HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C., July 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pino Gelato celebrates a 10th year anniversary for the business. Thousands of Scoops of Happiness have been shared with new and loyal customers over the last 10 years. The celebration will focus on honoring the employees for their work and diligence to deliver the exceptional customer service standards expected for working at Pino Gelato, a service expected by customers that has set the company apart through the 10 years in business. Corporate store locations in Hilton Head Island, SC and Destin, FL will have themed activities that will incorporate important facets of the company throughout this week July 28 - July 31 to celebrate. Themed days include Celebrate Italy!; Bring your dog to work day! (outside)/Animal Rescue focused events; Family Day!; Happy Birthday Pino Gelato!, a special anniversary toast with an open invitation extended to attract community attendees to join in. "This is about bringing the focus on fun back to attention to show employees we appreciate them and to share in the celebration surrounding the Pino Gelato 10th year anniversary as a team," said CEO Ramona Fantini. Pino Gelato is celebrating 10 years of Scooping Happiness, with a fun future ahead.
Ramona Fantini, Chairman and CEO of Pino Gelato, has received the 2013 U.S. Chamber of Commerce Blue Ribbon Small Business Award and 2013 Enterprising Women of the Year Award. Giving back to the community is a recognized part of both of these awards. Previous awards include: 2012 U.S. Chamber of Commerce Blue Ribbon Small Business Award and selected runner-up in the 2012 U.S. Small Business Administration Person of the Year for South Carolina "in recognition of Pino Gelato outstanding staying power and innovation." "Pino Gelato sets itself apart by offering each customer 'an experience' and the genuine taste of Italy with every scoop," said Fantini.
About Pino Gelato: Pino Gelato is headquartered in Hilton Head Island, SC, and operates under a licensing rather than franchising business model in all 15 locations. The company recently acquired three new stores in 2014 adding to a total of 4 corporate locations. Pino Gelato celebrates the 10th anniversary serving customers a signature product with distinct flavor only genuine gelato can provide. Pino Gelato is focused on continued growth in 2014. For business development opportunities, locations, products, and information about Pino Gelato visit www.pinogelato.com.
CONTACT: Ramona Fantini Chairman and CEO, Pino Gelato 843-842-2822 @RamonaFantini @Pino_Gelato
Source:Pino Gelato, Inc.