Gerry Dick


Gerry Dick
Indiana Business

Gerry Dick, host and creator of Inside INdiana Business,  is also a regular
contributor of local business segments to Channel 13 Eyewitness News.  His
reports can be seen on Eyewitness News Sunrise, Eyewitness News at 5pm, and
whenever significant local business stories break.  He joined the
Eyewitness News team in June of 2002.

In June, 2000, the broadcast news veteran , along with technology
entrepreneur Scott A. Jones,  formed Grow Indiana Media Ventures, LLC, a
new media company created to deliver business and technology news and
information through multiple media sources.  Mr. Dick is President of Grow
Indiana Media Ventures.  Mr. Jones serves as Chairman.

Currently, Grow Indiana Media's primary properties include Inside INdiana
Business with Gerry Dick, Indiana's most watched local business news
program;, an Internet site featuring real
time Indiana business and technology news and streaming video content from
the television program; and Inside INdiana Business
Radio.   The company also produces a daily e-mail news product, The Inside

Mr. Dick's vision is to create the recognized source for Indiana business
and technology news, information and data profiles by using multiple media
delivery channels.  Currently, WTHR and WFYI TV 20 (PBS) are the flagship
stations for Inside INdiana Business with Gerry Dick.  On WTHR, the program
airs Sunday mornings at 11am following Meet the Press.  The company is in
the process of syndicating the program throughout Indiana on public and
commercial stations, creating a statewide business and technology news n 

Prior to the creation of Grow Indiana Media Ventures, Dick was Senior Vice
President of the Indianapolis Economic Development Corporation, where he
was responsible for a broad range of managerial and operational
initiatives, including marketing, communications, advertising and media
relations.  While at IEDC, Mr. Dick led the creation and implementation of
a new brand image for the Indianapolis region.  The WIRED. INSPIRED. and
The Digital Heartland brand marks are key to the region's business
marketing efforts locally and nationally.

Mr. Dick's broadcast news background includes 14 years as a principal
reporter and field anchor at WRTV (ABC) in Indianapolis.  While at WRTV,
Mr. Dick covered business and economic development-related stories and
issues facing communities throughout Indiana and neighboring states.  His
work received recognition from numerous organizations, including an Emmy
nomination for a 1993 series on Indiana companies doing business along the
U.S.-Mexico border.  He has also held reporter and anchor positions at
television stations in Fort Wayne and Terre Haute.

Gerry is a native Hoosier, born and raised in the Vermillion County
community of Clinton.  He is a vice president at the Indiana Sports
Corporation, a member of the board of directors of Junior Achievement of
Central Indiana, the Indianapolis Bar Foundation, the regional board of
trustees at Ivy Tech State College and the Dean's Council for the School of
Informatics at Indiana University.  Mr. Dick is married to the former Roz
Redman of Dana, IN.  Roz and Gerry are residents of Lawrence Township in
Indianapolis and enjoy raising three children.  The entire family is very
active in school, church and youth sports activities.