Bill JohnsonÕs Big Apple Phoenix Restaurants Supports Local Businesses

Bill JohnsonÕs Big Apple Phoenix Restaurants has become a contributing part of Local First ArizonaÕs efforts to help local business grow and prosper. The independents week takes place from June 27th through July 4th, 2011, and provides local merchandise buyers with a 20% discount coupon on all goods.

Online PR News – 29-June-2011 – – Phoenix, Arizona June 24th, 2011 Ñ Bill JohnsonÕs Big Apple Phoenix Restaurants and Local First Arizona have partnered up to celebrate Independents Week during the week leading to the 4th of July, 2011. This week also marks the 9th anniversary of National Independents Week.

Bill JohnsonÕs Big Apple takes after a ÒrealÓ local cowboy who achieved great fame by running a rebel radio show which attracted great numbers every night. Later on Bill Johnson grew as a celebrity and as an entrepreneur. Bill JohnsonÕs Big Apple is one of his many masterpieces and serves scores of locations throughout the greater Phoenix area, including Goodyear and Mesa.

Local First Arizona is a non-profit organization that seeks to improve the local economy by bringing economic awareness and action to the masses in the state of Arizona.

Both businesses have always taken steps to promote local business and this week is being seen as another milestone towards achieving the desired goal to educate buyers and promote the benefits to the economy of Ògoing localÓ.

Throughout this week, consumers participating from all walks of life will renew their pledge to support the economy while getting 20% off on their favorite local merchandise. The 20% discount coupon is available on Local First ArizonaÕs website and at each Bill JohnsonÕs restaurant location.

This week was made official by a declaration by the Former Governor Janet Napolitano. ÒSmall businesses É serve a vital role in the stateÕs and local communitiesÕ success.Ó She added.

The same message was reflected in Sherry CameronÕs press statement, the CEO of Bill JohnsonÕs Big Apple. She said, ÒBill JohnsonÕs Big Apple feels honored to be a part of Independents First Week. We have always tried to play our role for a healthy and sustainable local economic growth, and we will continue to do so in the times to come.Ó

This week starts June 27th, and will include discounts and renewed pledges in the favor of the local economy.

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