This successful family-owned business has worked on many projects, and they have a database of over 100 subcontractors and it's still growing. They can manage any project from concept to end, and their construction includes retail, religious, medical, residential, and pre-engineered building construction.
They are on track to record about $4.5 million in revenue this year.
Why have they tripled in size?
Castle Black Construction is licensed in Tennessee, Mississippi and Arkansas - and there are tons of development going on in all three states. So, the Logan brothers have decided to grow their business so that they can take on bigger contracts.
They project that they will soon be the largest minority contractor in the city, and the only one able to make competitive bids on multi-million dollar projects. And their mission, as stated on their web site, is to "provide clients with the highest quality construction services within the marketplace, and to create customer relationships founded on mutual respect."
Challenges of being a minority-owned business
During a recent interview with Moxye, Jarrett commented, "Being a minority contractor, let’s just be honest, we’re at a disadvantage... Financially, we have to be bankable to bankroll projects... And it’s harder for minority companies to prove ourselves with clients and financial institutions."
For more information about the Logan brothers or their company, Castle Black Construction, visit www.castleblackinc.com
Checkout these community businesses which support us...
Beautify Your Home and Accentuate Your Life - Discover Exceptional Black Art, Get Exclusive Custom Framing, and Receive Expert Photography from Renowned Local Artist Click Here
Enjoy Delicious Speciality Pizzas, Tasty Pasta and Italian Dishes, Sumptuous Healthy Salads, and So Much More. Order Delivery or Pick Up From Highly Rated Farmers Pizza Click Here
Are You Looking To Sell Your Home Fast? Do You Have Problems with a Foreclosure, Tax Lien, Or Water Bill Action? We can Buy Your Home Fast With Cash. Visit Wholesale Investor
Don't Miss the Scoop On Southeast Queens. Get the Latest News, Events, Jobs, Bargains, and Economic Developments Just Once a Week. Sign Up for the Southeast Queens Scoop eZine. Subscribe
Boost Your Business reaching over 13,500 Southeast Queens residents a month on the Southeast Queens Scoop. Visit Get the Scoop on Advertising
...Back to Our Event Listing...
Posted by community events coordinator, Nzinga Lonstein Austin, is a prolific blogger who writes on the entertainment industry and issues for people with developmental and physical challenges.
She is presently in high school looking to have a career in video, film, and media. You can see more of her entertainment writing on Lonstein Movies.
About the Southeast Queens Scoop - is the premier website and only publication offering daily news and updates on the events, culture, issues, and is dedicated to the business and economic development in this largely black historic community. To get our free weekly newsletter Click Here
The publication targets the over 350,000 residents in the Southeast Queen and Jamaica Queens area. It promotes to over 40,000 potential viewers in social media, mobile devices and search engines like Google and Bing! To learn more about how to promote your business or organization on the Scoop or online Click Here