Jim Marino, Assistant Athletic Program Coordinator at City of Philadelphia and Blue Cross Broad Street Run Race Director and Joe Lynch, Lead Security at Independence Blue Cross| Growing Greater Philadelphia

Growing Greater Philadelphia
Friday, April 20th
The Independence Blue Cross Broad Street Run is an essential event for the city of Philadelphia. Every May, spectators cheer on 40,000 runners as they champion through the 10 mile stretch down Broad Street. Matt Cabrey, Executive Director of Select Greater Philadelphia, a council of the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia, chats with Race Director Jim Marino about the rich history of the run and how this event brings economic growth to our region by drawing in participants from all around the world. Joe Lynch from Independence Blue Cross also explains how even though the race is once a year, their corporate running group keeps the spark alive throughout the remanding 364 days.