The global headquarters for such companies as Amway, Steelcase, Herman Miller, Haworth, and BISSELL, West Michigan has become a world-class center for advanced manufacturing and life science innovation.
Companies from around the world have chosen West Michigan not only for its proximity to major markets and affordable commercial space, but also for its highly qualified workforce. A combination of outstanding jobs, educational opportunities, health care, and affordable housing are just a few of the reasons why West Michigan attracts young professionals from around the globe.
Ask us about West Michigan and we could go on all day, but you need the answers now. Consider this your executive summary. We’ve included a collection of highlights and demographics that should give you a good idea why we think West Michigan is the right place for business. For a deeper dive, download the West Michigan at a Glance brochure or give us a call.
Grand Rapids 2010 MSA* Economic Overview
Centers of Excellence
With one of the country’s most diverse industrial economies, many of the country’s fastest growing industries can be found in West Michigan. Original equipment manufacturers of all sizes turn to companies here for their expertise in industrial design, technology development, as well as plastics and metalforming precision.