On December 21st, Charlie Batch visited West Greene Middle/High School to meet with the students who volunteer and Peer Mentors and to talk with the entire student body at a school assembly. The local newspaper, The Observer-Reporter, covered the event, saying: "Batch, who played for the Steelers for 11 of his 15 years in the NFL, spoke to the student body Wednesday morning about making good life [...]
This holiday season, Charlie Batch got things cooking, sharing his family's famous Mac & Cheese Recipe on All22.com. Watch as Charlie and his wife, Tasha, walk you through the recipe step by step.
EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT DATE: 8 a.m.-2:45 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016 EVENT: Media are invited to attend the University of Michigan Exercise & Sport Science Initiative Symposium 2016, a day of talks and panel discussions related to sport technology R&D, data science and analytics, and optimal performance. Featured speakers and panelists include: Charlie Batch, former NFL quarterback and co-founder of Impellia, a sports technology company; U-M athletic director [...]
This month, Parents Magazine ran a story titled, "10 Tips Now that Your Kid Wants to Be in the Olympics," and Charlie Batch provided one of the tips! For the tip "Continue to help your child develop many interests and abilities" the article says: "Family, leisure, academics, and social relationships are critical parts of a child's development that should not be neglected at the expense of sports. [...]
On Wednesday, August 24, 2016, at 11:45am, Charlie Batch will be the featured speaker for the Chambers YMCA 2016 Light of the Valley awards luncheon at the Wheeling Park White Palace. The luncheon, an annual fundraiser which benefits the YMCA’s programs for all children and families despite their ability to pay, will honor attorneys Jim and Linda Bordas of Wheeling. Read all the details in The Intelligencer/Wheeling [...]
Charlie Batch and representatives from Impellia - Charlie's performance, wellness, rehabilitation and injury prevention technology company - joined more than 300 techies, geeks, entrepreneurs, executives, athletes, coaches, team owners, and many others for the first ever Geek Wire Sports Summit. The day-long event focused on the quickly trending intersection of sports and technology. Charlie was featured in Geek Wire coverage of the event, including an article that read: "Folks [...]
Charlie Batch announced that he will sail with Steelers fans on the 2017 Legends of Pittsburgh Cruise! The cruise, which sails March 30 - April 3, 2017, departs Tampa, Florida, and features a Port of Call in Cozumel, Mexico. While at sea, fans can enjoy one-on-one interaction with favorite past and present Pittsburgh sports legends, unlimited access to the players, photo opportunities, and a vacation experience like [...]
The 2016 season of "Steelers Kickoff" featuring Charlie Batch and Bob Pompeani was named Best Regularly Scheduled News or Sports Talk Program by the Pennsylvania Associated Press' Broadcasters Association Awards. This prestigious award was presented at the 2016 Pennsylvania Press Conference in Harrrisburg, an annual two-day conference that caters to issues of importance to editors, reporters and broadcasters. Congratulations Charlie and Bob!
This week, Sports Business Journal (SBJ) ran a full page story about Charlie's medical technology company, Impellia, in its Company Watch section. The article quotes Charlie saying that the idea for Impellia came about, "from me being around [the NFL] and being injured quite a few times in my career. Some of the technology that I was privy to and was able to use wasn't available to [...]
Today, the Indiana Gazette reported that Charlie Batch, a former quarterback in the National Football league and a two-time Super Bowl champion, will give the keynote speech at this year’s Pennsylvania Sports Business Conference. Batch now serves as a community advocate, author and motivational speaker following a 15-year career in the NFL. The conference, which will promote discussion about the ways diversity is demonstrated in the sports [...]