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Persona Wood Fired Pizzeria Signs Chicago Deal

Persona Wood Fired Pizzeria announced it has signed a franchise agreement with Chicago entrepreneur Greg Dunn to open as many as three Persona Pizzeria restaurants in metropolitan Chicago. Soon, residents of the Windy City will be able to enjoy the award-winning flavors and fast-casual appeal that has made Persona Pizzeria a pioneer in build-your-own Neapolitan […]

Persona Pizzaeria Signs First Texas Franchise Agreement

Persona Wood Fired Pizzeria has signed a five-unit deal for Houston. This marks the brand’s first franchise development agreement in the state of Texas. The new Persona locations in Houston will be owned and operated by Spicy Ketchup LLC, a locally based franchise group experienced with the Jimmy John’s brand. The group plans to open […]

Persona Pizza Co-Founder Becomes CEO

Persona Wood Fired Pizzeria has named Glenn Cybulski as chief executive, giving the company co-founder a bigger role in leading the brand in its next stage of development. Cybulski will lead the execution of the brand’s long-term growth strategy while overseeing day-to-day operations for the emerging brand, which has one restaurant open and operating in […]

Persona Wood Fired Pizzeria Expands in Southeast

Persona Wood Fired Pizzeria, the only create-your-own, handcrafted pizzeria concept of its kind with a World Pizza Champion at the helm, has signed a development agreement for three restaurants in the Southeast including South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georgia. The new franchise partner, Simpli.Fresh.Concepts, is slated to open its first location in Columbia, South Carolina […]

Persona Pizzeria Expands to the Bay Area

Persona Wood Fired Pizzeria is looking to open as many as 20 Bay Area restaurants over the next several years. The area’s first restaurant is slated to open in Santa Rosa in March and will take over the space previously occupied by Arrigoni’s Deli & Cafe for nearly 40 years. “Persona′s expansion into the Bay […]

Persona Neapolitan Pizzeria Signs Major Franchise Deal

Persona Neapolitan Pizzeria, a create-your-own pizzeria concept out of Santa Barbara, California, signed a franchise development agreement to open as many as 20 restaurants in South Florida over the next five years. The agreement marks the first major franchising announcement since Persona launched its franchise opportunity earlier this year. “Persona’s expansion into South Florida is […]

Persona Neapolitan Pizzeria Offers Franchise Opportunity

Persona Neapolitan Pizzeria, a create-your-own Neapolitan pizzeria with an Italian-trained Pizzaiolo, opened its first location in Santa Barbara, California, in February 2013. Persona has since announced plans to expand its national footprint with a franchise opportunity. Company plans call for adding 10 new restaurants in 2014 and having as many as 250 locations nationwide in […]

Persona Uses Revention Technology for Nat’l Expansion

Persona Neapolitan Pizzeria is a forward-thinking fast casual concept operating out of Santa Barbara, California, and specializing in build-your-own wood fired Neapolitan pizza. Persona was founded by Joseph Baumel (CEO) a graduate of the Greystone CIA academy in Napa County, California, and co-founder Glenn Cybulski (COO, Pizziaolo executive chef). The concept was opened in February […]