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Sam Gide

Founder & Managing Director


An Austin resident and founder of Canaan Modern Homes in 2015, Sam Gide is experienced and adept at complex projects in both general construction and infrastructure. Sam is a Civil Engineer from Asmara, Africa and has 18 years in the industry. He focuses on the future and modern luxury with state of the art and upscale finishes, quality workmanship, energy efficiency, and maximizing outdoor spaces while maintaining privacy. 

All his homes hail of architectural design intent, elements at the intersection of life & leisure, and maintains his homes are a very smart investment wherever he builds. While focusing on customized modern single family dwellings, Sam builds on an open layout concept to allow for a complete indoor/outdoor lifestyle experience. 

As Managing Director and founder of CMH, Sam has experience and a thorough understanding of commercial, residential and heavy civil construction. He is responsible for development, management and coordination of operations for all CMH projects while administrating multiple project schedules and phasing. He also maintains construction sequencing as well as start/completion target dates and overseeing all tradesmen activities, document control, project quality control and safety.

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