Kanyi serves as entrepreneur-in-residence at Collaborative Fund, a seed fund for creative entrepreneurs who want to change the world. Previously, he was a founding employee at Doostang, an online career community which was acquired by Universum Global in 2011. He also served as field director at One Block Off the Grid, an online renewable energy sales company acquired by Pure Energies Group in 2012. He is currently building a consumer software application which will launch in 2013.