Booth Hansen hires Michael Jividen as associate architect December 13, 2019 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share via email Michael Jividen recently joined Chicago-based Booth Hansen. Joining the firm after four years with Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, he brings a variety of experiences. Jividen is fascinated with creating places that people want to work in, whether large high-rise offices, public buildings or custom boutique spaces. Jividen is a registered architect, as well as an accomplished software developer. He has a unique background studying and practicing software development eight years before pursuing architecture. His eperience in tech lends a pragmatic and logical approach to the design process. Jividen is currently involved in several multifamily projects in Chicago. He received his bachelor of science in business administration from Miami University and his master of architecture from Illinois Institute of Technology.