The World’s Best Blockchain-Powered Marketplace of Services

Why CanYaCoin?

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CanYa is built for a decentralised future.

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A Global P2P Marketplace of Services Powered by Blockchain

CanYa gives you the freedom to hire local experts and skilled professionals anywhere in the world.


The CanYa ecosystem is powered by CanYaCoins. Pay for services, access premium app features and get rewarded—all with CanYaCoins.


A single, trustless and automated payment system allowing payments in a wide variety of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Ether, Dash and Monero.


Want more choice? Add your credit card to pay for services or withdraw straight to your bank account. Experience the power of cryptocurrency in your daily life.


Decentralised payments, decentralised governance, decentralised storage and, eventually, decentralised compute. CanYa is built for a decentralised future.

The global market is $2tn, with 200 million users.

CanYa - Market Size
United States
South America
United Kingdom
South-east Asia

Spend Cryptocurrency on Services

Trustless Payments

Pay with

... and more

A single bridge between currencies

Receive in

... even in fiat

A single bridge between currencies

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The Roadmap

Founded in 2015, with a functional app released in late 2016,
CanYa is maintaining an aggressive timeline
to build a fully decentralised ecosystem.


NOV 2015


DEC 2016

Soft Launch

MAR 2017


OCT 2017

Coin Sale

NOV 2017

Global Launch

MAR 2018

CanYa 2.0

JUL 2018

Advanced Matching

OCT 2018


DEC 2018

Full Decentralisation



The CanYa founders envisage a global marketplace of services where quality is the focus. Design starts.

November 2015


CanYa self-funds and builds an MVP app featuring fiat payment gateways. Beta launches in Australia.

December 2016

Soft Launch

CanYa soft launches in Darwin, Australia, which results in a rapid uptake and high organic growth. Web-app development begins.

March 2017


Advisory board and key members on-boarded. An exclusive pre-sale sells out fast and raises A$1.5 million in less than a day.

October 2017

Coin Sale

The ICO will support global expansion and raise the necessary capital to integrate a cryptocurrency payment layer and build a decentralised ecosystem.

November 2017

Global Launch

CanYa will launch a refreshed, feature-rich application globally.

March 2018

CanYa 2.0

The updated app will feature an in-app translation service, video calling, chat-bot functionality and advanced desktop features.

July 2018

Advanced Matching

Advanced ML algorithms will intelligently match the best providers with the most suitable job requests.

October 2018


Decentralised governance features will be integrated, allowing CanYa users to contribute to and earn from the operation from the system.

December 2018

Full Decentralisation

Decentralised storage and compute layers will be added. The CanYa ecosystem will be powered completely by its users and their resources.


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Over 10000 users
Over 46000 service providers

Why CanYaCoin?

"The fact that CanYa wants to create a platform where you could easily hire local experts, skilled professionals anywhere in the world for basic tasks, services is a game changer in my eyes & I want to be a part of the journey!"

"I believe in this project because you are helping thousands of people around the world to get the best pricing on service, not only that, you are trying to revolutionise cryptocurrency to be used in the real world for people services."

"Skilled services is one of my passion fields to work with, since CanYa already has a working product, I would very much like to be part of the history making in blockchain technology of p2p skilled services."

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The CanYa Team

John-Paul Thorbjornsen

CEO and Co-Founder

Rowan Willson


Chris McLoughlin

CMO & Co-Founder

Kyle Hornberg

COO & Co-Founder

Jet Yap


Juan Suarez


Monika Tantau

Lead Operations

Kelsie Nabben

Head of Community & Strategy

Esther Nitafan

Head of Design

Steve Meacham

Digital Marketer

Wie Cahya

Front End Developer & Design

Dion Dalton-Bridges

Head of Content

Surya Wongtomo

Project Manager

Kieran Blair

Assistant Community Manager

Nadeem Shaikh


Our Advisors

Sebastian Quinn Watson

CanYa, Power Ledger, Bluzelle

Josh Buirski

Distributed Technologies Institute

Kai C. Chng

Co-Founder & CEO of DigixGlobal

James Waugh

Founder of

Karen Hsu

Head of Growth at BlockCypher

Layla Tabatabaie Attorney

Author & Advisor

Michael Trainer

Creator of Peak Mind

Taotao He

Co-Founder at Titan Digital Asset Group

Thomas Graham


George Kimionis

Founder & CEO at Coinomi

Ian Scarffe

Blockchain - ICO Advisor / Consultant / Strategist

Michael Bacina

Partner, Cryptocurrencies & Blockchain, Piper Alderman

David Moskowitz

CEO of Indorse & CEO of Attores



Integration of the Digix gold-backed token (DGX).


Integration of crowd-sourced skill verifications.


Integration of market for data analysis.

Trust - Ethereum Wallet

Trust - fast and secure Ethereum wallet that’s easy to use.


Integration of a decentralized, blockchain-based loyalty ecosystem.


Integration of charitable giving on the blockchain.


Integration of a decentralized solution to protect against DDoS attacks.


kUSD is a stable cryptocurrency pegged to the US dollar.

Strategic Coin

Crypto Market ICO Research & Token Advisory.


The sharing economy without intermediaries


Building the next generation of token economy

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