Pepperdine University to recognize technology company executives in April ceremony

Built on Vision’s CEO Michael Saddik and CTO George Goubran Have Both Received Pepperdine’s “40 over 40” Award for 2018


LAGUNA BEACH, CA., April 6, 2018   - Today, cloud-based project management and forecasting software company Built On Vision is proud to announce that CEO Michael S. Saddik and CTO George Goubran will both be recognized by Pepperdine University this weekend for their exemplary accomplishments and “pioneering groundbreaking work” in their industries. The Built On Vision executives were both selected from a pool of hundreds of applicants.

Built on Vision’s work has pushed the envelope in project forensics and controls for a number of high profile industries. Built On Vision offers a critical software enhancement for traditional users of Oracle’s Primavera, Microsoft Project and other traditional ERP systems. Leveraging the cloud, it allows users to delve deeper into timely analysis of project factors, costs, controls and forecasts than ever before. The native cloud structure of Built On Vision delivers unprecedented accuracy and insight for users, who can now link dynamic, key data components for cause-and-effect analyses.

Built On Vision is the unique collaboration of software engineers, construction experts, and business executives, including Goubran and Saddik, who wanted to empower remote collaboration while also providing deeper analysis of costs, cash flow, earned value and forecasts. The software has received strong reception, with immediate use on major construction projects across California and numerous accolades. 

Saddik (MBA, ’08) and Goubran (MBA, ’16) will be recognized in a ceremony at Pepperdine University on Saturday, April 7, 2018.



Built On Vision was founded in 2015 by a group of software engineers and construction experts who created the software they wished they had when overseeing major projects. The result -  Built On Vision – is a native cloud application that allows users to quickly integrate data from distributed locations into traditional ERP and job costing systems. With Built On Vision, project managers can instantly access deeper detail on cost drivers and associations; realtime analyses of costs, cash flow, and forecast stability; remote collaboration; associate cost/revenue items with schedule activities; and much more. The Company is based in California. For more information or a demo, please visit

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