Papa John's Names Olson Engage PR Agency of Record

The world's third-largest pizza company joins a blue-chip client roster

Feb. 28, 2018 (CHICAGO) – Papa John’s has named Olson Engage its new public relations agency of record, following a competitive review.

"We’re building a roster of award winning, digital-first agencies to show the world what better pizza, better ingredients really means,” said Brandon Rhoten, global CMO of Papa John’s. “It’s time to shift the conversation in the pizza industry, and Olson Engage is the right partner to help us do that.” 

The world’s third-largest pizza company announced the appointment on its Fourth Quarter earnings call with Wall Street analysts.  The agency will be charged with protecting and elevating the Papa John’s brand, as well as promoting the company’s continuing e-commerce evolution.

“This is an exciting moment for Papa John’s and it’s an exciting moment for us, too,” said Olson Engage Executive Vice President Jeff Olson. “We’re impressed by the vision of this new leadership team and humbled by the trust they’ve placed in us to help them make it a reality.”