Formed in 1987 by Don Pettit and Dan Panichelli, CKPP is a full-service commercial mortgage banking firm focused on serving the Greater Philadelphia region. We have originated and closed in excess of $13 billion in loans since inception via Life Insurance, Agency, and CMBS relationships. Our expertise also extends beyond loan closing thanks to our servicing team and portfolio of approximately $2.7 billion. With our team's extensive experience and knowledge, CKPP provides an unparalleled commercial real estate financing experience.


our team

Donald K. Pettit

President

Don Pettit is the President of Carey, Kramer, Pettit, Panichelli & Associates, Inc. He received his B.A. degree in 1976 and his M.B.A. degree in 1978 from Rider University. Active in the industry for over 30 years, Don has extensive experience in real estate financing and has completed several courses offered by the Mortgage Bankers Association and the American Institute of Real Estate Appraisers. Don has been a guest lecturer at several area universities including University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School and Temple University.

Daniel J. Panichelli

Executive Vice President

Dan Panichelli is the Executive Vice President of Carey, Kramer, Pettit, Panichelli & Associates, Inc. He graduated from Villanova University with a B.A. degree in 1976. He attended Temple University's Graduate School of Business in 1986 receiving an M.B.A. degree with a major in Real Estate. Dan is a licensed Real Estate Broker in the state of  Pennsylvania.

Robert W. Kelly, C.P.A. 

Partner & Producer

Rob Kelly is a partner/producer at Carey, Kramer, Pettit, Panichelli & Associates, Inc. He graduated from Villanova University with a B.S. in Accounting in 1982. Rob joined CKPP in 1993 and is responsible for generating new client relationships and loan production for CKPP.

Joseph P. Topley

Producer

Joe Topley graduated from Widener University in 1985 with a B.S. in Business Administration. Joe joined CKPP in 1988 and is responsible for generating new client relationships and loan production for CKPP.

Kevin T. Collins

Producer & Senior Analyst

Kevin graduated from Muhlenberg College in 1996 with a B.A. in Business Administration and English and joined CKPP in 2000. Kevin is responsible for underwriting and closing loans for all property types and capital sources, as well as generating new client relationships and loan production.

Matthew Kruvczuk

Producer & Senior Analyst

Matthew received his B.A. in Economics in 1998 from Millersville University and his M.B.A. in Finance from La Salle University in 2011. Matthew joined CKPP in 2004. He is responsible for underwriting and closing loans for all property types and capital sources, as well as generating new client relationships and loan production.

Sam Hager

Analyst

Sam graduated from Villanova in 2016 with a major in Economics and minors in Business and Real Estate. He interned with CKPP for a full year before joining the team as a full-time analyst in summer 2016. Sam is responsible for underwriting and closing loans for all property types and capital sources.

Jake Hawk

Analyst

Jake received his degree from Temple University in 2008 with a degree in finance and accounting. Jake has work experience in the accounting and CMBS finance fields, which made him a great fit to the CKPP team when he joined in 2017. Jon is responsible for underwriting and closing loans for all property types and capital sources.