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Kent Companies Announces the Promotion of Mark Tromp to Executive Vice President

[GRAND RAPIDS, MI] – Kent Companies has named Mark Tromp as Executive Vice President. Mark serves over the underlayments divisions in West Michigan, East Michigan and the Southeast.

Throughout Mark’s 40-year tenure, Kent Companies has become a nationally recognized leader in underlayments. More recently, Mark’s leadership has been instrumental in executing a strategic plan for the growth of our underlayments services in the Southeast. 

“Mark sets a noteworthy example for us all with his ability to lead, mentor and adapt in all market conditions,” said Jeff VanderLaan, CEO of Kent Companies. “Above all else, I believe Mark’s commitment to Kent Companies and his team members and their success is his greatest contribution to our organization.”

Mark previously served as Vice President.


About Kent Companies:

Kent Companies is a 3rd-generation family-owned business with expertise in commercial and industrial construction, mixed-use construction, multi-family housing, tilt-up concrete, post-tensioned cast in place structures and a full range of concrete-related specialties.

Kent Companies is headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan and has operations in Detroit, Michigan; Dallas and Austin, Texas; central Ohio; Charlotte, North Carolina and St. Louis, Missouri. Kent Companies employs over 1,600 concrete construction professionals nationwide, and the organization is ranked as the 10th largest concrete contractor nationwide by ENR Magazine. The Kent Companies team has built a reputation as “Leaders in Concrete.”