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Harvey, Hanna & Associates Appoints John C. Fannin III as COO

Jul 26, 2023

Company Also Announces Additional Organizational Promotions

Newport, DE (July 26, 2023) – Harvey, Hanna & Associates, Inc. (HHA) announced today that John C. Fannin III, CPP, LEEDAP, has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) for the company. The company also announced two additional promotions.

Mr. Fannin joins Harvey, Hanna & Associates after leading a distinguished career as a government official, corporate executive, successful entrepreneur, proactive business partner, and a consultant to many international organizations. Mr. Fannin’s leadership at HHA encompasses oversight and accountability of all aspects of company operations including, but not limited to, portfolio and property management, construction planning and management, marketing, customer relations, and related subsidiaries including Big Box Buildings LLC.

Previously, Mr. Fannin served in an array of executive leadership positions with a variety of organizations including SafePlace Corporation (CEO), Telgian Holdings, Inc. (Corporate Officer) and KCI Technologies, Inc. (Corporate Officer), State of Delaware (Delaware State Fire Commissioner) and the United States Government (FEMA).

“John brings to HHA a proven record of leadership in sourcing and expanding alliances and identifying trends and strategies to help sustain profitable growth,” stated company Chairman E. Thomas Harvey III. “We are excited to engage John’s unrelented focus on organizational excellence,” Mr. Harvey added.

Harvey, Hanna & Associates is pleased to announce additional organizational promotions for Michael B. Kinnard to Chief Legal Officer and Thomas Harvey IV as Vice President, Portfolio Management.

Mr. Kinnard’s appointment expands his distinguished contributions to HHA with legal, regulatory, and risk-management decisions encompassing the company’s industrial, commercial, mixed-use, and resort/hospitality segments. Mr. Kinnard has been with HHA since 2016.

Mr. (Thomas) Harvey’s appointment will maintain leasing responsibilities and provide a holistic managerial focal point for company acquisitions and divestitures, in addition to leasing and marketing. Thomas Harvey IV has been with HHA since 2015.

“This is an exciting opportunity for our company that will expand and refine our senior management to distribute responsibilities, accelerate aggressive planned growth, create operational succession, and ensure our continued company success,” stated company President and CEO Thomas J. Hanna. “John Fannin, Mike, Thomas, and the rest of our team will assure that HHA remains client focused and purpose-driven in our approach to growth and excellence now and into the future.



Harvey, Hanna & Associates (HHA) is a full service commercial real estate (re)development company featuring more than 3.5 million square feet of prime location commercial, hospitality, and industrial properties in Delaware and Maryland. HHA is currently developing over 560,000 SF of new industrial properties throughout New Castle County as part of its $250M aggressive growth strategy, while also having successfully opened three new internationally branded hotel properties over the last 18 months across the Delmarva Peninsula. HHA and its affiliate companies currently employ over 600 people in Delaware and contribute almost $2.5 mil in annual property and school taxes within Delaware. To learn more about current development projects, visit: www.harveyhanna.com