Sports Business

Minor league, college and youth sports


Drive meets goals for first season

April 10, 2015
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) With the first Grand Rapids Drive season in the books, Steve Jbara joked the office’s focus now is on a summer softball team. Read More

LPGA tournament names band for community concert

April 2, 2015
A hit-producing band is coming to town to help benefit a golf tournament’s mission. Read More

Griffins create contest for Texas getaway

March 27, 2015
The Grand Rapids Griffins are offering up a free trip to San Antonio, Texas through a partnership with an airport and airline. Read More

LPGA tournament calls for volunteers

March 24, 2015
It’s volunteer sign-up time for golf fans. Read More

GR Drive sets its sights on business attraction

NBA D-League team is looking for new connections in West Michigan.

March 20, 2015
The first Grand Rapids Drive season isn’t over yet, but the front office already is looking at ways to stay relevant during the summer. Read More

National apparel chain moves into market

March 18, 2015
A national apparel chain with fly-fishing roots is moving into West Michigan. Read More

College hosts Women's Basketball Championship

March 10, 2015
Hope College and Calvin College could have a chance at facing each other for a national title next weekend. Read More

DeVos family buys stake in MLB team

March 4, 2015
A statement from the DeVos family confirms that it now has a financial interest in a lovable loser. Read More

Van Andel Arena ranks No. 1 for minor league hockey

March 4, 2015
Van Andel Arena is considered the “best” place to watch a minor league hockey game. Read More

Grand Rapids Griffins partner on media-classroom makeover

March 2, 2015
The Grand Rapids Griffins and an insurance agency have teamed up to offer a media-room makeover to a local school. Read More