The Johncol, Inc. franchise group in Columbus and Central Ohio has won the Central Division Large Franchisee of the Year for 2013. It is the third time over the last five years that Johncol has received this honor. Johncol will compete with three other Division winners this March for the national title of “Papa John’s Large Franchisee of the Year”. Johncol won the prestigious national award in 2010 and hopes to repeat the accomplishment. “We are proud, honored and humbled to once again represent the Papa John’s Central Division on the national stage” said Charles Burris, Operating Partner for Johncol, Inc.
“Johncol, Inc. has done an outstanding job delivering on our ‘Better Ingredients, Better Pizza’ brand promise,” said John Schnatter, Papa John’s Founder, Chairman and co-Chief Executive Officer. “This franchisee is an excellent role model for the entire Papa John’s system and it is an honor to recognize their efforts.”