Vail Valley Bizwatch: PizzaOne opens Avon location
Business name: PizzaOne.
Location: Traer Creek Plaza in Avon (next to Walmart).
Date opened: Dec. 29.
Owner: Rafail Goranov.
Contact info: Call 970-949-6000 or go to http://www.pizza1online.com.
What goods or services do you provide? Take-out and delivery to Avon and Edwards.
What’s new or exciting at your place? Everything at this location is brand new. We are excited to start offering gluten-free crust as well.
What strategy do you use to differentiate your business from your competition? Faster and friendlier service without compromising the products we offer. Our pizza dough and pizza sauce are homemade and all the veggies we use are freshly cut and never frozen. Our wings are baked, not deep-fried.
What philosophy do you follow in dealing with your customers? What can your customers expect from you? Fast and friendly service or your money back — guaranteed. Usually take-out takes 15 minutes and delivery around 30 minutes. We always have daily specials and a punch card for locals.
Tell us a little about your background, education and experience: We have more than 10 years experience in the pizza business. Our other location in Eagle, across from City Market, has been successful for more than three years.
What is the most humorous thing that has happened at your business since you opened? Santa Claus came to take out a pizza and really liked it.