Behind Find: Jonathan Canlas

We are starting a series on our blog for you to get to know our team members here at theFINDlab! We thought we’d start with the man behind it all- our founder Jonathan Canlas! To learn more about what we do behind the scenes, follow our @behindfind Instagram account!


Age? 40

Hometown? St. Louis, MO

If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go? Why? Home.  It’s my everything.

If you were handed $1 million right now, how would you spend it? I wouldn’t, I’d just pay stuff off.

How do you spend your free time? With my family and shooting film.

What would your perfect day consist of? Going to the beach to have a BBQ with family and friends.

Favorite book? The one that just came out as a movie…

Thing you’re looking forward to most this year? All of it!

Your favorite hero? Bo Jackson.

What would you sing at karaoke night? Justin Bieber till the cows came home.

If you were an animal, what would you be? I am already a gorilla.

Funny childhood memory? At a magic show in Little Rock Arkansas this guy asked me to come up and feed some birds some bird feed. I misunderstood him went to the front and ate whatever he handed me and sat down.

Which decade would you go back to, if you could time travel? I wouldn’t.

Do you or have you ever had a nickname? Jaunito