Written By: Jim Harger, MLive
“GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Rockford Construction Co. CEO Mike VanGessel wants to set a new tone for the old West Side neighborhood in which he was raised and his 26-year-old company.
That campaign starts with the 33,000 square foot headquarters that VanGessel will show off to the community at a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10.
Formerly an industrial painting facility that had sat empty for years, the new headquarters at 601 First Street NW is a sleek and modern office building with all of the energy saving tools and tricks needed to give it a Gold LEED Certification. ‘We see this as a very strategic move.'”