38 Years in the Construction Industry
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
University of Illinois – Champaign, Illinois
Master of Business Administration
J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management
Northwestern University – Evanston, Illinois
As CEO and Founder, Mike Sullivan leads Peak’s internal operations, builds lasting client partnerships and maintains a strong culture of client service excellence. Known as an innovator and problem solver in the commercial real estate industry, he is sought after both for his company’s design/build capabilities and as a construction manager/consultant. Since 1997 Mike has grown Peak from a small local firm into a national design/build construction and construction management corporation with projects competed in more than 13 states, 20 employees and annual revenue of $60 Million.
Mike oversees all aspects of the company’s business and is actively involved in operations and client service issues. Mike delivers hands-on expertise on all his projects, which provides his clients with his unique project approach and exceptional solutions. Well-versed across numerous construction markets including land development, healthcare, hospitality, assisted living, industrial, office, and retail, Mike’s specialties are freezer/cooler facilities, large commercial and industrial construction, and construction management.
Mike is a 38-year veteran of the design/build construction industry and has been involved in over $1 Billion of design/build projects. Mike started his career at Opus Corporation and prior to founding Peak, he was employed by McShane Construction Corporation for 11 years. By 1996, as President of McShane, Mike was responsible for a profitable construction company including 30 non-site employees and over 100 skilled field tradesmen.