Sevan Named One of the Largest Privately Held Companies in Chicago by Crain’s Chicago Business

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. (Thursday, April 27, 2023)—Sevan Multi-Site Solutions, Inc. (Sevan) has been included in Crain’s Chicago Business’ exclusive ranking of the largest privately held companies in the Chicago area based on revenue.

Sevan, a global leader in innovative program management for clients with multiple sites, made the list along with more than 300 of the area’s largest privately held companies. Sevan strategically and collaboratively drives unique programs through every step of a project’s lifecycle for global retail, restaurant and government clients.

Sevan, headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois, has been ranked on Crain’s Chicago Business list for the third consecutive year.

“Our team’s dedication to growing our business and delivering excellence for our clients is remarkable,” said Jim Evans, Sevan’s Founder and CEO. “With additional offices in Houston, Texas and the United Kingdom—we continue to broaden our footprint to assist our nationwide and worldwide clients. Congratulations to all of the outstanding companies on the 2023 list, and thank you to Crain’s for the recognition!”

Sevan executes remodels, refreshes and rebrands for organizations around the world—leading programs across the finish line with speed and scale. Sevan’s offerings include: 1) Program Management 2) Construction Services 3) Surveys & Facility Assessments 4) Technology & Data Analytics 5) Civil, Zoning & Permitting 6) Architecture & Engineering and 7) Real Estate & Development Services.

In 2022, Sevan was recognized as an Employee-Rated Great Place to Work® for the 9th consecutive year. Also in 2022, Sevan ranked No. 36 on Engineering News-Record (ENR)’s Top 50 Program Management Firms, No. 57 on ENR’s Top 100 Construction Management-for-Fee Firms and earned the Platinum HIRE Vets Medallion Award. In 2021, Sevan ranked on the Inc. 5000 list of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies for the 4th consecutive year. In 2020, Sevan ranked No. 124 on the Financial Times FT 1000 list of America’s Fastest-Growing Companies.

About Sevan

Sevan is an innovative global leader in design, program management, construction services and data analytics for organizations with multiple sites. Sevan puts capital to work—creating speed and scale—via dramatically enhanced efficiencies and accelerated schedules for high-quality program rollouts to maximize ROI. We partner with some of the world’s biggest brands and serve the unique needs of clients in the restaurant, retail and government spaces and create value. Sevan’s team spans across four countries and 50 states. As an extension of our client’s teams, our in-house experts manage capital improvement initiatives through every step of a program’s lifecycle.

Sevan helps iconic brands optimize their multi-site construction and facility programs in the United States and internationally. Sevan is headquartered near Chicago in Downers Grove, Illinois and has an international office in London.

Sevan has a passion for sustaining people, the environment and its clients’ businesses. Sevan strategically guides worldwide brands—including 7-Eleven, AAFES, Albertsons, Amazon, Amtrak, Balfour Beatty, BP, Carbon Health, Chipotle, Corvias, DaVita, Department of Veteran Affairs, Focus Brands, HCA Healthcare, HEB, Inspire Brands, Jiffy Lube, Kroger, Logistics Property Company (LPC), Luxottica, McDonald’s, Motor Fuel Group, Office Depot, Popeyes, QDOBA, Raising Cane’s, Starbucks, Sunoco, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Walmart, WOW Carwash and Yum! Brands—through their entire turnkey program lifecycle. Sevan rolls out multi-site initiatives efficiently, predictably and transparently. Applying breakthrough technology solutions, Sevan optimizes the construction of new builds, rebuilds, remodels and renovations. Sevan has licensed architects in 50 states as well as D.C., Canadian provinces, Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands. Sevan has professional engineers on staff and general contractor licenses in more than 25 states. Since Sevan’s inception in 2011, the team has refreshed more than 28,000 retail stores, 21,000 restaurants and 35,000 healthcare sites. The team has also completed more than 32,000 surveys, totaling more than 1 billion square feet.

Sevan is a certified Veteran Owned Business via the National Veteran Business Development Council (NVBDC) and earned the exclusive designation as a Certified Veteran’s Business Enterprise™ (VBE) from the National Veteran-Owned Business Association (NaVOBA). Sevan Elevate, a program that reinforces and continuously improves safety and sustainability across the company, is designed to impactfully deliver excellence to Sevan’s people and clients.

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