Pat Evans

Pat Evans

Pat Evans is a staff researcher/reporter for Grand Rapids Business Journal who compiles the weekly lists and covers beer, arts and entertainment and sports business. Email Pat at pevans at grbj dot com. Follow him on Twitter @patevans

ARTICLES

Golf courses drive partnership model

Thousand Oaks and Watermark see their alliance as the wave of the future.

August 28, 2015
The merger of Watermark Properties and Thousand Oaks Golf Club was made possible because each was coming from a position of strength, according to sources on both sides. Read More

Inside Track: Cohen helps organizations in their time of need

Consultant strives to bring the best of herself to someone else’s battle.

August 28, 2015
Sometimes, Shannon Cohen thinks “The A-Team” theme song should play when she’s done with a job. Read More

Kellogg elects board members

August 28, 2015
A major West Michigan company has added to its board of directors. Read More

Cider maker turns to bottled distribution

August 28, 2015
A Michigan hard cider producer is ready to put out bottles. Read More

Meijer Gardens acquires sculpture by Korean artist

August 27, 2015
A major sculpture work has found a home in Grand Rapids. Read More

West side businesses throw block party

August 27, 2015
When Mitten Brewing Co. was getting started in 2011, owners Chris Andrus and Max Trierweiler were a bit apprehensive as they attended the West Grand Neighborhood Organization Christmas Party. Read More

Brewer responds to trademark tiff

August 26, 2015
A lakeshore brewery and its lawyer have sent their response to a cease-and-desist letter. Read More

Brewer expands distribution

August 26, 2015
A West Michigan brewer is expanding its presence in the western United States. Read More

Partners buy junior league hockey franchise

August 26, 2015
Two brothers from the Detroit area have big plans for a West Michigan hockey team. Read More

Global brands present at ArtPrize

August 26, 2015
Major sponsors will be affiliated with ArtPrize next month. Read More