Blaze Pizza was founded by Rick and Eric Wetzel in the year 2011 in Pasadena, California.
LeBron James was one of the early investors of Blaze Pizza,. He invested in the company in 2012 when Blaze Pizza was taking baby steps toward its success.
LeBron James is a part-time owner of the brand. He owns 10% of Blaze Pizza.
The current CEO of Blaze Pizza is Beto Guajardo. He was appointed as the president and CEO of the company, succeeding Amanda Shaw, who took on the CEO role in 2019.
The difference lies in their fermented dough process and giving the choice to their customers to make their own pizza.
Blaze Pizza is owned by the co-founders, Rick Wetzel and Elise Wetzel, who are known for their association with Wetzel’s Pretzels.