In a former life

Mochari, Ilan
August 2000
Inc.;Aug2000, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p130
Features Tama Starr, chief executive officer of Artkraft, an outdoor-advertising company in New York City. Educational and career background; Views of Starr on competition.


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