Mike VanGessel

Mike VanGessel

Michael VanGessel is a founding partner and CEO of Rockford Construction in Grand Rapids. Mike provides vision and leadership for both Rockford Construction, one of the top 400 contractors in the nation, and Rockford Development Group. He continues to demonstrate his passion for the city of Grand Rapids through his work and his involvement in a variety of nonprofit and charitable organizations in West Michigan.


Small spaces, big ideas

July 17, 2014
The way we live today is changing. The recent recession, coupled with the millennials’ entrance into the housing market, have challenged how we think about the spaces we live in. You don’t have to look far to find the evidence. Read More

Beyond bricks and mortar

May 29, 2014
“Build the society you’ve always dreamed of. The only limits are those of your ambition. Can you create a city that will stand the test of time?” Read More