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Last night Punch Pizza got some publicity better than any Superbowl ad.The President of the United States gave the local pizza chain an extended shout out during the State of the Union, lauding the company for giving employees raises to $10 an hour and calling on businesses across the country to fol ... More >>
Punch Pizza CEO John Soranno and employee Nick Chute have been invited to attend the State of the Union address tonight as guests of First Lady Michelle Obama. The local company recently bumped its store employees' minimum wage to $10 an hour, and tonight's invitation is a national nod from an admin ... More >>
For nearly 90 percent of the Punch Pizza staff, Monday must have seemed like Christmas come early, as their company raised its minimum wage by about $2.50 and distributed similar raises throughout the staff. See also: McDonald's to leave the skyways in both downtowns
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