Stephen Starr left has revitalized Philadelphia39s culinary scene Richard Melman is founder and chairman of Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises

Stephen Starr, left, has revitalized Philadelphia's culinary scene. Richard Melman is founder and chairman of Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises.

Starr, Melman compare steps to success

Stephen Starr, 2013 winner of the Richard Melman Innovator of the Year Award, held court with The Man on a recent panel. • See more Top Chefs

At the recent MUFSO conference, Restaurant Hospitality honored Stephen Starr with the annual Richard Melman Innovator of the Year award, named for the founder and chairman of Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises. Over the last two decades, his Philadelphia-based multiconcept company, Starr Restaurants, has launched a number of stylish and popular restaurant concepts and is arguably the key reason for the city’s revitalized culinary scene. Starr has also branched out with two high-profil

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