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Category: 2012

2012 Inductee: Boyd B. Stofer

Through his strategic oversight of United Properties, NorthMarq Real Estate Services, NorthMarq Capital and RJM Construction as CEO of Marquette Real Estate Group, Boyd Stofer’s influence on the commercial real estate industry can be seen throughout the region. Equipped with a degree in engineering from… Continue reading

2012 Inductee: Philip C. Smaby

Providing 51 years of dedicated involvement to the Minneapolis real estate community as well as national and international real estate organizations, Philip Smaby’s impact was felt by many. Never forgetting the importance of ethical business practices, he set a standard of integrity in his work.… Continue reading

2012 Inductee: Robert P. Boblett, Sr

Spanning more than 41 years, Robert Boblett’s many accomplishments contributed to the commercial real estate industry of the Twin Cities. A native of Minneapolis, Boblett graduated from the University of Minnesota. He served during World War II as a captain in the 103rd Infantry Division… Continue reading

2012 Inductee: David C. Bell

David C. Bell has been called one of the last great civic leaders of Minneapolis. Born on a small farm in West Almond, New York, in 1841, Bell left for Minneapolis at the age of 17 to work for his brother, John Bell, as a… Continue reading