Mike Zivanovic


With a strong focus on improving productivity and efficiency in the workplace, Mike is a FARO Senior Solutions Architect who leverages interactive team training and purpose driven information delivery.

Prior to joining FARO in the beginning 2023, Mike spent the last 11 years as a member of the Chicago Pipefitters Local Union 597.  Early in his career with the Pipefitters, Mike was in the field as a Pipefitter, Welder, and Heavy Rigger.  From there, Mike was brought into the office where he gained experience as an Estimator and Assistant Project Manager.  Mike later accepted the position as a Full-Time Instructor and Director of Technology for the Pipefitters Apprenticeship Training Department.  Mike was also asked to join the United Associations national Technology Team, assisting other Local Unions with technology integration.

Mike has been a FARO certified trainer since 2016 and brings hands-on experience working with FARO Focus Scanners, FARO SCENE, FARO Stream/Sphere, As-Built for AutoCAD, AutoCAD Plant3D and Autodesk Navisworks.