Ideas in Motion to Launch Next Community Website with

By: Ideas in Motion Media Last Updated: February 9, 2010

Ideas in Motion has announced that in February 2010, the company will launch, a community-based website focused on publishing all the positive content regarding the people, organizations, and businesses of Portage, Indiana.

“We are excited to start getting the word out about all the great things happening in Portage,” said Publisher Chris Mahlmann. “Often, the good stuff going on in every community gets pushed out of the spotlight, so we are happy to be working with Mayor Olga Velazquez, the Greater Portage Chamber of Commerce, and all the great people we’ve already met with who want the positive stories in this great community to see the light of day.”

The website will follow a similar structure and design as the company’s first community site,, with an emphasis on stories in the worlds of business, sports, community, health, and entertainment for Portage Indiana. The site will be rich with photos and videos of specific interest to residents of Portage.

Mayor Velazquez stated, “We are urging all business owners, civic leaders and community organizers to step forward through the month of January to provide their information for our target launch date of February, 2010.” will serve as a central gateway for articles, events, photos, videos, and blogs from selected local authors covering anything and everything positive going on in and around the city of Portage. The company was created with the founding principle that that there are countless positive stories to be told about the people, organizations and businesses serving every community.

“We’re excited to be bringing a proven positive force in to the Portage community,” said Terry Hufford, Executive Director of the Greater Portage Chamber of Commerce. “I really think this is the right time to launch and it will be nice for the people of Portage to be reminded what a great community we have.”

PortageLife aims to be a major contributor to the positive experience of living, working, playing and giving in the community.

About Ideas in Motion

Ideas in Motion is a first class business development and professional services firm, driven toward identifying, designing, and executing plans to grow our clients' business in a meaningful and measurable manner. With experience in several fields from business strategy research to project management and delivery, Ideas in Motion brings a diverse, successful track record with a sales and marketing mindset to the table. The firm brings decades of combined experience related to generating revenue and expanding markets and businesses.

Ideas in Motion established in March 2009 as its first in a series of positive, story-telling, community-based website that focus heavily on rich media content while providing a desirable market for potential advertisers and business partners. The company recently expanded into new offices in downtown Valparaiso and expects to launch multiple sites in 2010.