The Crocker Park center in Westlake is part of one of the most exciting mixed-use developments of its kind in the USA, centred on a beautifully landscaped outdoor shopping plaza at the intersection of Crocker and Detroit Roads. It enjoys the warmth and convenience of a small town cleverly mixed with the excitement of a big city. The park-like setting has captivating charm and the bustling energy of a traditional downtown main street, complete with spacious offices, internationally known stores, restaurants and hotels. The Westlake economy is maintaining careful growth. Businesses headquartered in the area include food-processing companies, glass manufacturers and metal industries. Local firms cover sectors such as software, marketing communications, materials durability testing and a leading producer of precision dispensing equipment.