Family-Friendly NC Employer Recognized for Business Leadership

North Carolina

Congratulations to Sepideh Saidi who has been named the Triangle Business Journal’s 2018 Businessperson of Year.

Sepi is the founder of SEPI Engineering and Construction headquartered in Raleigh, with more than 300 employees in five offices across three states. She will receive the Business Journal recognition at an awards ceremony on Thu., Jan. 24 for her success in founding one of the region’s fastest-growing businesses, fostering diversity and inclusion, prioritizing employee growth and serving on boards of nonprofits.

SEPI Engineering and Construction is featured in the Guide to Family Forward Workplaces for the company’s flexibly scheduling policy and paid parental leave for birth or adoption.

Sepi has supported Family Forward NC since its inception. She spoke on an Institute for Emerging Issues Forum panel in 2018, where Family Forward NC was launched. Hear from Sepi about why family-friendly workplaces matter to her business and the country: