The Revision Team

  • Sven Gustafson


    Founder of Revision LLC, Sven grew up the son of a home builder, learning the aspects of fine home building from the bottom up. He has also developed and markets industry leading construction project management software used worldwide by builders, remodelers and commercial contractors. In his free time, Sven enjoys skiing, boating, and spending time with his wife and three kids.

  • John Daly

    Managing Partner

    With an education background in Economics and Business and years of experience in Construction Project Mgmt., John works with all of Revision's clients from the inception of their project. He has led Revision to it's 7th year in the renovation business and has been recognized as 40 Under 40 by the National Remodelers Association. For fun, John enjoys skiing, biking, and spending time with his family.

  • Kevin Shultz

    Chief Operations Officer

    As a 24 year veteran of construction and residential remodeling, Kevin brings an immense amount of knowledge to the team. His experience in carpentry, estimating, purchasing, drafting and general management is highly valued at Revision. He's a family man passionate about the outdoors and thoroughly enjoys living in the Lake Minnetonka area among neighbors who are clients and friends.

  • Arric Courneya

    Project Management

    As a 3rd generation remodeler, Arric has 20 years of experience in different capacities of construction. He is passionate about the industry and even has experience internationally- he spent a month in Moscow building an orphanage! Outside of the office, Arric enjoys the great outdoors with friends and family, watching movies, participating in church activities, and volunteering with the local cub-scout troop.

  • Mike Shideman

    Project Management

    After studying Construction Management at the University of Minnesota, Mike immediately knew the path he wanted to take. With 10+ years of experience in the construction industry, he brings passion, knowledge and drive to the Revision team. When he's not in the office or at the job site, Mike can be found skiing, sailing, running, or spending time with his many nieces and nephews...and his new fiancée.

  • Nic Smolen

    Project Management

    Nic has spent 22 years in the building industry working on commercial and residential projects. He has owned a residential general contracting and construction management company and recognizes the importance of building relationships. He values hard work and demonstrates a commitment to quality. When he's not working, Nic likes to hunt, fish, and chase his 3 kids around.

  • Alex Lang

    Project Management

    The son of a custom homebuilder, Alex has grown up in the industry from a very young age. He prides himself on building strong and lasting relationships with his clients, loves being able to make the idea of a dream home become reality, and is grateful to be following in his father's footsteps. Outside of the office, Alex likes to travel, bike, play hockey, and spend time on the lake.

  • Rachel Thibault

    Finance Management

    When it comes to bookkeeping and business management, Rachel is an expert. With over 20 years’ experience in the remodeling and home building industry, and a background in custom doors and window coverings, Rachel is easily recognized as a very important member of the Revision team. When not working, Rachel likes to bike, hike, travel to visit her daughters, read, and paint landscapes and animals.

  • Courtney Spotts

    Marketing Management

    Courtney comes to Revision with diverse experience in managing marketing efforts for a commercial and residential developer back in Colorado. She brings not only her knowledge of the construction process but the design phase as well and is known for being able to wear a lot of hats. Outside of the office Courtney enjoys skiing, playing tennis and soccer, volunteering with children, and her most recent hobby, beekeeping.

  • Brad Hollenbeck

    Service Management

    An experienced finished carpenter with over 27 years of design and install, Brad prides himself on problem solving and doing things the right way. He believes in company culture and providing the best customer service. When Brad's not working he can be found at a hockey rink either playing or officiating, spending time with his family and friends riding motorcycles, and loves his dogs…all 4 of them.

  • Josiah Bird

    Field Operations

    Trained in architectural drafting with over 5 years of experience in home improvement, Josiah enjoys seeing and helping projects come together. He assists the project managers by providing service and support to guarantee each remodeling project runs smoothly, and is known for his can-do work ethic. When he's not working, Josiah can be found spending time with family and reading.