News and Press

Shari’s Adds Chief Operating Officer As Part Of Their Brand Refresh Strategy

July 6, 2015

Shari’s Restaurants and Pies FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SHARI’S ADDS CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER AS PART OF THEIR BRAND REFRESH STRATEGY The West Coast Chain Adds Key Executive to Help Lead Growth Contact:  Michael KiriazisVice President of Marketing503-605-4151MKiriazis@sharis.com Beaverton, Ore. – (June 4, 2015) – Shari’s Café & Pies  announces the addition of Rob Geresi as Chief […]

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Shari’s Raises Almost $130,000 for the Boys & Girls Clubs

July 8, 2014

The West Coast Chain Continues Its On-Going Support of the Boys & Girls Clubs with A Golf Scramble and Pie Sale Fundraiser. Contact:  Michael Kiriazis Vice President of Marketing 503-605-4151 MKiriazis@sharis.com Beaverton, Ore. – (June 26, 2014) – Shari’s Café & Pies today announced the proceeds generated with the 19th Annual “Grip It & Rip […]

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SHARI’S WINS OREGON GOVERNOR’S SUSTAINABILITY AWARD

April 21, 2014

The Oregon Sustainability Board and Business Oregon will honor Shari’s Restaurant Group for their commitment to sustainable business practices at the Northwest Environmental Conference & Tradeshow on December 10th. Shari’s was recognized for their commitment to developing restaurant-wide programs to reduce waste, decrease energy and water consumption. Bruce MacDiarmid, Shari’s CEO & President, states that Shari’s […]

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Shari’s sees success with sustainability

April 3, 2014

Armed with growing evidence that consumers are taking greater note of sustainability initiatives, restaurants are ramping up their efforts. While reduced operational costs have long been an acknowledged benefit of sustainability, sporting a socially and environmentally conscious image is increasingly a draw for consumers. Nearly half of consumers surveyed in a report for the National […]

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5 reasons the thirst for water technology will grow in 2014

January 3, 2014

Certain companies, such as beermakers Anheuser-Busch InBevand MillerCoors, have invested in serious conservation measures for years. Yet periods of drought and concerns over the energy-food-water nexus have made water a far greater topic of concern in board rooms and city halls. Ideas for improving access are at the center of some notable corporate social responsibility initiatives. In October, for example, a […]

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SHARI’S PARTNERS WITH MEALS ON WHEELS

November 20, 2013

Shari’s Cafe & Pies today announced that its October Fundraiser raised over $25,000 for Meals-on-Wheels Centers around the Pacific Northwest and beyond. The promotion provided a incentive of a Free Slice of Pie to any guest who donated a Dollar or more to their local Meals on Wheels Centers.  The promotion raised funds for the […]

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SHARI’S OFFERS HOLIDAY MEALS- TO DINE IN, OR TO BRING HOME!

November 8, 2013

Shari’s Cafe & Pies announces the return of their Holiday Meal Programs, which allows guests to enjoy a Holiday Meal at any Shari’s location or to buy a Holiday Feast, to bring home and feed the family. Shari’s is open on Thanksgiving and Christmas day, offering a special holiday meal featuring a thick-sliced turkey dinner […]

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ECOVA CELEBRATES SHARI’S ENERGY EFFICIENCY RECOGNITION

August 28, 2013

Last week, my colleagues and I had the pleasure of attending the 2013 BetterBricks Awards, an event honoring industry leaders in sustainable building. Our client, Jodenne Scott of Shari’s Restaurant was presented an award for the Building Management category. BetterBricks is a commercial building initiative of the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance with a goal to accelerate […]

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SHARI’S, AMERICA’S BEST FREEWAY-EXIT DINERS.

June 27, 2013

Portlanders rarely miss a chance to feel their hearts swell with civic pride, especially when it comes to unfancy food. While our upper tier is only what a city of our size and wealth requires—we have the same small allotment of Noisettes and Genoas found in Denver, Nashville or Cleveland—we’ve mastered the middle of the […]

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SHARI’S WINS 4 GOLD MEDALS AT THE NATIONAL PIE CHAMPIONSHIP

May 7, 2013

Shari’s Cafe & Pies proudly accepted Four Gold Medals at the 2013 National Pie Championships in Orlando, Florida last month.  Amateur pie makers, professional bakers/chefs & commercial pie companies from around the country & Canada have been competing at the NPC since 1995. Shari’s took home the Gold Medal for three Pies, all in the Premium Category: […]

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