Domino's Pizza Names Jaron Garza Puget-Sound Area Manager of the Year
SHELTON, Wash., Jan. 16, 2013
SHELTON, Wash., Jan. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Domino's Pizza recently awarded
Jaron Garza with the esteemed title of Puget-Sound Area Manager of the Year
during the company's regional awards ceremony in Seattle. This award
qualifies Jaron Garza to compete for the prestigious title of U.S. Manager of
the Year, which will be awarded at the company's Global Awards Ceremony later
The Manager of the Year award recognizes exceptional store managers who live
the company's mission and guiding principles. Garza has been a full-time
Domino's Pizza manager for one year and currently runs a store in the town of
Shelton, owned by franchisees Jeff and Gina Farmer, who have operated Domino's
Pizza stores for 26 years.
"Jaron is an unbelievable store operator who has proven time and again an
outstanding commitment to making his customers happy," said Tom Curtis,
Domino's vice president of franchise operations – west region. "We are blessed
to have such a positive leader who places so much value in his customers and
team members. This is a great testimony to Jaron, his team and work ethic and
I can't congratulate him enough."
Garza has worked in the Shelton store for the last six years. He started as a
"door-hanger" distributing flyers, worked his way up to assistant manager, a
job he had for three years. In May 2012, he became manager of the store.
Since his promotion he has increased sales and improved service metrics
measured by the company. Garza's in-store efficiency resulted in 91.5 percent
of delivery orders on their way to customers within 15 minutes of the time
they place their order.
"Gina and I are extremely proud of this award that Jaron has received," said
franchise owner Jeff Farmer. "There are some extremely talented managers that
he competed with to receive this prestigious award."
About Domino's Pizza^®
Founded in 1960, Domino's Pizza is the recognized world leader in pizza
delivery.As of the third quarter 2012, Domino's operated a network of 10,040
franchised and Company-owned stores in the U.S. and over 70 international
markets. During the third quarter, Domino's had global retail sales of nearly
$1.7 billion: nearly $800 million domestically and over $862 million
internationally. Domino's had global retail sales of over $6.9 billion in
2011. In October 2012, Domino's debuted its Handmade Pan Pizza, touting the
product's fresh, never-frozen dough and establishing itself as a player in the
Pan Pizza market. In September 2012, Domino's opened its 10,000^th store,
becoming one of only eight restaurant chains in the world to reach that
milestone. In May 2011, Pizza Today named Domino's its "Chain of the Year" for
the second straight year – making the company a three-time overall winner, and
the first pizza delivery company to receive the honor in back-to-back years.
In 2011, Domino's was ranked #1 in Forbes Magazine's "Top 20 Franchises for
the Money" list.
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