54pizza2

OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/16/13) - 54 Pizza Express celebrated the expansion of its Starlite Dr. location this afternoon with a ribbon cutting ceremony hosted by the Chamber of Commerce. Owner and Operator Cindy Tong said she decided to expand the Starlite Dr. location in February to better service her customers.

"The customers are the reason I continue to be in business, but they are also the reason I decided to expand," Tong said. "I wanted to meet their needs."

Tong gives credit to her loyal customers for not only purchasing the product, but also for offering their feedback over the years. The original 54 Pizza Express was opened in 1988 right off of Hwy. 54. That location recently underwent an expansion as well. And, the same principles Tong built her business on 25 years ago remain consistent today.

"We believe in quality ingredients," Tong said. There is no substitute for quality or quality service."

Tong told SurfKY News her business has been a way to express her love through cooking, but it would not operate successfully without the help of her 20 member staff.

"They are the ones who are taking care of the customers and and they are the ones preparing the food," Tong said.

Tong is so proud of her employees, she believes the next generation of 54 Pizza Express will be in the hands of current managers and staff.
 
"I am working to make it a business they want to have," Tong said.

54 Pizza Express is located at 3101 Alvey Park Dr. and 1700 Starlite Dr. Customers may also order online at http://www.54pizzaexpress.com/

Evan Gorman
SurfKY News

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

May 27, 2015 7426

VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 30, 2015 7144

Study of Virus Attack on Cancer Sees Success

by Julie Heflin
May 28, 2015 6551

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 4284

Midnight Ride on Rabbit Ridge Ends in Jail

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 3873

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - May 27, 2015

by Crime Stoppers

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 11337

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 9418

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

June 01, 2015 1585

Authorities Discover Meth Lab While Assisting…

by SurfKY News
May 31, 2015 1572

Hopkins District Court Fines Handed Down

by SurfKY News
June 01, 2015 1336

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 1264

Two Muhlenberg Women Injured in Collision

by SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 1258

Woman Charged with Falsely Reporting Kidnapping

by SurfKY News
May 31, 2015 1113

Survivors, Caregivers, Supporters Gather for…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 1111

Traffic Signal at Intersection in Downtown…

by Keith Todd
June 01, 2015 1098

Human Relations Coordinator Identifies Possible…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 1062

Juveniles Accused of Falsely Reporting Masked…

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
June 02, 2015 1005

Hopkins County Misdemeanor Indictments

by SurfKY News