Stephen Starr on CNBC

Stephen Starr appeared on CNBC yesterday as part of the network’s Recovery Road Trip. Starr discussed Philadelphia, his business and expansion.

Among the most interesting tidbits:

  • Average ticket is back to pre-recession levels.
  • He feels a sense of optimism in Philadelphia.
  • Believes Philadelphians are ready to make and spend money.
  • A graphic showed Starr is looking to expand in the Las Vegas, Miami and DC markets.
  • The threat of a fiscal cliff is not changing his behavior

To hear more from Stephen Starr, check out Thinkfest this Friday night.

Stephen Starr on CNBC [CNBC]
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[Philadelphia Magazine]