others is essential to our individual and collective success. We approach situations with curiosity over judgement—we only fail when we stop learning and asking questions.

Walk the Walk

Follow-through is what transforms promises into progress. We do not play lip service to our mission or others—we execute.

How we work

We’re remote first

No matter where you sit, you’re a part of our Canvas. We ensure that our entire team can do their best work whether they’ve started in an office or have never met their colleagues in person.
$75 a Week for Lunch
$500 Work for Home Stipend

We create moments of play

We take time to build community in a virtual world and create moments of play as we step away from our day-to-day work.

Your wellness matters

We have quarterly wellness days and encourage our team to take time off to rejuvenate.
$125 quarterly wellness stipend
Complete Medical, Dental and Vision coverage
Unlimited PTO for all employees
401k Match options
12 Week Mat/Pat Leave

We take engagement seriously

We run bi-annual Engagement surveys and monthly Employee experience pulses to continuously evolve our culture. After every survey, we create actions to ensure our team is heard, seen and valued.

We value development

We offer development programs for our all of managers and leaders to ensure they are modeling inclusive behaviors and enabling everyone on their team to thrive. We reinforce our values by offering learning opportunities to all employees on an ongoing basis.

Diversity is our super power

We set aggressive diversity goals for all of our teams to ensure we’re modeling for our industry there’s a better way.
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