Qualifications

    In the decade prior to founding this firm, Rick A. Marchand has served as Project Manager, Construction Manager and Vice president for several prestigious firms throughout Central Florida.

    In 1998 MARBEK Construction Co. was founded and Rick as President and CEO, remains in that capacity to this date.Mr. Marchand's experience includes airport services related construction, Myriads of Pre-Engineered Steel Structures, Schools and Educational Facilities, Multi Story Governmental Facilities, Office buildings, Multi Story Hotels, Sports Facilities and medical office facilities.Managerial Structures for which we pride are proficiency in Design-Build Project Development, Design-Bid-Build, Construction Management, Value Engineering and Project Delivery Services.

Rick A. Marchand,

President / Project Coordinator / Team Leader

Years with MARBEK: 30

Years with other Firms: 10

Education

B.S. 1989, Building Construction

University of Florida

Licenses / Certifications

Certified General & Roofing Contractor
CGC 048743 | CCC 057575

Specific program management and project administration experience has included serving as both an Owner's Representative/Project Manager, in addition to serving as the Contractor of Record for various Project Owners. This has involved the development of contracts for subcontractors, consultant selection, QC for design and construction phases, budget estimates, change order resolution, claims avoidance, planning, as well as coordination and management of several project team members, comprised of Architectural/Engineering consultants, Subcontractors, Suppliers, Fabricators, and specialty consultants.

Our Team

Screen Shot 2022-10-03 at 9.23.29 AM.png
Academic Achievements

Bachelor of Building Construction University of Florida, 1988 Gainesville, FL

Licenses

General Contractor (CGC048743)

Roofing Contractor (CCC057756)

Career Summary 

1996-Present                             President MARBEK Construction Company Clermont, FL

1994-1996                           Vice President Doug Ross Construction Svcs., Inc. Orlando, FL

1993-1994                        Project Manager Aberthaw - Peck Construction

Orlando, FL

Academic Achievements

Bachelor of Building Construction Seminole State College, 2018

Sanford, FL

Career Summary 

2013-2014                 Concrete Specialist Valley Crest Construction
Winter Garden, FL

2014-Present                Project Manager Marbek Construction

Clermont, FL 

Screen Shot 2022-10-03 at 9.50.04 AM.png
Academic Achievements

Bachelor of Science Business Administration-  2017

University of Central Florida

Orlando, FL 

Career Summary 

2015-2019                                 Operations Manager

Orlando Solar Bears

Orlando, FL

2016-Present              Office Manager / Accounting

Marbek Construction

Clermont, FL 

Rick Marchand

Founder & President

For the past 30 years Rick has expanded his expertise in multiple construction disciplines throughout Central Florida. Rick's diverse range of experience includes projects in aviation, warehouse design and construction, hotel & restaurants, education, health care and municipal construction. This drive to "exceed our clients expectations" is the driving principle of the firm.

Notable Projects

Grissom Centroplex / Ecklers Warehouse - Titusville, FL

Captive Aire Warehouse - Groveland, FL

Global Foods Warehouse - Kissimmee, FL

Aabot Fence Warehouse - Orlando, FL

Lake Sumter CC Softball Facility - Minneola, FL

South Lake Shopping Center Addition - Clermont, FL

Tangers Outlet Mall - Daytona, FL

City of Clermont Fire Station # 3 - Clermont, FL

City of Tavares City Hall Facility — Tavares, FL

West One Hangar Kissimmee Airport - Kissimmee, FL

Holland Sheltair T-Hangars - Kissimmee, FL

Central Florida College Fine Arts Addition - Ocala, FL

W.T. Bland Public Library — Mount Dora, FL

City of Apopka Fire Station - Apopka, FL

Joe’s Car Wash - Davenport

Southern Express Car Wash - Fernandina Beach, FL

Twistee Treat - Kissimmee, FL

Citrus County Municipal Airport 10 Unit T-Hangar

Minneola Public Safety Complex - Minneola, FL

Doc’s Car Wash - Leesburg, FL

Rick Marchand II

Project Manager / Safety Officer

Since joining Marbek Construction in 2014, Rick has helped develop health and safety plans that meet or exceed federal and state regulations for all of Marbek’s projects. He has implemented new software and planning tools to keep Marbek on pace with the latest and most streamlined technology. Helping Marbek complete jobs on time, on budget, and “exceed our clients expectations.”

Rick will be sitting to take his Certified General Contractors Licensure Exam in 2023

OSHA 30 Certified

Notable Projects

Color Concrete Four Seasons Resort - Orlando, FL

Captive Aire Warehouse - Groveland, FL

Joe’s Car Wash - Davenport, FL

Southern Express Car Wash - Fernandina Beach, FL

Twistee Treat - Kissimmee, FL

Citrus County Municipal Airport 10 Unit T-Hangar

Minneola Public Safety Complex - Minneola, FL

Doc’s Car Wash - Leesburg, FL

Palmetto Park - Eustis, FL

The Bridge - Deland, FL

Ben Schultz

Office Manager / Accounting

After earning his degree in Business Management, Ben joined Marbek Construction to facilitate the logistical and monetary aspects of projects. His contributions to the company also includes, creating marketing material, balancing corporate books, coordinating project material logistics, and working to help Marbek secure future work.

Notable Projects

Captive Aire Warehouse - Groveland, FL

Joe’s Car Wash - Davenport, FL

Southern Express Car Wash - Fernandina Beach, FL Twistee Treat - Kissimmee, FL

Citrus County Municipal Airport 10 Unit T-Hangar Minneola Public Safety Complex - Minneola, FL

Doc’s Car Wash - Leesburg, FL

Palmetto Park - Eustis, FL