Community leader and media entrepreneur Gerry Dick was recently announced as the newest board member for the Central Indiana VYPE Foundation.
The broadcast news veteran will join existing board members Blake Ress, commissioner emeritus with IHSAA; Doug Boehme, business advisor for the Central Indiana Small Business Development Center; and Allison Melangton, president and CEO of the Indiana Sports Corporation.
President of Grow INdiana Media Ventures, LLC, Dick formed the media company with chairman Scott A. Jones to deliver Indiana business news and information through multiple media sources. GIMV properties include Inside INdiana Business with Gerry Dick, InsideIndianaBusiness.com, Inside INdiana Business Radio, The INside Edge Morning Briefing and Midday e-newsletters; and a variety of interactive and mobile media products.
The Central Indiana VYPE Foundation provides support and funding for local high school athletics, including sports and IHSAA programs. This year, funds generated through the VYPE Foundation will be presented to 91 area high schools during the inaugural VYPE Foundation Golf Tournament on April 29.