• Papa John's Chairman John Schnatter resigns

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Pizza chain Papa John's International said its founder and former chief executive, John Schnatter, resigned as chairman of the board after backlash for using a racial slur on a conference call. Chris Dignam reports.
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  • Papa John's founder has left the company after admitting to saying the N-word on a conference call. Here's a look into his history of controversy, from slamming Obamacare to donating to Trump's campaign

    Papa John's founder has left the company after admitting to saying the N-word on a conference call. Here's a look into his history of controversy, from slamming Obamacare to donating to Trump's campaign

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Papa John's founder and former CEO John Schnatter resigned as chairman of the company after admitting to using the N-word on a company conference call.
    The call was to discuss preventing further controversy for the pizza chain, following backlash when Schnatter slammed NFL leadership over players' national anthem protests last year.
    Schnatter previously sparked controversy in his opposition to Obamacare and donated to Trump's presidential campaign.
    The founder and former CEO of Papa John's , John Schnatter, resigned as chairman of the company on Wednesday, after admitting to using the...
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  • Papa John's is surging after founder John Schnatter resigns from board and apologizes for using a racial slur

    Papa John's is surging after founder John Schnatter resigns from board and apologizes for using a racial slur

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Papa John's founder and executive chairman John Schnatter resigned Wednesday following a public apology for using a racial slur on a conference call in May.
    The pizza stock surged more than 5% in early trading Thursday, erasing some of its heavy losses from Wednesday.
    Follow Papa John's stock price in real-time here.
    Shares of Papa John's were up more than 5% in early trading Wednesday following the resignation of founder and executive chairman John Schnatter , who on Wednesday apologized for using a racial slur on a May conference call with company executives and an outside marketing...
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  • Papa John's says founder resigned as chairman of the board

    4 monthes ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Papa John's founder John Schnatter has resigned as chairman of the board.
    The company made the announcement late Wednesday, hours after Schnatter apologized for using a racial slur during a conference call in May. Schnatter, who has appeared in TV ads for the pizza chain, still owns about 30 percent of the company's shares.
    Forbes reported that Schnatter used the N-word during a media training exercise. When asked how he would distance himself from racist groups, Schnatter reportedly complained that Colonel Sanders never faced a backlash for using the word.
    In a statement...
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