Rockford Construction Adds Seasoned Business Development Specialist in Detroit
Whitney Bunn has joined the team at Rockford Construction as the company’s Client Relations Manager. Over the course of her career, Bunn has demonstrated a steadfast commitment to building networks, creating connections and serving her community. These qualities will power her work as Client Relations Manager, where Bunn will seek to increase Rockford’s brand awareness and expand the company’s community engagement efforts in southeast Michigan.
“We couldn’t be happier to have Whitney on board,” said Shane Napper, Chief Operating Officer and President of Construction at Rockford. “She has a knack for fostering incredibly strong relationships and understanding how to best serve both our clients and our community – something that we feel aligns perfectly with Rockford’s vision, mission and values.”
Bunn holds a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theater from Michigan State University. Her career includes an impressive track record of success. As account executive and account manager at Broadway.com, she worked closely with high-level clients to increase ticket sales and revenue year over year. Working as Regional Partnership Manager and later Associate Director at Playworks, a Detroit nonprofit dedicated to helping children build valuable life skills through play, Bunn developed and maintained strategic partnerships with a variety of institutions and individuals. These efforts led to millions of dollars in grants for Playworks, along with an expanded presence throughout the state.
“I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to work for a company that plays an active role not only in building a better world, but in supporting the communities where they work as well,” Bunn said. “I’m excited to help amplify Rockford’s voice and expertise as we seek to grow in Detroit and across the region.”