Sports Business

Minor league, college and youth sports


Hospital opens sports performance lab

October 9, 2019
A local hospital has opened its first lab that uses technology to help athletes achieve peak performance. Read More

Grand Rapids Drive appoint head coach

October 1, 2019
There will be a new coach calling the plays this season for the Grand Rapids Drive. Read More

Grand Rapids is the No. 1 ‘minor league market’ in US

September 23, 2019
Grand Rapids is leading the pack when it comes to minor league sports. Read More

Police arrest 2 after drone flown over Michigan Stadium

September 9, 2019
| By AP
ANN ARBOR — Two people have been arrested for flying a drone over Michigan Stadium. Read More

Meijer links up with LPGA again

Simply Give hunger relief initiative has generated $5.2M since partnership began six years ago.

September 6, 2019
There will be continued donations in the Midwest, courtesy of one sporting event. Read More

Hospital hires orthopedic surgeon

September 2, 2019
A new orthopedic surgeon has joined the staff of a hospital in the area. Read More

Spirits maker signs sponsorship deal with Detroit Lions

August 23, 2019
A West Michigan distillery has signed a multi-year sponsorship agreement with the Detroit Lions. Read More

Food brand sponsors bowl game

August 22, 2019
A food brand is taking on the title sponsorship for a college football bowl game. Read More

Sports tournaments generating $3.3M impact

August 9, 2019
Four national sports tournaments are expected to make a significant economic impact on Grand Rapids. Read More

Funding your business: What can be learned from the Pac-12 Conference?

July 31, 2019
The primary concern for any business is determining how it will accumulate the cash necessary to fund its operations. A variety of options exist, including the most common, traditional methods engaged in by most owners of small and medium-sized businesses: obtaining bank financing and seeking equity contributions or loans from family, friends and business associates. Read More