July 31, 2017 // Franchising.com // NEWBURY PARK, Calif. - Jersey Mike’s Subs, known for its fresh sliced/fresh grilled subs, opened in Newbury Park on July 26. Franchise owners Dan Burrell, Angel Velazquez, and Artie Maidman held a grand opening and free sub fundraiser from Wednesday, July 26 to Sunday, July 30 to support Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Ventura.
The new restaurant, located at 761 North Wendy Drive, circulated 5,000 coupons throughout the community offering a free regular sub for a minimum $2 contribution to Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Ventura.
“We are thrilled to be opening our second Newbury Park location on July 26th,” said Velazquez. “We can’t think of a greater cause to support than the local Big Brothers and Big Sisters Club and we look forward to continuing those partnerships throughout the community. If you haven’t donated to the Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Ventura.in the past, now is the perfect time.”
Burrell, Velazquez, and Maidman are exemplary Jersey Mike’s franchise owners who share the company’s commitment to quality products and exceptional customer service, and who are dedicated to giving back to the local community. Since 2010, Jersey Mike’s locations throughout the country have raised nearly $25 million for worthy local charities and have distributed more than 1.5 million free sub sandwiches to help numerous causes. This year, the company’s 7th Annual Jersey Mike’s Month of Giving in March raised more than $5.5 million for nearly 150 charities throughout the country.
Started in 1956, Jersey Mike’s now has 1,500 restaurants open and under development nationwide. This year, Jersey Mike’s was named the country’s fastest-growing Limited Service Chain and fastest-growing sandwich chain in the 2017 Nation’s Restaurant News Top 100.
The growth is fueled by passionate Jersey Mike’s fans who crave their subs made Mike’s Way® with the freshest vegetables - onions, lettuce and tomatoes - topped off with an exquisite zing of “the juice” - red wine vinegar and olive oil blended to perfection. Jersey Mike’s premium meats and cheeses are sliced on the spot, piled high on in-store baked bread and served up with a helping of neighborly banter from a dedicated and high-energy team.
The restaurant’s hours are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., seven days a week. You can contact this location directly at (805) 375-0310.
SOURCE Jersey Mike’s