If you’re a music fan, you might already know that Brian VanderArk – songwriter, actor, and lead singer of the band The Verve Pipe – got his start in West Michigan. But did you know he stayed?
While Brian isn’t exactly “settled down” – his career keeps him traveling a lot – he and his wife decided to raise their two daughters in Grand Rapids. Find out more about why Brian VanderArk is proud to call Grand Rapids his home – and why he agrees with Forbes.com assessment that Grand Rapids is “the best place in the United States to raise a family” – in this video interview.
This week we’re celebrating connectedness and creativity at Experience Grand Rapids. Each day we’ll post a video highlighting a well-known Grand Rapids resident. If you missed yesterday’s post, be sure to check it out and enter to win an iPad and an overnight stay in Grand Rapids!