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Bogar Construction

Bogar Construction is a full service, minority owned construction company with the drive and trained professionals to get the job done right. We excel in rehabs, commercial demolition and final cleaning for construction jobs. In business since 2008, Bogar has solid experience in construction projects with a wide range of public and private clients that include: City of St. Paul, City of Minneapolis, Ramsey County, Hennepin County, State of MN, real estate agents and property management companies. We provide customer service, attention to detail and quality work at competitive rates. Each project is evaluated
and assigned the appropriate resources and teams to deliver on time and on budget.


Marvin Smith, President / Owner Bogar Construction

I have been in business for myself for 30 years as an investment property owner, rehab specialist and licensed real estate agent. Prior to starting Bogar Construction in 2008, I worked for The Network for Better Futures, a non-profit program for formerly incarcerated young men. The program provided them with housing, life skill and job development training to adequately prepare them for transition into mainstream society. My role with the company was to source and secure contracts with business partners for the job development aspect of the program. The public and private connections I made in this role led me to create a business that would allow me to provide quality construction services to my own customers and also be a mentor and job creator for young minority men and women interested in the construction trade as a career. In this mission, I actively partner with a number of non-profit workforce development programs.


I became President of the Association of Minority Contractors (NAMC – Upper Midwest) in 2021 to focus on creating opportunities and cultivating partnerships for minority contractors. In addition, I advocate for their continued growth and education in the field of construction.

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