Salvatore's Announces the Pizza Hall of Fame

The Salvatore's Pizza family is excited to pay tribute to all the loyal employees and support staff that have helped our company grow since 1978. Founder Salvatore "SoccerSam" Fantauzzo felt it was important to remember the great people that have been apart of the company since day 1 to today. Each year we will add new members to the Hall of Fame. If you are a former key employee that worked 10 or more years, manager or contributor please email We are also looking for pictures from locations and employees, please email them with date and description, thank you!

Inducted Franchisees: John Coraggioso, Charles Fantauzzo, Ray LoRe, Jack Grover, Chuck LaRocca, Irv Pudetti, Hassan Alsafadi, Mike DelGaizo, Lisa DelGaizo, Vinnie Valerie, Tonino Mangione, Chris & Clay Pearl, Roxanna Fantauzzo, Salvatore Fantauzzo II, Silvio Fantauzzo, Nick Pearl, Marco Palazzo, Carl Horsford, David Sykut, Dave Laspina, Dennis Glavas, Greg Dillingham, Jay Harrison, Mike Perrotta, Jon Gehrke, Craig Houghton, Sam Alsafadi, Nick Semeraro, Raimondo LoRe (Lil Ray), Chris & Toni Avery, Massimo & Sofia LoGuidice, Steve Stokes, Louis Fernandez, Ramez Alsafadi, Frank Freida, Edina Kemez, Ameer Alsaffar, Ed Ali, Mike Schmidt, Alisia Rios, Mahmood and Ahmed Mamdoh, Marco Falletta, Sanel Music, Sarah & Alessio Santiago. 

Class of 1978-1980: Teacher Adele Mitchell, Attorney Joe Guadagnino, Vince Cilino, Nino Cilino, Linda Calabrese, Grandma Carmela Oliveri, Aunt Mary Arbore, Mom Eva Fantauzzo, Aunt Mary Sampognaro, Aunt Anna Oliveri, Aunt Josephine DeLuca, Uncle Sam Arbore, Dad Silvestro Fantauzzo, Cousins Giacomo & Venera LoRe, Sister Valerie Fantauzzo, Lisa Arbore, Diana Calabrese, Gary DiGabriel, Enzo Vella, Phil Coroggioso, Dave Gross, Joe DeGeorge, Sebastian Curatolo, Tony Gabrielle, Chuck Formoso, Luciano Arigo, Al Grimaldo, Carm Puglia, Jim Archetko.

Class of 1981-1997: Michael Steger, Cindy Wallace, Linda Saltrelli, Tom Frost, Kim DeLuca, Linda Oliveri, Helen Barbas, Charles Giglio, Lisa & Michelle Selden, Alex Raffi, Dario Raffi, Dave Debole, Scott Cropsy, Peter Manglkrammer, Kay Johnson, Mike DeBole, Mimi Visconti, David Wojtczak, Dave Sykut, Rocco “The Barber” Lanzafame, Kevin “Vic The Squid Calamari” O’Connor, Dan Passero, Joe Noto. 

Class of 1998-2007: Michael Moran, Patty Powers, John Catalano, Enza Sanfilippo.
SoccerSam’s Pizza Pasta Cafe: Doug Lockwood, Chelsea Gersey, Tim Archetko

Class of 2008-2017: Rita LoRe, Lyndsay DiMeo, Rich Randall, Donna Waasdorp, Kayla Kent, Chuck Arbore, Ashley Maria King, Maria LoRe , Brenda Sachs, Patty Valerie, Toni Grassadonia, Salvatore Coraggioso, Toni DeBole, George Walker

Class of 2018-2025:  Benjamin Ray Bragg.  Representing Salvatore’s at Donuts Delite: Robert Malley, Michael Malley, Susie Tappon, Natalie Oriel, Mel Colangelo. Our original TV commerical song writer & performer, Phil "Naro" Sampagnaro. (Watch Phil Naro Commercial Music Video Here), Concetta “Mama C” Curatolo.