Chicago INNO Magazine Profiles Charlie Batch’s Impellia

Chicago INNO, a publication that features stories about innovation in the greater Michigan area, recently profiled Impellia, a company co-founded by Charlie Batch. The article says, in part, "One of Impellia’s first clients has been the University of Michigan, whose 31 Division 1 sports programs are using the startup’s software across its more than 900 student athletes. Impellia works with around 10 sports programs in total, including [...]

2019-01-25T14:11:03+00:00November 26th, 2017|News|

Charlie Batch to Serve as Local Advisor for Google’s Pittsburgh Impact Challenge

Today, Google announced the launch of the Pittsburgh Impact Challenge, inviting local nonprofits to submit proposals for "bold ideas to grow economic opportunity in the local community." Charlie Batch will serve as a local advisor to the initiative. “Google’s new Pittsburgh Impact Challenge is a game changer for local nonprofit organizations that are striving to strengthen our neighborhoods and communities," said Charlie.  "I’m honored to have the [...]

2019-01-25T14:14:53+00:00November 7th, 2017|News|

Charlie Batch Speaks at Inaugural United Way Community Leaders Conference

Charlie Batch was the keynote speaker at the United Way of Gratiot, Michigan's first ever Community Leaders Conference on Tuesday. The former Detroit Lions’ and Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback inspired the crowd with his story of perseverance and humbleness. After his remarks, Charlie told the Morning Sun News, "At some point in all of our lives we receive help, no matter where we’re at. It’s also about understanding [...]

2019-01-25T14:16:05+00:00October 20th, 2017|News|

Charlie Batch’s Impellia Announces Hiring of Former Bills GM

This month, Charlie Batch's sports technology company, Impellia, announced that it has hired Doug Whaley, former Bills GM, to serve as a senior sports business advisor. SBJ covered the announcement, including interviews from Whaley and the Impellia leadership team. Read the full story here.

2019-01-25T14:12:56+00:00September 26th, 2017|News|

Former Steeler Charlie Batch promotes free summer meal program for kids

On June 30th, Charlie Batch joined anti-hunger advocates to kick off this year's free summer meals program. At the kickoff event held in the gym of Pittsburgh Faison K-5 School in Homewood, Charlie spoke to more than 100 kids and their parents about the importance of healthy eating and maintaining a balanced diet, even during the summer months. The purpose of the summer meals program, created by the [...]

2019-01-25T14:13:16+00:00July 1st, 2017|News|

Charlie Batch’s LinkedIn Strategy Featured on

In an article titled, "How Jacksonville Jaguars' Offensive Lineman Kelvin Beachum Leverages LinkedIn," Beachum credits Charlie Batch's advice and ongoing LinkedIn strategies with helping him succeed beyond football. The article reads, in part: "Beachum added that when he was playing with the Pittsburgh Steelers as a rookie in 2012, he learned from now-retired NFL quarterback Charlie Batch about the inner workings of how athletes should conduct themselves [...]

2019-01-25T14:15:47+00:00February 21st, 2017|News|

Ex-NFL QB Charlie Batch, Sports Medicine Company Impellia Partner With Michigan Athletics

Impellia, the sports medicine/technology venture by Charlie Batch and partners, announced this week that they have agreed to partner with the University of Michigan and the schools student athletes! The story, covered by, reads in part: "The two entities will be working together to analyze product data while the Pittsburgh-based startup Impellia receives feedback from University of Michigan staff and players around its software and sensor-based [...]

2019-01-25T14:17:33+00:00February 1st, 2017|News|