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Monday, November 17 • 6:00pm - 7:00pm
A Restaurant Entrepreneur's Story: Robert Platzer, CEO and founder PJW Group LIMITED

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Robert Platzer will discuss how he developed his idea, started his business, and how the business has grown to a chain of 16 restaurants.  He will field questions from the audience after his presentation.


Peter Regopoulos

Peter Regopoulos specializes in hospitality accounting and restaurant operations. He has taught HM 484 Entrepreneurship at Penn State. He has opened new restaurants and owned and operated quick-service food franchises. Peter also does consulting in strategic planning for entrepreneurial food service companies. | | Peter received a bachelor's degree in food service and housing administration from Penn State in 1976, and completed graduate... Read More →


Robert Platzer

Mr. Platzer started his culinary career as a cook at Resorts International in Atlantic City, NJ. In 1983 his entrepreneurial spirit took over and he purchased a bar in the Pocono area which he converted to a family style restaurant. Growth began in 1993 as Allentown was purchased and then the first NJ location, known as Haddonfield was purchased in 1995. There are now eight locations in Pennsylvania [soon to be nine] and eight in New Jersey. A... Read More →

Monday November 17, 2014 6:00pm - 7:00pm
112 Chambers
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