Sponsored by PIZZA PACKET. On this episode of Checking in With…, Jeremy White and Josh Keown sit down with Joe Mialki of Giuseppe’s Steel City Pizza in Port Orange, Florida. Affectionally known as “Jo Jo”, Mialki dishes on the impacts of COVID-19 on his business, how he’s thriving in a pandemic, current difficulties with the labor pool and more.
This episode of Checking In With is sponsored by Pizza Packet, www.pizzapacket.com.
“Checking In With” is a video series, featuring what’s happening right now with leading pizzeria operators across the U.S. This series is hosted by the team at Pizza Today, the premier network for pizzeria professionals. Look for a new episode every Tuesday at 10 a.m. EST on all Pizza Today networks.
Watch the previous episodes:
Checking In With Bill Vivian, Regents Pizzeria, La Jolla, CA
Bill gets real on operating a 4,000-square-foot restaurant with an extensive beer program in a business and college district during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Checking In With John Gutekanst of Avalanche Pizza in Athens, OH
John provides a humorous and entertaining conversation that spans a variety of pizza-related topics.
Checking In With Jon Bortles, Woody’s Wood-Fired Pizza, Golden, CO
Find out how Jon and his crew have adapted from a dine-in with a buffet model to delivery and carryout. We also talk about staying relevant as a seasoned pizzeria.
Checking In With Scott Sandler, Pizza Head, St. Louis, MO
Watch as Scott shares the real challenge he faces whether to change his concept model.
Checking In With Derek Sanchez, Mia Marco’s Pizza, Schertz, TX
See how Derek is moving forward with the opening of his brick-and-mortar pizzeria during the COVID-19 pandemic. Watch as Derek shares his positivity and work/life balance.
Checking In With Carmine Testa, Carmine’s Pizza Factory, Jersey City, NJ
Watch as Carmine lets us in on the challenges he has faced with third-party delivery amidst the crisis.
Checking In With Mike Bausch, Andolini’s Pizzeria, Tulsa, OK
Mike shares the silver lining he has found amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.