Papa John’s is one of the largest pizza chains in the world. The pizza companies has over one hundred thousand employees around the world that includes both corporate employees and franchise owners. These franchise owners and employees do their best to provide the best service to their customers. These people are active members of their community. When Papa John’s had to rebrand itself and bounce back, it was these individuals under the leadership of a new CEO, that was able to recreate Papa John’s into the beloved pizza empire it once was.
Under Steve Ritchie’s leadership, the pizza company is working to do amazing things. Third party experts in the food industry are coming in to assist this talented chief executive officer in getting Papa John’s back on its feet. According to USA Today, the company is bringing in these experts to help the company create processes and a business that is known for being culturally diverse and inclusive. These experts are going to help the pizza chain work on their weakness, while strengthening their strengths. The CEO is working to make sure the company creates goals for themselves and gets them accomplished.
Steve Ritchie Papa Johns has designed senior management teams to be traveling quite a bit now. Senior management will be traveling to listen to company employees and the franchise owners. They want to get feedback to see what corrections and improvements need to be made on their corporate side of the company. The company wants to be transparent as possible with their employees and customers. They want to be held responsible for their actions. They want to be held responsible in their improvement.
This CEO has a lot of history with Papa John’s. The forty three year old businessman first began working for the company in 1996. He was being paid six dollars an hour as a customer service representative. In 2006, he bought a franchise. He began to work himself up the ladder of leadership becoming the chief operating officer in 2014. He became president of the company just a few short years later and plans to continue to lead the company to greatness.
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