Dave and Busters Inc.

1819 WordsOct 8, 19998 Pages
The need among Americans to be diverted in ever more imaginative ways -- through high-thrill parks, virtual reality arcades, and theme restaurants, plays right into the hands of Dave Corriveau and Buster Corley, co-founders and CEO’s of Dave and Busters. The duo’s 50,000 square foot complexes include pool hall, an eye popping, cutting edge midway arcade, a formal restaurant, a casual diner, a sports bar and a nightclub rolled into one sprawling complex. In business since 1990, this is a high energy, highly efficient operation that’s comparable to a Vegas extravaganza. As a matter of fact there are even “for fun” cashless blackjack tables, with fake $10,000 chips. Pricey, but not outrageous, and you get value…show more content…
After weighing the strengths and weaknesses it seems as though the future outlook for Dave and Busters is good. Dave and Busters has tripled its store base in 3 years and will double its base to 30 stores in the next 24 months. Sales and earnings are growing at over 30% annually for this well-run, debt free company. Although, the stock has been beaten up severely as of late with thoughts of recession being bantered about but, once there, you realize people will return here on a regular basis through thick and thin. Some of the things I can do for the corporation include, visiting Dave and Busters establishment (in other words, spend money at D&B’S), spread good “word of mouth” about the facility to friends and family members, along with buying stock in the company. I also work for Dave and Buster’s in a way. I work valet through a contracted company at there establishment on Hall rd and M-59. So the better I service the customer, the better that is for Dave and Busters’. There are a number of things that Dave and Buster’s can do for me. First of all, working valet for the company I am also entitled to all the benefits the employees of Dave and Busters receive; ½ off on all food, free games, etc. One of the main things the corporation can do for me outside of the employment sector is make money so my stock prices will increase. Dave and Busters is one of the few companies out

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