FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — Ruoff Mortgage has signed a letter of intent to locate a growing portion of its Fort Wayne-based headquarters team at Electric Works, officials announced Friday.
The company says they in the process of determining which areas of its Fort Wayne-based operations will expand to the project’s West Campus when it opens in 2022.
“While we are still formalizing the strategy around how that space will be utilized, we felt it important to make an investment in the community with this project, which has garnered incredible support and excitement,” said President and CEO of Ruoff Mortgage Mark Music.
The announcement comes just over a week after new developers were added to the Electric Works project and the Fort Wayne Redevelopment Commission agreed on a new Economic Development Agreement for the former General Electric campus.
“Ruoff Mortgage is a well-known brand and an incredible home-grown success story, and we’re excited to help Mark Music and Ruoff leadership team continue their growth and success here in Fort Wayne,” said Jeff Kingsbury of RTM Ventures, the development team behind Electric Works. “Like many growing companies, they recognize the challenges in attracting, retaining and growing a talented workforce here – and like Do it Best and our other tenants, they also recognize the unique and critical advantages Electric Works offers them in meeting that challenge directly.”