Brent Thrower is one of the owners and operators of Jotos Pizza, headquartered in city of Pinellas Park, Pinellas County, Florida. He is joined by his wife Tori Thrower and her sister Tori Whitcomb, in which the restaurant is named after. It is truly a family run and operated business and they all work together as a team.
When it comes to being a restaurateur, hosting people for meals that will be spending their hard earned money, nothing takes the place of experience. Joto’s opened for business in 1974, nearly 50 years ago by Brent’s in-laws. Brentjoined the team and became involced in 1998. Under the restaurant’s leadership team, the restaurant has expended to some 70 staff members.
Joto’s is an active and award winning member of the Seminole Chamber of Commerce.
Brent Thrower has an eye for what consumers want. Jotos Pizza is a restaurant that has a “secret sauce” recipe developed 40+ years ago which helps retain loyal customers as you just can’t get their pies anywhere else.
From their website, “When you enjoy Joto’s Pizza, you will notice we pride ourselves on 3 factors: we provide you delicious food for a reasonable price; we greet and serve you in a friendly manner; and we maintain the cleanest environment in the preparation of food and service to our customers. Our dough and sauce are prepared daily from scratch and we use fresh ingredients in making your food to order.”
The result, one of the most successful restaurants in Pinellas Park!
So what do their customers think?
Glenda Scheeley publically wrote, “Great pizza and great price. Service was excellent.”
Victoria DeWaters publically wrote, “My favorite pizza place…maybe ever. Best part:small business, local owner, good service… Great pizza!”
Having owner operated experts, like Brent Thrower, providing quality food and a nice environment for an exceptional meal experience is an asset to Pinellas Park and Pinellas County, Florida.
Business owners take risks and often work long, exhaustive hours to service their clients. There are freedoms in owning a business, but these freedoms come at a cost. Rarely acknowledged are business owners like Brent Thrower that employ people, accepting accountability ensuring their staff are paid continuously. Sure, people earn their wages through their time, hard work and skills, but let’s take a moment and thank Brent Thrower for having and continuing the business ownership game that allows people an opportunity to produce and earn those wages.
Ready for a quality dining experience? Give Jotos Pizza an opportunity by stopping in at 9119 Belcher Rd. N. Pinellas Park or 13050 Park Blvd., Seminole, FL 33776. You can also call them at 727.544.5611 or check out Jotos Pizza online by CLICKING HERE.
But we’re far more than your favorite local restaurant. We are your friends, your neighbors and, as a both a business and a family, we are active participants in your local community with involvement in events such as:
- School lunch programs
- School and Church Carnivals
- Youth Sport Team Sponsorships
- Donations to Charity Events’ Silent Auctions and Raffles
- Local “Team of the Month” Parties
- School and Church PIzza Days / Give-Back Nights
- Community Parades
- Summer or Holiday Camp Lunches
In addition to the sponsorship and community events listed above, the Joto’s Family has a special place in their hearts for All Children’s Hospital (ACH) and concentrates their own fundraising efforts on one major event each year. In honor of Brent and Tori’s daughter, the “Dough for the Kids Golf Classic” was initiated in 2004 to help raise money for ACH via the Rachel M. Thrower Memorial. With heartfelt thanks and the amazing support of family, friends, and business colleagues, that single annual event has raised a cumulative amount over $375,000.
Brent Thrower, you, your family, and your team are highly commended for your service to the residents of Pinellas County, for having and maintaining a business that adds to the financial well-being of the community, and for your willingness to participate in social betterment activities.
Well done Brent Thrower and his family!
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