Todd Custer

Todd Custer

Todd Custer is the president of Grand Rapids-based Custer, an interior design and build firm. Custer offers solutions such as design, integrated technology and furniture and works with clients on corporate, small business, education and health care spaces. Contact Todd at 616.458.6322 or info at custerinc dot com.


Empowering personal wellness in the workplace

May 31, 2019
Can the workplace actually be a place where people leave healthier than when they arrived? Read More

How agile work boosts productivity

January 31, 2019
Look up the meaning of “agile” and you’ll find definitions like “able to move quickly and easily” or “marked by ready ability to move with quick, easy grace.” If you ask technology professionals for a definition of “agile,” they may tell you it’s a set of work principles from the 2001 "Agile Manifesto," a guide for software development teams. Read More

Designing behavioral health settings

December 31, 2018
Behavioral health care focuses on supporting both mind and body, from the treatment of mental illness to intervention for substance abuse and other addictions. For many of us, life has intersected with behavioral health care through our own experience or our loved ones — and we’re not alone. Read More

Creating classrooms that empower student learning

September 30, 2018
Personalized learning is making its way into today’s classroom, with many schools looking for ways to support the unique and diverse learning needs of students. Schools can support personalized learning by both designing classrooms and incorporating furniture that fuel creativity, offer flexibility and empower students to do their best learning. Read More

What's next for the future of work?

August 13, 2018
Every summer, the commercial design industry celebrates the latest in workplace solutions at NeoCon. This year, our team joined nearly 50,000 attendees at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago for NeoCon’s 50th-annual show to explore innovative furniture, statement pieces and what’s new in office design. Read More

4 ways to bring nature into the office

May 29, 2018
Now that warmer weather is finally here, your team is likely itching to get outside to enjoy some much-needed sunshine and fresh air. One way you can help your team experience more of the outdoors at work is by bringing natural elements into the office. Read More

5 factors to consider when looking for new office space

February 28, 2018
Is your back hallway converting to storage for inventory? Are your employees running out of space to effectively do their work? Did your conference room turn into the employee break room? Read More

Finding balance while running a family owned business

November 30, 2017
I’ve always been interested in the topic of work-life balance, but the subject really started to matter to me in early 2015. Read More

5 signs it's time to upgrade your workplace technology

August 31, 2017
How do you know when it’s time to upgrade your workplace technology? If you’re asking yourself this question, you’re not alone. From communication barriers to declining productivity, there are several signals that may suggest a technology upgrade is due. Read More

7 easy and effective ways to keep employees connected this summer

July 12, 2017
Summer is here, and for some companies, that means offering their employees half-day Fridays, flexible schedules, casual dress codes and much-needed vacation time. It also means employee productivity can dip during the summer months. Read More