Holland is located in western region of the lower peninsula of Michigan near the eastern shores of Lake Michigan and Macatawa. With it’s location being right between Chicago and Detroit and twenty minutes from Grand Rapids, Holland is a popular place to raise a family, build a business, and retire. It is a very walk able town with a thriving downtown. (http://www.enjoyhollandmichigan.com/downtown/).
Today, Holland is home to several large employers that aid in it’s economic development. Some of the largest employers included Herman-Miller, Johnson Controls, Perrigo, Gentex, and Haworth. There are also well-established schools in Holland. Hope college, Western Theological Seminary, Grand Valley State University satellite campuses are all located in Holland. (http://www.enjoyhollandmichigan.com/basics/)