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Archive for December, 2013

A New Year is coming, 2014!

Are you in need of a place to stay as you ring in the New Year 2014?

You have a great location on the Lakeshore to stay during your New Year celebration.  Shoreline Inn is a wonderful hotel located on Muskegon Lake to stay and ring in the 2014.

Shoreline with its spacious, comfortable guest rooms with full-wall atrium windows and doors, French balconies and covered walk-out terraces will give you a breath-taking views as you wake to the first moments of 2014.

Call Shoreline today at 231-727-8483 to reserve your room.

Make it a safe and Happy New Year!


We want to take a few moments to wish you and your families a Joyous and Happy Holidays!

From all of us here at the Parkland Properties of Boardwalk and Union Square Condominiums, Shoreline Inn, and Monroe North Fitness Center, we want to wish everyone a Happy Holidays!

Jon Rooks and Brad Gruizinga


Are you looking to increase your income and the opportunities it will bring you?

Then you need to get out an exercise.


A recent study by American Council of Sports Medicine (ACSM) found that, “Workers who exercise regularly earn 9% higher salaries than their colleagues who do not.”

9% more by getting out an exercising.

How will 9% more be able to help your family?

How could 9% more enable you to save more?

In fact, even if you were a weekend-warrior exerciser, you reduce your risk of dying prematurely in comparison to your sedentary counterparts.

Not dying prematurely is a good thing!

Jon Rooks and Brad Gruizinga, developers of Union Square and Boardwalk condominiums, understood the importance of fitness in our lives, when they included fitness facilities in their properties.

Make 2014 a year to grow your income.  Get out and exercise!



Is improving the productivity of workers and seeking to reduce absenteeism important issues to you?

How would this help your Grand Rapids based operation?

A recent study performed by the American Council of Sports Medicine (ACSM) declared that, “people who exercise are more productive and have less absenteeism than people who do not. “  The numbers are startling to what the effect will be on your workplace.  We are talking about;

72% improvements in time management

79% improved mental and interpersonal performance

74% managed their work load better

27% higher ability in dealing calmly with stress

41% felt more motivated to work

71% had higher concentration while doing their work

25% took less unscheduled breaks

22% of those in the study had a higher probability of finishing work on time

As you start your business planning for 2014, include how to assist your employees to implement exercise into their life style.  The effect will be a more productive workplace.

Monroe North Fitness Center owner, Jon Rooks, understands the importance of exercise.  He has built a team of fitness professionals to assist the downtown Grand Rapids businesses in improving their workplaces.  Whether you visit Monroe North or another facility, make fitness a part of your business plan.

Call Monroe North to schedule a visit. they can be reached at 616-913-9123



Shoreline Inn in Muskegon, MI has the “world’s best pillows.”

This is according to a recent guest and their post at

“We drove here on a whim, with no plans – checked in late that evening.  What a beautiful surprise!  The inside of the hotel is very neat and well decorated with a modern vintage feel.  When we woke up in the morning and opened our windows, we looked out onto the lake.  The staff was very kind and courteous during our visit.  We will be going back!  Also, they have the world’s best pillows!”

To see what Jon Rooks and Doug Pollock have done to find the “best pillows” for Shoreline Inn – call 231-727-8483 to make your reservation or go to

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