Sports Business

Minor league, college and youth sports


Amway launches sports nutrition line

April 29, 2016
Amway is rolling out a new product line for the “thriving” sports nutrition market. Read More

Sports commission scores disc golf world championships

April 22, 2016
West Michigan has won a bid to host some of the best professional disc golfers in the world. Read More

Brewery partners with Grand Rapids FC

April 20, 2016
A brewery and sports team have partnered for a special beer. Read More

Session sets table for sports tourism

April 15, 2016
As the amateur and youth sports industry continues to grow, so does the role Grand Rapids plays in hosting dozens of events each year. Read More

Group tees up golf course restaurant

April 15, 2016
A popular restaurant has made a successful move into a $2-million renovation at a local golf course. Read More

College names director of athletics

April 15, 2016
A woman with about 20 years of experience in college athletics is the new director of athletics at a local university. Read More

WMSC prepares to strut its stuff as host of national symposium

April 1, 2016
As a relatively young organization, the West Michigan Sports Commission will get a nice feather in its cap this week when 1,000 peers — and potential clients — visit downtown. Read More

Health system partners with Grand Rapids FC

March 29, 2016
A health system’s medical group and a minor league soccer club are now on the same team. Read More

Sports academy scoops up venerable roller rink

Facility will be used for youth volleyball and basketball.

March 25, 2016
Elementary and middle school students will need to find a new place to roller skate. Read More

Inside Track: Former lifeguard immerses himself in new CEO role

From pool lifeguard to executive positions in several cities, Scott Lewis has had a lifelong career with the YMCA.

March 18, 2016
Scott Lewis is one of the newest members of the Grand Rapids community, having moved here in January to take on the role of president and CEO of the YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids. Read More