Potbelly Sandwich Works


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Potbelly Sandwich Works President and CEO Aylwin B. Lewis
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Potbelly Sandwich Works Interviews

Updated Jan 3, 2015
Updated Jan 3, 2015

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Washington, DC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Washington, DC
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a dayinterviewed at Potbelly Sandwich Works.

    Interview Details

    I responded to an add on craigslist. I came in with a resume. After reviewing my resume they asked me to fill out an application. After finishing it I waited patiently to speak with the hiring manager. He interviewed me on the spot. It was in the afternoon after the rush was over and business had died down. I interviewed confidently and was offered a the job. The confidence came from my prior food experience. He later told me that he figured with all my experience there was no way he could go wrong.

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    I was able to negotiate a higher pay because of my background in the food industry. I also put negotiable in the box when they had me fill out an application after looking over my resume.
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Website www.potbelly.com
Headquarters Chicago, IL
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1996
Type Company - Public (PBPB)
Industry Restaurants, Bars & Food Services
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

This chain works a little sandwich magic for hungry patrons. Potbelly Sandwich Works owns and franchises more than 200 quick-service restaurants that specialize in fresh-made sandwiches in about a dozen states. The chain's menu features a variety of sandwich styles, including such specialty items as its four-meat stacker called A Wreck. The eateries also serve salads, soup, and chili, as well as homemade cookies, ice cream, and smoothies. Founded in 1977 out of an antique store on Lincoln Avenue in Chicago, the chain operates mostly in the Midwest, with a small number of... More

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