Big news at Cleveland Browns Stadium:
“3 Cleveland celebrity chefs to open food stands at Browns Stadium” – Crain’s Cleveland Business
“Top Cleveland chefs Michael Symon, Rocco Whalen, Jonathon Sawyer coming to Cleveland Browns Stadium” – NewsChannel5
“Cleveland Browns, city’s top chefs team up” – Plain Dealer
#HappyinCLE! But only if you’re lucky enough to be sitting in a suite, or the club seats (otherwise known as the ring of $150-to-$310 chairs between the lower level and upper mezzanine that sits mostly empty from late October until the end of the season but always remains heavily guarded by Stadium employees mounted atop escalators).
Jim Ross, the Browns’ VP of business development explains at Crain’s:
“Bringing in three of the pre-eminent chefs in the region, we think, is a way to re-energize, revitalize and add a nice component to our premium offerings,” said Ross. “The chef component gives us a unique hook to host more corporate functions. We open up those stands a