Ian McCue is a writer for Grow Wire whose articles often focus on commerce and retail. Before diving into the business world, he was a sports writer for a handful of newspapers and websites, including 247Sports.com and MLB.com, where he met a fascinating cast of characters and covered everything from the pro rodeo to high school basketball. Ian has a journalism degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is slowly re-discovering his passion for watching sports. (Go Badgers!) When not interviewing customers and learning about the latest business trends, he enjoys snowboarding, hacking his way around a golf course and staring at the beautiful Rockies.