PJ United Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1991

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 3,600


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt

  • Financing Rounds
  • 8

  • Investments
  • 2

PJ United General Information


Operator of franchised pizza delivery stores intended to serve and carry-out restaurants. The company emphasizes quality pizzas through better ingredients, enabling customers to increase value to shareholders and team members.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
PJ America
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Restaurants and Bars
Corporate Office
  • 2300 Resource Drive
  • Birmingham, AL 35242
  • United States

PJ United Timeline

Financing Round

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PJ United Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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PJ United Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Douglas Stephens Founder, Co-Owner, Chief Executive Officer, President & Board Officer
Brad Leonard Chief Financial & Administrative Officer
Louis Romanus General Manager
James Reikel Vice President, Regional Operations
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PJ United Board Members (4)

Name Representing Role Since
0000000 0000000 PJ United Chairman 000 0000
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PJ United Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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PJ United Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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PJ United Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
PJ United (Papa John's Pizza Restaurants in Beaumont) 31-Dec-2020 0000000000 Buildings and Property
Gaunce Management (26 Papa John's Pizza Stores) 15-Nov-2012 Buyout/LBO Restaurants and Bars
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