CPK Celebrates Downtown Summerlin Location Grand Opening with Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Nevada®
California Pizza Kitchen unveiled a brand new look and enhanced menu at its Downtown Summerlin location yesterday in what is being touted as CPK “Next Chapter.” The grand opening festivities included hosting several Make-A-Wish families to a ceremonial “first pizza slicing” with CEO G.J. Hart and Senior Vice President of Culinary Innovation, Brian Sullivan, pizza dough tossing with Make A Wish families and a first lunch featuring many new menu items from CPK’s extended menu of soups, entrees, signature salads and pizzas.
“We are proud of our new Downtown Summerlin location and believe it is the perfect location to launch our CPK ‘Next Chapter’ concept,” he said. “We are pleased to partner with Make A Wish for our special grand opening. The kids had an amazing time wearing their chef hats and building pizzas with our team.”
The Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce welcomed the new restaurant and its enthusiastic 145 Employees clapped and cheered when the doors opened to the public. CPK is located at Downtown Summerlin at 10345 Oval Park, Las Vegas, Nev., 89135. For more information, call 702-816-6330.
About Make-A-Wish Southern Nevada
Make-A-Wish grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. According to a 2011 U.S. study of wish impact, most health professionals surveyed believe a wish-come-true has positive impacts on the health of children. Kids say wishes give them renewed strength to fight their illness, and their parents say these experiences help strengthen the entire family. Make-A-Wish Southern Nevada is part of one of the world’s leading children’s charities, serving children living in Clark, Nye, Lincoln and Esmeralda Counties. With the help of generous donors and more than 200 volunteers, Make-A-Wish Southern Nevada has granted over 1550 wishes since its inception in 1996.Visit Make-A-Wish at www.snv.wish.org to learn more or call l (702)-770-7601.
About California Pizza Kitchen
Born in Beverly Hills in 1985, California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) is a leader in authentic California-style cuisine and is widely known for its innovative menu items. California Pizza Kitchen provides a range of California-inspired dishes for guests who Seek the Unique, from signature hand-tossed and hearth-baked pizzas, to imaginative salads, pastas, entrées, soups, sandwiches and hand-crafted cocktails. A Southern California classic, CPK incites international cravings in more than 15 different countries. For two consecutive years in 2013 and 2014, CPK was named America’s Best Pizza Chain in a survey conducted by The Daily Meal and in 2014 was recognized by Entrepreneur magazine and its readers as one of The 120 Most Trusted Brands. For more information on California Pizza Kitchen visit cpk.com. Follow us on Twitter @calpizzakitchen, like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/californiapizzakitchen and stay connected through http://instagram.com/californiapizzakitchen.