Wednesday, January 29, 2014 |
2 years ago
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 follow Punch's good example.
Michelle Obama hosting Punch Pizza CEO and worker at tonight's State of the Union
"Nick helps make the dough, only now he makes more of it," President Obama said in reference to Punch employee Nick Chute who was seated next to Punch founder John Soranno behind First Lady Michelle Obama.
Here is the video in case you missed it or just want to relive the glory:
Obama Punch pizza shoutout in SOTU from Voice Media Group on Vimeo.
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