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Pizza Ranch Names Clinton’s Carol Nass Winner of Tropical Vacation Sweepstakes

Guest Wins Trip to Costa Rica for Completing Survey

CLINTON, Iowa (April 19, 2013) – Pizza Ranch, the popular Midwest buffet concept that features old Western décor, stone accent walls, decorative artwork and comfortable seating, is pleased to announce the winner of the Tropical Vacation Sweepstakes is Carol Nass from Clinton, Iowa. Nass received a 5-star, all-inclusive trip for two to Costa Rica. To qualify to win the trip, Nass had to complete surveys via phone or online.

“We are focused on gathering opinions and information from our guests on a daily basis. We value our guests tremendously and want to learn from their feedback to make us better every day on all levels, said Mike Middendorp, co-owner with his brother Matt Middendorp.

The Clinton Pizza Ranch location has become a favorite for local families, school groups and other community organizations and has become a pillar of strength to those in the area. Representing the Pizza Ranch brand with their legendary service, Mike and his team have dedicated themselves to the community, ingraining themselves in the fabric of several local neighborhood organizations and events.

The Costa Rica Trip Sweepstakes entry period is now over, but guests still have a chance to win a $250 Pizza Ranch Gift Card. One winner is drawn each week from all eligible surveys completed. To complete a survey about their recentvisit, guests will need their receipt and can use one of the following options:
1) Call: 866-835-5871

About Pizza Ranch
Pizza Ranch’s vision is “To glorify God by positively impacting the world we live in.” Founded in Hull, Iowa, in 1981 by Adrie Groeneweg, Pizza Ranch is a prominent regional restaurant chain that offers a wide selection of pizza, salad, chicken with hot mashed potatoes and gravy, vegetables, potato wedges and desserts in a unique buffet-style environment. The brand’s great tasting food is also available through carry-out and delivery service. Currently, the company boasts more than 170 locations throughout 11 states in the Midwest and is executing an aggressive growth plan to expand its presence in key U.S. markets. Since 2009, Pizza Ranch has been included in Entrepreneur magazine’s “Franchise 500” list, increasing its ranking each year. For more information about Pizza Ranch and available franchise opportunities, visit