DALLAS, Sept. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning September 4 , Moore residents will be able make pizza their way at Pie Five's new Fritts Farm location at 750 SW 19th Street in front of Dick's Sporting Goods. Former OSU Cowboy, Billy Bajema along with former OSU teammate Josh Fields and friend Brandon Birdwell, will tackle the pizza scene in Oklahoma City by bringing a new Pie Five Pizza to their home turf.
"I don't know if my excitement stems from coming home after nine years in the NFL, being able to partner with my brother-in-law, Tyce Jones and former teammate and friend, in bringing the nation's most exciting fast casual pizza restaurant to Moore or just being able to get the Buffalo Chicken signature pie more often!" said local Pie Five's owner, Billy Bajema. "I do know Moore will love the exciting new concept, amazing food and fun atmosphere."
What can make a Pie Five taste even better? Knowing that the company believes in serving the community not only behind the counter, but also outside of the store. All proceeds from pre-opening events will be donated to support the Fellowship of Christian Athletes in Moore.
At Pie Five, guests can choose from more than a million combinations of farm fresh ingredients, artisan sauces and handcrafted crust variety. Pies bake in just 145 seconds in a custom-designed, state-of-the-art oven. By the time the guest arrives at the register, their hot, bubbly, pizza perfection is ready. Additionally, they can add one of Pie Five's freshly-tossed handmade salads served in a baked pizza dough bowl or a decadent home-baked brownie or cookie pie to their meal. The rapidly expanding chain is capitalizing on growing consumer demand for fresh dining options and artisan pizzas in stylish environments without the wait.
Pie Five's unique concept is catching on like the Rowdy Rams chants! The pizza phenomenon plans to open 500 company-owned and franchise units across the country in the next five years.
ABOUT PIE FIVE PIZZA CO.
Dallas-based Pie Five Pizza Co. is a subsidiary of RAVE Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: RAVE). RAVE owns, franchises and supplies more than 300 Pie Five and Pizza Inn restaurants operating domestically and internationally. Pie Five Pizza Co. is the leading brand in the rapidly growing fast-casual pizza space, offering individual handcrafted pizzas with fresh ingredients made to order in less than five minutes. Named among Fast Casual's Top "Movers & Shakers" for three consecutive years, 2015 "Best Franchise Deal" by QSR Magazine, 2012 Hot Concepts winner by Nation's Restaurant News and one of "10 Hot New Restaurant Chains from Established Brands" by Forbes.com, the company currently has 60 locations in 16 states and the District of Columbia. For more information, please visit PieFivePizza.com.
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