As the newly appointed and current Chief Executive Officer of Papa John’s, the worlds third largest pizza chain, Steve Richie has stated that his current goals for the company are to integrate technology within various sectors of the business in order to bring a better customer experience while still providing better ingredients and better pizza.
Steve Ritchie although new to the CEO position is no stranger to the company. In fact, Steve Richie PapaJohns began with the company back in 1996 as a customer service representative. In 2006, Steve would go on to continue his relationship with the company when he purchased and operated his very own Papa John’s franchise. Steve Ritchie PapaJohn’s hard work a dedication in bringing the best possible results for his franchise would see Steve Ritchie being promoted to Chief Operating Officer(COO. Steve’s career within the Papa John’s company has seen him become a delivery driver, supervisor, franchise owner and today the head of the company, and for a brief moment worked as a business consultant for Calistoga Bakery Café.
Read This Article for more information.
In regards to his future, Steve Ritchie has stated that he would like to own over 100 Papa John’s franchises. In addition, he has mentioned the yearning to sit on the board of directors of various fortune 500 companies by 2025. Today, however, his focus will be on bringing back the brand name value of the company and ushering in 2019 full of innovation and progress. In fact, the first few projects of 2019 that will be under the watch of Steve Richie PapaJohns is the technological push by the company. This will include allowing customers to order directly from social media websites such as Facebook. In addition to that, Papa John’s Pizza will also venture overseas to open there first ever location in the Bahamas. Steve Ritchie as CEO hopes to continue the incredible customer service and product effort seen for the past decade.
More about Steve Richie PapaJohns: https://www.nrn.com/people/papa-john-s-names-steve-ritchie-president