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January 4, 2024
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Mountain Mike’s Pizza opens 1st unit in Ventura County, California

Mountain Mike’s Pizza has opened a location in Oxnard, California, with Boby Singh at the helm. Singh owns four other…
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December 18, 2023
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Mountain Mike’s Pizza announces plans to expand to 10 Washington cities

California-based pizzeria Mountain Mike’s Pizza is expanding to the Pacific Northwest, with 10 restaurants opening in Washington. According to the…
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December 12, 2023
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Mountain Mike’s Pizza Debuts in Los Angeles County

Leading Family-Style Pizza Chain Opens in Norwalk, Continuing Southern California Growth Newport Beach, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Mountain Mike’s Pizza, a leading…
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December 6, 2023
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Mountain Mike’s Pizza Enters Ninth State and Continues Growing National Footprint

Leading Family-Style Pizza Chain Expands in the Pacific Northwest with 10-Unit Development Deal in Washington Newport Beach, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Mountain…
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December 6, 2023
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8 Reasons Mountain Mike’s Pizza Was Named Top Franchise for Veterans

Armed forces veterans may find several compelling reasons to consider franchising and self-employment as the “What’s Next” part of their…
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November 28, 2023
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Mountain Mike’s Proudly Enters Eighth State With Colorado Opening in Parker

Leading Family-Style Pizza Chain Approaches 300 Restaurants in Operation and Continues Strategic National Expansion Denver, CO  (RestaurantNews.com)  Mountain Mike’s Pizza, a…
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November 20, 2023
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Mountain Mike’s Pizza to sponsor Sacramento Kings for 2nd year

For a second year, Mountain Mike’s Pizza has become a pizza sponsor of the Sacramento Kings, according to a press release. The…
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November 3, 2023
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Mountain Mike’s Pizza Opens New Utah Restaurant in Hurricane

Leading Family-Style Pizza Chain Continues Growing Throughout the West with Sixth Beehive State Location NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (June 6, 2023)…
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November 3, 2023
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Mountain Mike’s Pizza Ranked in Entrepreneur’s First-Ever List of Top Franchise Brands for Multi-Unit Owners

Leading Family-Style Pizza Chain Proudly Named Alongside Numerous Prominent Brands Newport Beach, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Mountain Mike’s Pizza, a leading family-style…
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November 3, 2023
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Mountain Mike’s Pizza Celebrates Sixth Year as Official Pizza of the San Francisco 49ers With Fan-Friendly Football Activations

Leading Family-Style Pizza Chain Gives Mountain Rewards® Members a lot to Cheer for with Sweepstakes, Specials and Gameday Ticket Giveaways…
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November 3, 2023
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Mountain Mike’s Pizza Proudly Opens Second Texas Location in Fort Worth

Leading Family-Style Pizza Chain Continues Growing Throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth Area Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Mountain Mike’s Pizza, a leading family-style pizza…
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November 3, 2023
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Mountain Mike’s Pizza Expands Along Central California Coast With New Pismo Beach Restaurant

Leading Family-Style Pizza Chain Approaches 280 Locations Throughout the West Newport Beach, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Mountain Mike’s Pizza, a leading family-style…
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March 7, 2023
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Mountain Mike’s Pizza Awarded Newsweek’s America’s Favorite Restaurant Chain for 2023

Mountain Mike’s Pizza is proud to be among the Top 10 Pizza Chains with a 5-star rating named in America’s…
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January 31, 2023
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Mountain Mike’s Pizza Debuts Inside the Top 100 on Entrepreneur’s Prestigious Franchise 500 Ranking

Mountain Mike’s Pizza cracked the Top 100 in the 2023 Entrepreneur Franchise 500 List.  Mountain Mike’s ranked #92 out of…
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January 3, 2023
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Mountain Mike’s Pizza Opens First Texas Location

We are excited to announce the opening of the first Mountain Mike’s Pizza in Texas! Mountain Mike’s currently has three…
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December 2, 2022
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RESTAURANT BUSINESS PODCAST FEATURE: How Nostalgia Keeps Mountain Mike’s on the Growth Track

Jonathan Maze, Editor-in-Chief of Restaurant Business, sits down with Chris Britt and Ed St. Geme (our Co-CEOs) and Jim Metevier…
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November 15, 2022
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Together Towards Tomorrow: Key Takeaways from the 2022 Mountain Mike’s Pizza Annual Franchise Convention

When you own a franchise, coming together with franchisees with a similar mindset is essential. Not only does it speed…
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October 25, 2022
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Mountain Mike’s Pizza Ascends To The #9 Spot On Fast Casual’s Top 100 Movers & Shakers List

Mountain Mike’s Pizza has been honored as one of the nation’s top ten chains in Fast Casual’s 2022 Top 100…
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September 23, 2022
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Jim Metevier Named Top 25 Executive by Fast Casual

Jim Metevier, the President and COO of Mountain Mike’s Pizza, was named a Top 25 Executive by Fast Casual this…
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September 16, 2022
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Mountain Mike’s Achieves Top FUND® Score Among all Evaluated Food Brands

Mountain Mike’s Pizza is pleased to have received a FUND® Score of 915, an increase of 30 points from last…
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July 5, 2022
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MOUNTAIN MIKE’S PIZZA SIGNS THREE MULTI-UNIT EXPANSION DEALS IN TEXAS

Mountain Mike’s Pizza is developing rapidly throughout Texas with nine Dallas-Ft Worth-area locations under development. The Lone Star State growth…
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June 30, 2022
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MOUNTAIN MIKE’S PIZZA PROUDLY OPENS FIRST IDAHO LOCATION

We are excited to announce the opening of our first Idaho location in Meridian on Eagle Road. The new restaurant…
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May 31, 2022
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Second-Generation Entrepreneur Finds Success with Mountain Mike’s Pizza

Raj Lehl wanted to be an entrepreneur, just like his father, who had started businesses on two continents and eventually…
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May 17, 2022
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Mountain Mike’s Pizza becomes an Official Pizza Partner of Angels Baseball

Mountain Mike’s Pizza proudly announces its latest professional sports partnership as it becomes an Official Pizza Partner of Angels Baseball. …
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April 20, 2022
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Mountain Mike’s Expands to Arizona

Mountain Mike’s legendary crispy, curly pepperoni has arrived in Arizona. We’re excited to announce the opening of our first Arizona…
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April 5, 2022
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Mountain Mike’s Opens 250th Restaurant

Mountain Mike’s growth story continues as we’ve opened our 250th restaurant. The newest location, in Woodland, Calif., is now open…
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March 23, 2022
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Mountain Mike’s Co-CEOs Buy Out Levine Leichtman Capital Partners

We’re proud to announce that co-CEOs Chris Britt and Ed St. Geme have bought out Levine Leichtman Capital Partners interest…
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February 28, 2022
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The People Who Know Pizza, Know Mountain Mike’s is a Leading Brand

  The PMQ 2022 Pizza Power Report has recognized Mountain Mike’s Pizza by promoting us five spots up the list.…
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February 21, 2022
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Mountain Mike’s Moves Up 34 Spots on the Franchise Times 400

Mountain Mike’s Pizza moved up 34 spots on the latest Franchise Times 400 ranking. It’s no wonder, given our consistent…
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February 10, 2022
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Mountain Mike’s Leaps Up The List in the Franchise Direct 100

Mountain Mike’s Pizza is now the 27th hottest franchise brand according to Franchise Direct. What’s even more amazing: We moved…