This week, Impellia, a sports medicine tech company founded by Charlie Batch, was featured in USA Today. The article highlights the ways in which "a flood of information" is being analyzed by the NFL. The story notes that, during the NFL combine, Batch and his partners presented their product (which is used by teams at the University of Michigan) to the training staffs of all 32 teams [...]
On Friday, March 9, 2018, Mid-American Conference league office announced that Charlie Batch will be inducted into the MAC Hall of Fame this year! The news was covered by several media outlets including: the Tribune Review, Steelers.com and the Eastern Michigan Eagles website. On his Linked In page, Charlie wrote: "This is truly an honor. Never in a million years did I think this would have happened. Playing 15 [...]
This week, Charlie Batch and the Pittsburgh Steelers announced that Charlie has earned his Master's Degree in organizational leadership from Robert Morris University. Read the news brief, and other Steelers news here.
This Sunday, February 11th on TV20 Detroit at 6:00am, you can catch a full TV interview with Charlie Batch on From Glory Days. The show will detail Charlie's rise from a star high school football quarterback to his days in the NFL and beyond. Tune in, or read the full overview of the show in InPlay Magazine.
On Monday, January 8, 2018, Charlie Batch will serve as the keynote speaker at the Jackson Area Manufacturers Association’s 81st Annual Dinner. This annual member gathering will include time for networking, awards recognitions and banquet. “I’m honored to be a part of this prestigious event,” said Batch, who will be returning to Michigan where he began his NFL career. “I’m looking forward to meeting the members of [...]
This week, ESPN's "The Undefeated" featured Charlie Batch in its series on black quarterbacks. The article details Charlie's football career, from his early days in youth leagues to his days at Eastern Michigan University to his years in the NFL with the Detroit Lions and the Pittsburgh Steelers. The article quotes Charlie saying, "I wear my years in Pittsburgh with pride. ... It was either you played football [...]
Steelers Nation Unite sweepstakes winner Hollie Russell kicked her Hall of Honor weekend off with a shopping spree at the Steelers Pro Shop at Tanger Outlets with Charlie Batch! Watch all the fun of the shopping experience here.
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 [...]
Impellia, a sports technology company co-founded by Charlie Batch, has been named one of 15 Ann Arbor-based companies to watch by American INNO. Read the full story here!
Today, Google announced the launch of the Google.org 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 [...]