Items Tagged with 'Rockford Construction'


Construction firm hires VP

January 15, 2020
A Grand Rapids construction group has a new vice president of operations. Read More

Inside Track: Steimle-App harnesses empathy

Executive vice president of real estate development for Rockford Construction leverages strength to see issues from different viewpoints.

December 13, 2019
Monica Steimle-App once wouldn’t have considered empathy a strength, but being able to look at a project through the eyes of developers, builders, managers and other stakeholders has allowed her to help create lasting growth for Grand Rapids. Read More

Engineering firm moving Grand Rapids office

September 12, 2019
A Michigan engineering firm is relocating its Grand Rapids office. Read More

Women gaining representation in construction

But at just 9% of industry’s workforce, leaders say more must be done to help young girls consider it as a career.

August 23, 2019
More women are being represented in the construction industry than in years past, but it still is a heavily male-dominated field. Women make up about 9% of the construction industry’s workforce, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Read More

Inside Track: Artistic mind guides Boezwinkle’s career

EVP of Rockford Construction doesn’t let lack of drawing skills stop her from becoming an architect.

July 26, 2019
As an architect, Jennifer Boezwinkle has had a creative, if not winding career path. The executive vice president of Rockford Construction always had an artistic mindset and knew she wanted to be an architect since she was in fourth grade. Read More

Community leaders emphasize Alpine growth

City of Walker 2040 master plan will focus on area between Interstate 96 and 4 Mile Road.

June 28, 2019
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The shopping corridor on Alpine Avenue once was the main attraction in Grand Rapids, but a growing downtown and changing retail market has drawn economic attention away from the area. Read More

'Medical innovation' building downtown takes next step

June 10, 2019
A university’s plan for a new 200,000-square-foot facility downtown is moving forward. Read More

Nonprofit relocating HQ

May 16, 2019
A nonprofit that creates affordable housing units is planning to relocate its headquarters. Read More

Construction firm expands leadership

May 8, 2019
A local construction firm has made some big leadership changes. Read More

Rockford moves into Detroit market

Construction company to begin $310M mixed-use development this summer.

April 19, 2019
After years of digging into the greater Detroit market, Grand Rapids-based Rockford Construction landed a major contract as the development manager for a $310-million construction project in downtown Detroit. Read More