At Marcus Construction we look at every project as a great opportunity to satisfy our customers. Each one is different in scope, but the same in importance. For you this means direct access and communication with our highly skilled team. We are committed to the success of your project and we look forward to sharing that opportunity with you.
Not pictured are our talented Superintendents who are the face of Marcus on your project every day from start to finish. These guys combined have over 300 years service with Marcus Construction. They live for months on end going from project to project, they are dedicated employees who are deeply respected by the rest of our team.
Being blessed with a great wife, who loves life, loves me and loves our four amazing kids
Having the opportunity to work on construction projects all across this great nation of ours
Having the opportunity to work with the wonderful people we have in our organization
With the great group of employees that I have been blessed with my main focus is to keep the team all pulling in the same direction because we can accomplish a lot when we work at it together.
B.A. in Business Administration - Bethel University
Worked for my father Carl Marcus here at Marcus Construction since I graduated
My wife Judy and I celebrated 30 years of marriage (in 2012) and have raised two beautiful daughters that have both completed college and are on their way to finding their place in this crazy world we live in. That is a Great Achievement!
I have been in Agriculture all my life, and whether you are talking to the CEO of a large National Corporation or the Agronomy Manager of a Coop Elevator in central Minnesota, the people are very well grounded and that is a Great Inspiration, not only for me, but also to all young people entering this industry.
I am very proud of being instrumental in selling the largest inland Urea Storage Facility in the country (Lange Stegmann - St. Louis, MO)
Building relationships and having the people skills that it takes to build a solid following of customers.
There are two types of people in this world - those who are humble and those who are about to be. Try not to become an "about to be."
have the desire and an attitude to "do it right." It is not about buildings or concrete and wood - it is about treating people right. Give a customer exactly what they want, then find a way to give them a little bit more.
AAS Civil Engineering Technology - Purdue University
B.S. Construction Technology - Purdue University
MBA Management & Administration - Indiana University
6 years experience, Civil Engineering including surveying, photogrammetry and site development
5 years experience, Retail Management - Lumber & Hardware
6 years experience, Construction Management
10 years experience, Outside Sales - Construction
Business Development With Marcus since 2010
Living life on life's terms! Happy, Joyous and Free
Making a difference. I enjoy traveling to job sites, working with all employees, contractors and customers alike
Developing a world-class safety program that will be sustainable with our growth
Safety is JOB #1 for me. As an asset for Marcus Construction and the entire community at large, it is my personal mission to eliminate hazards, educate and change unsafe behaviors. I deliver leadership and approachability to all. I've also been called BRILLIANT; intelligent, handsome and funny with a wonderful personality... I am also very humble.
I have a strong knowledge of architectural design and coordination skills.
B.S. in Environmental Design and Master's in Architecture - North Dakota State University
I started with Marcus in February 2006 as a draftsman working summers and winter breaks during college. Upon graduating in May 2010, I became full-time. I am currently working on fulfilling my Architecture licensure requirements
Intern Architect With Marcus since 2006
Being active throughout my life with different charities, groups and organizations and continuing to strive to become more active in my community
The opportunity to learn the Construction Management industry through large-scale projects across the United States
Having the ability to work back in the community I grew up in, doing exactly what I wanted to do since I graduated college
I have a drive to continue to be successful in the field of Construction Management / Estimating, willingness to learn, and experiences in multiple areas of construction throughout my short time in the industry.
B.S. Construction Management - North Dakota State University two years, graduated from Minnesota State University
Managed Civil projects across the U.S. before starting with Marcus
Project Engineer on a Large Civil project between Phoenix and Las Vegas
Worked for a large Sewer and Water Contractor in St. Cloud, MN, assisted in management of multiple large-scale projects in Phoenix and Tucson
Worked with one of the largest Drywall subcontractors in the United States working on multiple projects throughout the Washington D.C metro area
Completed an internship with one of the largest Civil Contractors working on a $1.7 billion Light Rail and Road Improvement Project on the south side of Denver
I have been married for 25 years and have two fantastic daughters
The best advice I have been given is "You decide your mood. Get up in the morning and decide whether it's going to be a good day or a bad one." Its something I need to remind myself of every once in a while but I have been known to pass this on to others.
My job highlight has to be that I like the people I work for. They are like family.
I have a strong sense of what is fair and I am stubborn. Yes, being stubborn is a strength
Business Administration - Dordt College (private Christian college in Sioux Center, Iowa)
I spent six years in Retail and two years with another construction company prior to joining the Marcus team
Accounts Payable Clerk & Payroll Administrator
With Marcus since 1997
Church - and -Family: - have a wonderful husband and three children (Lindsey, Kevin and Mark), four brothers and five sisters, and a lot of nieces and nephews!
I bring organization, hard work and a good-natured attitude to Marcus Construction.
Graduate - Granite Falls Technical School
Various college courses and work-related training courses throughout the years
Secretary at Allstate Hatchery and two nursing homes (Willmar), Connaught Laboratories in the Viral Vaccine Research, Diabetic, and Rabies Vaccine Departments (Toronto, Canada)
Manage Marcus Mini-storage and bookkeeper for various Marcus entities: Marcus Properties, West Central Aviation, West Central Equipment, Point Lake Development and American Pastime Barbeque & Sports Tavern
Receptionist / Bookkeeper
With Marcus since 2000