Tag: John-schnatter

Papa John's Driven Out of Professional Sports after Founder's Racist Conference Call Comments

To date, 20 athletic organizations — from collegiate sports to professional sport leagues (MLB, MLS, NBA, NFL) — have cut ties with Papa John’s after founder and former CEO John Schnatter’s N-word comments on a conference call. The severing included renaming stadiums and discontinuing or suspending promotions and partnerships. Oregon…

Kaepernick's Lawyers Want to Depose Former Papa John's CEO

Former NFL player Colin Kaepernick’s grievance against the NFL has requested a new list of people to be deposed — and among them is John Schnatter, the disgraced former CEO of Papa John’s. Kaepernick’s legal team is also seeking to depose Jerry Jones, owner of the Cowboys, and has questions…

Papa John's CEO: 'In a Bunch of Trouble' for Obamacare Job Cuts

Papa John’s profits are up 25 percentthat’s why CEO John Schnatter’s threat to cut workers’ hours and raise the price of pizza by up to 14 cents to offset the company’s cost of Obamacare resulted in a widespread boycott of the pizza chain. “I got in a bunch of trouble…