Detroit, Michigan,United States
ROSSETTI is an architectural design and planning firm headquartered in Detroit, Michigan The firm is involved in the design of professional sports stadiums, arenas, entertainment venues, institutions and commercial buildings. ROSSETTI is a lead believer of the concept of sports anchored developments and master planning, where stadiums are designed and planned to carefully integrate into an urban environment.
ROSSETTI is a privately owned architectural firm that was founded in 1969, by Gino Rossetti. In 1999, leadership passed onto Matt Rossetti.
The firms early projects centered on health care facilities, corporate headquarters, interiors, retail and master planning. The firm began approaching the sports and entertainment industry after ROSSETTI was contracted in 1984 to design the The Palace of Auburn Hills. The project, which broke ground in 1986, and opening in 1988, marked the firms earliest major success in sports entertainment. In 2003, ROSSETTI shifted towards specifically specializing in sports and entertainment venues.
Today, ROSSETTI works works on a wide variety of projects, with a focus on arenas and the entertainment industry.
- The firm engineered and incorporated the concept of hospitality suites (suites placed lower within the bowl) for the Palace as opposed to the typically known "Sky Boxes." "Sky Box" suites were commonly located along the upper concourse of arenas. Placed within the lower seating bowels, the hospitality suites at the Palace were some of the first of their kind.
- University of Notre Dame Hockey Arena 
- Incheon Football Stadium and Sung Ui Arena Park
- Yost Ice Arena (2012) Renovation
- Rock Companies Executive Suites
- Quicken Loans Qube
- Stroh Center, Bowling Green State University
- Michigan International Speedway Pit and Road Suites addition
- PPL Park for the Philadelphia Union
- Fifth Third Bank Stadium (Kennesaw State University Stadium)
- Detroit Medical Center (New Hart Hospital)
- Red Bull Arena (New Jersey)
- Greektown Casino Hotel
- The Thacher School Dormitory Building
- Los Angeles Clippers Training Center 
- Rio Tinto Stadium for Real Salt Lake
- Citizens Business Bank Arena 
- Renovations to Scotiabank Place (Canadian Tire Centre)
- Renovations to St. Pete Times Forum
- FIU Stadium for the Florida International University Golden Panthers
- Orange Coast College Fitness Complex 
- University of California, Irvine Student Center Expansion
- Plaza El Segundo: The Edge & The Collection Retail
- Domino's World Resource Center
- StubHub Center (Home Depot Center)
- Compuware World Headquarters in Detroit, Michigan
- North Oakland YMCA, Auburn Hills, Michigan
- Troy Community Center, Troy, Michigan
- Ford Field
- Ted Constant Convocation Center at Old Dominion University
- Wayne State University Welcome Center
- Two Town Square, Southfield, Michigan
- Indian Wells Tennis Garden, home of the BNP Paribas Open
- Amtrak Station & Transit Hub, Bakersfield, CA
- Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield, CA
- Convocation Center (Eastern Michigan University)
- USTA National Tennis Center, site of the US Open
- Tennis Center at Crandon Park Home of the Sony Ericsson Open
- One Town Square, Southfield, Michigan
References and further reading
- Hill, Eric J. and John Gallagher (2002). AIA Detroit: The American Institute of Architects Guide to Detroit Architecture. Wayne State University Press. ISBN 0-8143-3120-3.
- Meyer, Katherine Mattingly and Martin C.P. McElroy with Introduction by W. Hawkins Ferry, Hon A.I.A. (1980). Detroit Architecture A.I.A. Guide Revised Edition. Wayne State University Press. ISBN 0-8143-1651-4.
- Serious Fun (Three Generations by Reed Kroloff)
- Carter, David M. (2011). Money Games: Profiting from the Convergence of Sports and Entertainment. Stanford UP. ISBN 0-8047-5955-3.
- "Contact." ROSSETTI. Retrieved on November 16, 2009.