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Employees of the Month – October ’17

Congratulations to our seven employees of the month. Your hard work and dedication makes you true ambassadors of “The Spinato’s Experience”.

Eduardo “Lalo” Martinez

Tempe Location

Tempe is proud to announce Eduardo “Lalo” Martinez as Employee of the Month.  He has been with the company for 4 years now.  Lalo is currently one of our Leads in the kitchen and is working towards management.  When he is not working his second job, he like to go fishing.  Lalo is a key player Monday thru Friday​, he helps hold the kitchen together during our crazy morning business.

Thank you for your hard work and dedication.  

Adalen Applewhite

North Phoenix Location

This is the one and only Addy! She has been a member of the Spinato’s family for over a year now, but it feels like she’s been with us forever. You might have talked to her on the phone placing a delivery order or seen her smiling face as you walked in for a pick up. She attends Metro Arts High School where she loves to do anything with art. After she’s done with school she would like to travel and see the world. In her spare time, she loves reading and spending time with her family. Addy’s favorite part about working at Spinato’s is the family atmosphere and helping our guests, which shows because she has a caring nature toward every person she meets.

Great job Addy!

Eric Bradford

Central Phoenix Location (Front of the House)

Central Phoenix Spinato’s would like to congratulate Eric Bradford as our front of house employee of the month. Eric has been a part of our family October of 2015. Eric works in several different areas of our restaurant. If you place a pick-up order, come to dine in with us or have you table bused you are more than likely going to have the honor of meeting Eric. He loves to spend time with his girlfriend and family outside of work. We can always count on him to be there for us with a positive attitude and we honestly truly appreciate him!

Eric, you are a rock star – Thank you

Ernest Sanchez

Central Phoenix Location (Heart of the House)

Central Phoenix Spinato’s would like to congratulate Ernest Sanchez as our heart of house employee of the month. This is the second time that Ernest has won this award and deserves it. He has been a part of our family since July of 2016. We honestly never know where we will see him in the kitchen because he will help in every position in the kitchen. He shows commitment to excellence in every dish he creates for our guests. We can always count on Ernest to come in with such an amazing and friendly attitude. In his personal time, he loves spending time with his family and skateboarding. We truly appreciate all his hard work and dedication he displays every day.

Thanks Ernest again for your hard work – we truly appreciate you!

Kassandra Connelly

Scottsdale Location

Kassie has been with the company for a little over a year now and joined our Scottsdale family a few months ago.  She is such an amazing part of our family with a contagious energy and work ethic that makes us all want to work harder.   Her love of animals is obvious and her new dog, Thor, helps fill what little free time she has.  She is going to school for Actuarial Science and volunteers with numerous organizations to make a difference in her community.  Kassie truly does her best to enhance the lives of others every day. We appreciate all she does and are so blessed to have her part of our team!

Thanks, Kassie!

Kenya Coburn

Ahwatukee Location (Front of the House)

This month’s FOH EOM is Kenya Coburn! Kenya is one of our GSR’s and has been with us just over 2 months now. Her older sister also who also works here brought Kenya in and she has been an absolute star since day one. Kenya is in her junior year of high school and will soon be taking some time off for track season, but while she’s here we’re going to make sure she gets all the recognition she deserves! Not only is Kenya extremely smart and a quick learner, but she lives our playbook every day by being a bright positive energy around the store and even showed her commitment to community recently by volunteering for our “Feed the Hungry” event. Her warm smile and friendly demeanor always make our guests feel like family and we hope she’s around for the long haul.

Thank you, Kenya!

Bennet Searle

Ahwatukee Location (Heart of the House)

Ben has been part of the team for a year and half. He started as Dishwasher and now he is working as a prep cook.  He is the one who makes our beautiful pizza crust almost every day. Ben covers shifts, works on dish and prep as the restaurant needs.  He always has a big smile, never complains, is a hard worker and very positive.

Thank you, Ben, for your excellent work ethic, positive attitude and dedication. 

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Employees of the Month – September ’17

Congratulations to our seven employees of the month. Your hard work and dedication makes you true ambassadors of “The Spinato’s Experience”.

Tommy Olson

Tempe Location

Tempe is proud to announce that Thomas Olson is the Employee of the Month.  He has been a part of our family for a little less than a year now.  His passion for making pizzas really shows in the quality of his work.   In his off time, Tommy likes to practice on his drum set.

Thank you for your hard work and dedication.

Matt Reardon

North Phoenix Location

Meet Matt, he has been with us a little over 7 months now. We love having him as part of our family. He spends most of his time here delivering hot pizzas right to your door, but he also answers the phone and runs the register when he is in the restaurant. In Matt’s free time, he loves to play video games and is very excited about football season starting up. He has been saving up to buy his own house and someday would love to move into a management role. Matt’s favorite thing about Spinato’s is the pizza but the family atmosphere is a close second.

Thank you, Matt, for everything you do!!!

Tecoyit “Shea” Scales

Central Phoenix Location (Front of the House)

Tecoyit “Shea” is our Front of House Employee of the Month for September. He started delivery driving for the Central Phoenix location back in April, and has quickly become a key player on our team. This dude is always hustling, always helping, and always singing out loud when he thinks there’s no one around to hear him. Shea comes in every single day with a positive attitude and a smile on his face.

Thanks so much for everything you do around here, Shea!”

Magdalena Mejia

Central Phoenix Location (Heart of the House)

Magdalena (Malé) Mejia is this month’s Employee of the Month.  Malé has been a part of the Spinato’s Family for over 10 years now. She usually starts her day around 3:00 AM to get her family prepared for their day and then comes and joins her other family here at Spinato’s. Her pizzas are always spot on and made to perfection every single time. Please help us congratulate her by enjoying the beautiful food she makes daily in our HOH (Heart of House).

Thank you for all you do!

Chris Wiggins

Scottsdale Location

Chris has been a friend of the Spinato’s Family for years and has been part of our Scottsdale crew for over 6 months now! He is a fabulous team player and gets along great with all his family members.  Chris is always willing to help whenever he can! Please take a minute to congratulate him!

Great job, Chris!! We’re glad you are part of our family!

Cooper Faucett

Ahwatukee Location (Front of the House)

Our FOH EOM this month is Cooper Faucett! Cooper has been with us 3 months now as a GSR and he is a rockstar up front! From day one he has been winning over our guests with his bright smile and friendly attitude. He is a junior in high school and even though this is his first job, you’d never guess by how professional and outgoing he is. When he’s not welcoming our guests into our restaurant, he might be busing your table or offering drinks to help our servers out when we’re busy. Cooper loves helping the team and does everything he can to make sure our guests feel welcome and taken care of.

We appreciate all you do for us Cooper!

Cody Rogers

Ahwatukee Location (Heart of the House)

Congratulations to Cody Rogers, this is the 3rd time that Cody is been award as EMO and all thanks to his hard work and contribution to the team. Each month before the company meeting, the managers get together and make nominations for their vote for the employee of the month and this month, the managers of Ahwatukee location, voted for Cody.  Cody joined our team a year ago and has already mastered all kitchen levels. Cody is hard working, never complains, stays productive and helps his team members.  Cody is now one of our strongest team member.

Thank you, Cody, for all contribution to the team!!!! 

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Employees of the Month – August’17

Congratulations to our seven employees of the month. Your hard work and dedication makes you true ambassadors of “The Spinato’s Experience”.

Juliette Villagomez

Tempe Location

Tempe proudly proclaims Ana better known around here as Juliette as our Employee of the Month. Juliette has been with us a little over a year now. You can find her working pretty much every Job in the Front of House from seating tables to helping with Togo orders and even Serving tables now! She never comes to work without a smile!! When Juliette is not at work she enjoys taking acting classes in her free time. If you have the pleasure to run into her please let her know how much we appreciate her as she is a true example of the Spinato’s Experience!!

Thank you, Juliette, for your commitment to excellence!!

Andrew Hampton

North Phoenix Location

Spinato’s Bell rd. selects Andrew Hampton as our employee of the month. Andrew is the epitome of efficiency. He always has a great attitude and is extremely devoted to supporting his fellow family members. He seriously takes team work to a whole ‘nother level. Outside of work he is a fierce martial arts competitor and takes his training very seriously. He brings that enthusiasm to work every day to deliver fantastic pizzas on the cleanest dishes for all our guests.

Thank you, Andrew, for everything you do!

 

Dara Smith

Central Phoenix Location (Front of the House)

Whether it’s opening in the morning or closing it down at night, Dara’s attention to detail is unparalleled. She keeps the condiments full and the gum off the bottoms of the tables (…who does that, by the way?) Of course, that attention to detail goes beyond keeping the joint tidy; when Dara is your server everything is just taken care of. She’s on-point, humble, and always sweet AND she’s Employee of the Month!

Way to go Dara!

Anthony Huerta

Central Phoenix Location (Heart of the House)

Our Employee of the Month for the HOH is Anthony Huerta. Anthony started off as a dishwasher and quickly moved into the kitchen. He has just about mastered every station in the kitchen. He can create the most beautiful salads, sauté a pasta to perfection, roll dough for pizzas, top all pizzas to Spinato’s specs and then pull and cut piping hot pizzas from the oven to serve to our guests. Anthony is very humble, dependable and has one of the most amazing attitudes that is infectious throughout the kitchen and the restaurant. We can’t thank him enough for all his hard work and dedication he has brought to our family.

 Thanks Anthony and Congrats!

Anthony Hill

Scottsdale Location

North Scottsdale wants to give Anthony a big round of applause for a second shot at Employee of the Month for all the hard work he does. We can’t tell if he is man or machine sometimes with how quick he handles the kitchen in only the short six months’ time, enhancing the lives of each family member he works with. Whether we ask for some pizzas or a little help with the dishes, there is always a smile, ear to ear, from him. And when he isn’t tearing it up in the kitchen he is back at home with his newborn son enjoying fatherhood to the fullest.

Thanks for being you Anthony. 

Abby Pack

Ahwatukee Location (Front of the House)

We’re happy to announce Abby Pack as our FOH Employee of the month! Abby has been with us since October of 2016 and has become one of our star hostesses.  Abby is kind to everyone she interacts with and you’ll always find her hard at work. She is a little soft spoken but where she lacks in volume, she makes up for in great work taking charge of the host stand and always great with our guests. When Abby is not at work or school it might be safe to say she will be at target, which she likes to call her “happy place”. It won’t be long before you might see her cashing you out for pickups or serving you table-side.

Thank you for all you do Abby!

Minerva Zentero

Ahwatukee Location (Heart of the House)

Minerva has been part of our family for almost 5 years now.  She is our salad and sandwich prep cook.  She is always on top of her game, holding down her station, on her own, every morning.  Minerva likes perfection and takes pride in her work.  So, if you get one of our salads or sandwiches you’ll know this awesome person has made it all possible.

Thank you, Minerva, for enhancing the lives of our guests.

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Employees of the Month – July ’17

Congratulations to our seven employees of the month. Your hard work and dedication makes you true ambassadors of “The Spinato’s Experience”.

Allison Brackenbury

Tempe Location

Tempe proudly proclaims Allison as our employee of the month! She started her journey with us a little over 2 years ago as a pizza cook and now can pretty much do any job in the restaurant! She is a real team player and willing to jump in and help where ever! In her free time, she enjoys hanging with her two puppies or dancing. Allison is a great example of Commitment to excellence.

Thank you so much Allison, we cannot wait to see how far you can go with the company!!

Kassandra Connelly

North Phoenix Location

Meet Kassie! She has been a member of the Spinato’s family for just over 10 months. She always has a smile on her face and is moving a mile a minute making sure all tables are clean and all guests are sat and happy.  In Kassie’s spare time, she likes to stay busy by volunteering her time at various causes around the valley. She attends Paradise Valley Community college where she is studying Actuarial Science. Kassie’s favorite thing about working at Spinato’s is the family atmosphere, and she helps build that atmosphere every day.

Thank you for all you do Kassie!

Joseph Ross

Central Phoenix Location (Front of the House)

Joey Ross joined our team at Central Phoenix almost 1 year ago. He consistently does whatever is needed to take care of our guests, from setting up the patio in the morning to hopping on the pizza line. If you’ve come into pick up a lunch order to take back to the office, there’s a 98% chance that Joey offered to help you carry it out to your car, and a 100% chance that he was smiling. We wouldn’t be able to run our Pick-Up side without him and we hope he sticks around for years to come.

Thanks Joey!

Brayan Chavez

Central Phoenix Location (Heart of the House)

Brayan Chavez is one of the best dishwashers we’ve got at our Central Phoenix location. If the plates are piled high, he rolls up his sleeves and dives in, if we’re a bit slow on a Monday night, he’ll be the one polishing the stainless and making sure the dish machine is in top working order. He’s got some friends on the pizza line, so it won’t be long before he’s moving up and making dinner instead of cleaning up after it!

Thank you for being Awesome!

Gino Burleson

Scottsdale Location

This is our employee of the month Gino Burleson.  Gino has been with us for just over a year and works in dish, salad and sandwich.  Gino has come a long way from his early days he is always looking to help everyone on the team and looking to better himself all the time.  He has become a master back in the dish station and is a fan favorite of the team.  When he is not here making it happen, Gino plays football at school and is an avid gamer who loves cookies.

Thanks Gino keep up the great work!

Travis Carter

Ahwatukee Location (Front of the House)

Our FOH EOM this month is Travis Carter! Travis has been with the family almost a year now and is absolutely a star in our store. He started as a cashier and once he mastered that he quickly moved on to be a delivery driver and host as well. Travis is always the first to jump in and help the team when we need and always has a smile on his face. His commitment to excellence and positivity makes him a huge asset as well as a great guy to be around. Travis always has great stories to share and makes sure all guests know that they are part of our family.

Thank you for all you do Travis, you are so appreciated!

Josh Trejo

Ahwatukee Location (Heart of the House)

Josh has been a part of our team for almost a year now.  He’s a hard worker who comes in every shift and gives 110% every time.  Josh started as a dishwasher and moved his way up to be a prep cook.  You can always find him with a smile on his face and super positive attitude.

Thank you, Josh, for your hard work and your contribution to the team! 

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Employees of the Month – June’17

Congratulations to our seven employees of the month. Your hard work and dedication makes you true ambassadors of “The Spinato’s Experience”.

Madison Jacoby

Tempe Location

This month Tempe proudly proclaims our employee of the month to be Madison Jacoby! She is the first person you see when you walk in and always as a smile on her face. She has been part of our amazing team for 3 months now. Madison works our host stand and take out window like no other and is always willing to do what the team needs. Soon she will start to work the floor and wait tables. We are beyond excited to see where she will go in this company!

Thank you, Madison, for your commitment to excellence!!!

Darin Shepherd

North Phoenix Location

Spinato’s Bell Rd is proud to announce Darin Shepherd as our employee of the month! While things heat up outside Darin keeps everyone cool in the kitchen. On any given night, he works any position in the kitchen with a smile on his face. He always has a fantastically positive attitude and is committed to providing our guests with the exceptional food and service they have come to expect from Spinato’s.

Thank you, Darin for all you hard work and dedication!

Keiko Murakami

Central Phoenix Location (Front of the House)

Spinato’s of Central Phoenix proudly announces Keiko Murakami as our Front to House Employee of The Month. She has been with Spinato’s since we opened here November of 2013. She is a server and gives our guest’s the Spinato’s Experience. You will always find Keiko smiling and making jokes throughout her shifts. She recently started training behind the bar and has become a master mixologist in no time! She has created lasting memories for your guest and the rest of the team here at Spinato’s. When you have the honor to meet her the next time you are in be sure to congratulate her.

Thank you, Keiko, for being amazing, we truly appreciate you!

Jason Groves

Central Phoenix Location (Heart of the House)

Spinato’s of Central Phoenix is proud to announce Jason Groves as our Heart of House Employee of the Month. He has been with us since September of 2015. Jason works primarily on the pizza line creating all your favorite and delicious pizza. He can work in several different stations in the kitchen, and is good at all of them. Jason is a true leader and coach in the kitchen with the rest of the staff. Jason is always willing to lend a hand and takes pride in our food and our guests. He has a great since of humor and keeps the morale high for the whole team. We truly appreciate him and his hard work and dedication.

Thanks again Jason, you deserve this!!! Congrats!

Emma-Li Thompson

Scottsdale Location

Emma-Li has been with Spinato’s for a little over two years.  She is always available to pick up shifts and help her family members out.  Her guests love her as well!  Her energy is contagious and she commits herself to having a positive attitude and giving the Spinato’s Experience.  In her free time, Emma-Li loves to bake and sing loudly in her car.  She loves to draw and painting pottery at “As You Wish”.  Some of her favorite things to do are see action movies, dining out, and napping!

Way to go Emma-Li!

Michael Danner

Ahwatukee Location (Front of the House)

Our FOH EOM is Michael Danner! We have so many Mike’s here in Ahwatukee Spinato’s, you’ll probably never hear him called by his first name. Around here we know him as “Danner” and he is one of the best bartenders and servers that have been part of our family.  Danner started with Spinato’s about 3 years ago at our Central Phoenix location and has done just about every Front of House position from cashier to manager. Danner is our in-house bar guru so if you want to know about wine or the fine art of bartending, he’s your man. Ask for him next time you stop in and be sure to congratulate him for being such a rock star!

We appreciate everything you do!

Christopher Thompson

Ahwatukee Location (Heart of the House)

I’d like you to meet our new sauté cook Chris. He comes to us with cooking experience, so our sauté menu was no problem for him to pick up immediately. His work is excellent and I am so proud every time he creates food for our guests. In only his third month as an employee, he receives this honor. It’s more than just the love he puts into his food. It is showing up every day on time with a positive attitude! Sometimes you just can’t teach those qualities and Chris exhibits these traits throughout!

Glad to have you on board!

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Employees of the Month – May’17

Congratulations to our seven employees of the month. Your hard work and dedication makes you true ambassadors of “The Spinato’s Experience”.

Elizabeth “Liz” Peppe

Tempe Location

Tempe is proud to announce Elizabeth “Liz” Peppe as our employee of the month! She has been a part of our team for about 5 years now. She is one of our all-stars in the kitchen but you can also find her on the floor working our Togo area along with finding you the perfect table! When she is not at work she enjoys hanging out with her 2 doggies or going to music festivals to dance her heart out!

Thank you, Liz, for your commitment to excellence! 

Kim Harris

North Phoenix Location

Meet Kim… Her smiling face has been a member of the Spinato’s family for over 4 years!  She started off as a GSR taking phone orders but has become one our fabulous ESP ‘s taking care of tables from morning till night. Kim is always willing to help others, she has a true commitment to excellence as sometimes on slow days you can find her under a table scrubbing the legs or cleaning the walls. In her spare time Kim loves to hang out by the pool, she also loves to knit “kitten mittens” and one day hopes to own her own business. If you’re at our 16th & Bell location make sure to tell Kim to keep up the good work. 

 Keep up the great work!

Amber Sealey

Central Phoenix Location (Front of the House)

Spinato’s of Central Phoenix is proud and honored to announce Amber Sealey as our Employee of The Month for our Front of House. Amber has been a part of our family since we opened our location on November 2013. Amber works in our pick-up area helping our guests out by answering phones, cashing guests out and overall assuring the best customer service for all our guests. She has a big heart and a passion for Spinato’s and our guests that you will recognize immediately when you have the honor of meeting her. You will always see her smiling, laughing and making a making a positive lasting impression for our guests and team members.

Thank you, Amber, for all your hard work and dedication you have brought us over the years!

Hilary Novak

Central Phoenix Location (Heart of the House)

Spinato’s in Central Phoenix is proud to say that Hilary Novak is our Employee of The Month for our Heart of House! Hilary has been a part of our family since February 2015. She started off pulling our beautiful and delicious pizzas from the ovens in our kitchen for our guests. She has quickly moved around the kitchen and has mastered other stations. She has an amazing attitude, very respectful and a team player. There is nothing that she wouldn’t do for our guests and team here Spinato’s. She is always asking “what can I do for you or what can I do for the guests” it’s an attitude is second to none.  She has an infectious smile and personality that will always win you over.

Thank you, Hilary, for “all” you do, and we truly appreciate you!

Taylor Keim

Scottsdale Location

Please take a moment to congratulate Taylor!  She has been with Spinato’s for a year and a half and gets along great with her family members. Taylor always comes in to work with a great attitude and a genuine smile! She’s always ready to help her family members out and pitch in to be of assistance!  Taylor loves to work out and study and is going to school for Health Science.  She will be a wonderful healthcare administrator when she finishes next year!

Way to go Taylor!

Adam Richard

Ahwatukee Location (Front of the House)

This month our FOH EOM is Adam Richard! Adam has been with the family for about 4 and a half years and he is a true example of positivity and team work. Right now, Adam is one of our full-time servers and delivery drivers but he honestly can do it all so he may be the smiling face waiting at the door to seat you or helping our cashiers in our pick-up and to-go area. Adam loves to have fun and always has a great attitude when he walks in the door. He will do whatever is needed to help the team and we are so grateful every day that he is here.

 Thank you for all that you do Adam, we are lucky to have you!

Erik Alvarez

Ahwatukee Location (Heart of the House)

Erik always has a positive attitude and is a pleasure to work with. He helps around the kitchen without been asked and always brings a light to the day. Erik makes everyone smile in the HOH. He is attending ASU & U of A to become a doctor and is very smart and dedicated to his work. Please stop by to congratulate our HOH employee of the month.

 Your awesome Erik!

Employees of the Month – April’17

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Employees of the Month – April’17

Congratulations to our seven employees of the month. Your hard work and dedication makes you true ambassadors of “The Spinato’s Experience”.

Michael Alesi

Tempe Location

Tempe announces Michael Alesi as this month’s employee of the month.  He has been a part of our family since January 2017 and has been rockin the kitchen since day one.  His teamwork and commitment to excellence is much more than we could ever expect and to top it off he is ALWAYS in a good mood.  You definitely know when this hardworking employee has a day off.

Thank you for your hard work and dedication.

Scott Gormley

North Phoenix Location

Bell Rd. Spinatos chooses Scott Gormley as our employee of the month! Scott’s day job in for an insurance company, but there’s plenty of reasons to like him too. Scott has quietly become one of our most dependable employees in the kitchen. He always comes in early for his shifts and keeps our dishes sparkling clean.

Thank you for being awesome Scott!

Maddison Scott

Central Phoenix Location (Front of the House)

Spinato’s of Central Phoenix is proud to announce Maddison Scott as our Employee of The Month! She has been with us since February 2017 here in our restaurant. She has been a part of the family for quite a while before she came to work at our location. She started in our Fine Foods area doing demos for our gluten free pizza, marinara and dressings that we sell at several grocery stores. We are honored to now have her here as a part of our family in our cashier area. She has an amazing attitude, upbeat spirit and will always make you smile. If you get the honor to talk to her over the phone or have her cash you out when you place a pick-up order, please be sure to congratulate her on a job well done!

We truly appreciate you Maddie!

Daniel Dartt

Central Phoenix Location (Heart of the House)

Daniel Dartt is the employee of the month for April. In short Daniel is AMAZING to say the very least. He’s one of the most humble people that you will ever meet. He left us for a while but since he’s been back he’s been a more than crucial part of our family in the HOH. He makes the most beautiful looking sandwiches and takes a lot of pride in his work. If you manage to catch him out of the kitchen please give him a BRISK high five and congratulate him.

You are amazing Daniel!

Anthony Hill

Scottsdale Location

North Scottsdale is proud to announce Anthony Hill as our April employee of the month. Anthony has only been with us for two months and whether he is prepping or rocking it out on pizzas, you will always see a big smile on his face. His commitment to excellence is out of this world and he is willing to help any of his family members, no questions asked. When he isn’t here making exceptional pizzas, you can find him at home, working on his house and getting prepared to have his first-born baby boy.

Congratulations Anthony! Keep on keeping on!

Ian Dawson

Ahwatukee Location (Front of the House)

This month our FOH EOM is Ian Dawson! Ian has been with us about a year and a half now and is one of our star servers. He always has a great attitude, smile on his face and gets along with just about everyone he meets. Ian is originally from Illinois so he a perfect fit for our Chicago family and he’s currently in school completing an internship for the Phoenix Fire Department. Soon when he’s not here delivering exceptional service, he’ll be out there serving our community and keeping us all safe!

Make sure to congratulate Ian next time you stop in, he deserves it!

Kristie Searle

Ahwatukee Location (Heart of the House)

Congratulations to Kristie Searle for the employee of the month!!! This lady started from the bottom two years ago as cashier/dishwasher. Suddenly she jumped back to the HOH as full time employee. With time, hard work and dedication, she can work all kitchen stations.  From her achievements, she has become our HOHLEAD! Right now, there is no doubt that Kristie is a rock star in the kitchen!  Her positivity, commitment to our family members and recipes knowledge, is the key to deliver the Spinatos experience.

Thank you, Kristie, for enhance the lives of others!!!

Employees of the Month – March ’17

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Employees of the Month – March’17

Congratulations to our seven employees of the month. Your hard work and dedication makes you true ambassadors of “The Spinato’s Experience”.

Ana Villagomez

Tempe Location

We have selected Juliette “Ana” Villagomez as our Employee of the Month.  She is that smiling face our guests see as she opens the door to welcome them to Spinato’s.  Juliette continues to grow in her role at Spinato’s, starting as a cashier, she has now cross trained as an ESP and her guests love her!  Always stay positive and continue to be an exceptional role model for your peers. We so enjoy working with you and hearing that funny and contagious laugh you have.

Thank you, Ana, for your Commitment to Excellence!

Sara Ulacco

North Phoenix Location

Meet Sara! She has been a part of our family for over a year and a half and she has become a valuable part of the team. She has done everything from greeting you in the door to taking your to go orders, but now a days you’ll most frequently find her behind the bar. Sara is always willing to go the extra mile for her guests and family members and has a passion for giving great service. In her free time, she enjoys sleeping and playing video games, but she is going back to school for dance education.

We love having Sara as a part of our family.

Ed White

Central Phoenix Location (Front of the House)

Central Phoenix is proud to announce Ed White as our Front of House Employee Of the Month. Ed is our Master Mixologist behind the bar. Ed has been a part of our family for over 3 years now. He has created countless memories for our guests. His commitment to excellence and his passion for Spinato’s are second to none. He has a heart of gold, and smile you can see from across the room. When you get the honor to see Ed the next time you come in, please be sure to congratulate him!

Thank you, Ed, for everything you do for our family and guests!

Francisco Lopez

Central Phoenix Location (Heart of the House)

Central Phoenix is proud to announce Francisco Lopez as our Heart of House Employee of The Month. Francisco, also known as “Pancho” has been with our family for 5 years now. He works in our kitchen making the delicious pastas in our sauté’ area. He has an infectious smile and personality that could brightened anyone day. We are very honored to have him as a part of our family and thank him for many years passion he has brought to Spinato’s. When you order pasta remember if it was made by Pancho it was made with love.

Thanks, Pancho, you deserve this award! Congrats!

Cabryn Peugh

Scottsdale Location

This is our employee of the month Cabryn Peugh.  Cabryn has been with us for 5 months now working on the pizza station, he picked it up quick and has been steady as a rock for us. He has moved around for us and is ready for some tougher challenges.  When Cabryn is not pumping out pizza with us you can find him behind the drums for his band Black Swan.  He has been a welcome addition and look forward to his bright future.

Rock on Cabryn!!

Camdon Six

Ahwatukee Location (Front of the House)

Our FOH EOM is going to be Camden Six. Camden has been with us about 6 months now and has quickly worked her way from hostess to cashier. Her bubbly, outgoing personality has made her an absolute pleasure to work with and she always leaves our guests with a smile on their face. Her positive attitude and Commitment to Excellence are going to take this young lady far, both here at Spinato’s and in life!

Thank you for being part of our family Camden we love you!

Jack Barendrick

Ahwatukee Location (Heart of the House)

Congrats our March EOM to Jack Barendrick. Jack has been part of the family for a year and three months. This is Jack’s second EOM!! Jack brings teamwork to our kitchen. He is our main sauté cook and works in all kitchen positions. Jack is always helping others without being asked. He can sauté, make pizzas and help on prep at the same time, he’s a Superman.

Thank you for your caring nature and commitment to family!