Posted: Friday, 04 January 2013 6:35AM
'Grey's Anatomy' Star Wins Bid To Buy Tully's
SEATTLE, Wash. (Metro) -- Patrick Dempsey, who stars in a TV medical drama set in a fictional Seattle hospital, says his investment group has won a bid to purchase Seattle based coffee chain Tully's.
The winning bid was $9.15 million for the entire chain, which employs about 500 people.
Dempsey, in sending a message about his victory via Twitter, Dempsey said he won the bidding war over the "Green Monster," referring to Starbucks.
A bankruptcy court judge will decide later this month whether to approve the acquisition.
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