Baton Rouge’s rich history, unique charm, and wide array of cultural attractions make it a perfect vacation destination anytime of the year. Baton Rouge is the capital of Louisiana, as well as its second largest city, enriching a blend of city amenities and excitement as well as Louisiana’s intimate style and culture.
Belle of Baton Rouge is located next to the historic USS Kidd and between two of Baton Rouge’s largest universities – LSU and Southern University.
Shopping and a large number of restaurants are within walking distance, as well as a whole host of night clubs offering nightly entertainment.
Blackjack Pizza was founded in 1983 by Vince Schmuhl. After working several years for another pizzeria, the founder felt that there was plenty of room for competitors in the fast growing pizza delivery business. At that time, there was only one major player in the pizza delivery business in the Rocky Mountain region and he felt that customers would really appreciate a better alternative to satisfy their pizza cravings.
I was employed by one of their franchisees and was treated equivalent as he and his managers treated all the other employees. I have been invited to come back and work for them again, even on a part-time basis. However, one of the managers did tell me later that they almost didn't hire me becouse of how old I was. They decided to give me a chance because I had already invested in purchasing a GPS (for the delivery driver position).
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