Shahpour started working in the pizza business back in 1979 where he attended college in Cleveland, OH. He eventually worked his way up to become a partner at multiple pizza restaurants. When he moved to California in 1984, he brought his knowledge of traditional east coast pizza, slightly modified it to California taste buds, and co-founded Pizza Guys with Reza Kalantari.
Reza co-founded Pizza Guys in 1986 with Shahpour Nejad. Before moving to California Reza was very successful in the textile industry overseas. Reza brings over 45 years of business and finance experience to Pizza Guys. Reza loves spending time with his grandkids. He has a wife and 2 children who are successful professionals.
Vice President of Operations
Michael came to Pizza Guys in 2007. Before his time with Pizza Guys, Michael spent 10 years in the food distribution industry. Michael has a wife and two teenage children. Michael holds a Bachelor of Science in Business/Marketing from the University of Phoenix and a Masters in Business Administration from California State University Sacramento. Michael is also a Certified Project Manager (PMP).
Vice President of Finance
Dan has been with the company for over 20 years. He enjoys golf and also a Corvette enthusiast . University Of Nevada – Reno is his alma mater where he studied engineering. He is an avid San Francisco Forty-Niners fan especially now the starting quarterback is from UNR. Go Wolf Pack!!!
Director of Operations
Reza has worked in the pizza business for over 15 years. He spent time at pizza restaurants from local independents to large chains like Pizza Hut. Reza is Pizza Guys store operations expert.
Director of Human Resources
Kim Bui has been with Pizza Guys since 2004. Kim crafts Human resources strategy for Pizza Guys and advises franchisees on their employee programs. Kim is a runner that has completed several marathons. Kim received a B.S. in Human Resources from California State University Sacramento.