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

Brewers tap trees for fundraiser

August 28, 2014
The Brewers Grove Project is back for the second year. Read More

Restaurant group expands Southern holdings

August 28, 2014
A local restaurant group has added another 20 eateries to its corporate menu. Read More

ArtPrize award celebrates diversity

August 27, 2014
A new award will honor diversity at this year’s ArtPrize. Read More

Wolverine steps up annual sale

August 26, 2014
Wolverine Worldwide is set for its annual tent sale on Thursday. Read More

Grand Cocktail bartenders create winning concoctions

August 25, 2014
Food wasn’t the only focus of Restaurant Week, as this year’s theme was pairing dishes with beverages. Read More

Tinkerers gathering in Grand Rapids

Mini Maker Faire involves 70 groups of ‘innovative thinkers and makers.’

August 22, 2014
A collection of creative thinkers, tinkerers and makers will come together Saturday and Sunday at the Grand Rapids Public Museum. Read More

Brewers find success with environmentally friendly piping

Product takes heat from brewing process and puts it to work elsewhere.

August 22, 2014
Craft brewers seem to be on a continuous journey to become more environmentally friendly. Read More

Backyard Bourbon BBQ smokes downtown

August 22, 2014
The B.O.B. is hosting its Backyard Bourbon BBQ on Saturday. Read More

Griffins name assistant coaches

August 22, 2014
The two spots left vacant on the Grand Rapids Griffins bench earlier this summer have been filled by a pair of local hockey coaches. Read More

New Holland Brewing names VP of marketing

August 21, 2014
The new VP of marketing for New Holland Brewing Co. has been promoting craft beer brands on the West Coast. Read More