Vanessa Pratt joined CDL-Toronto as Project Manager in 2018 after 2 years at CDL-West in Vancouver. Prior to joining the CDL team, Vanessa worked for several global brands, such as lululemon, Whole Foods Market, and Kit and Ace, during early stage and rapid growth phases. She also spent 3 years at institute B, a Vancouver based entrepreneurial firm focused on supporting social impact ventures. More recently, she co-founded an ecommerce business and has taken a keen interest in real estate investing and development. She is passionate about connecting people with innovative ideas and creating meaningful experiences in the world around her.