didn’t have to think twice, pizza on Friday nights meant Giant Pizza.
In 2004 Frank and Nancy's son Arben began running Giant Pizza's day
to day operations. In 2009 Arben opened Giant Pizza's second location
in Putnam, CT. It is the only pizza restaurant in it's market with a
drive-thru pick-up window. It is Arben’s goal to extend his father's
passion for food and hard-work while growing Giant Pizza and the
people that support it into something we can all be proud of. It is his
mission to continue supporting the community while creating an
outstanding reputation like his parents did in Danielson. Giant Pizza
routinely raises money for the Putnam Elementary PTO through its
Dining for a Causefundraiser and educational incentives and rewards
for the Killingly Schools through its GIANT STRIDES program.
Giant Pizza is a family oriented company that believes in its people, its community, and its reputation. Arben will continue to start and end every day with his father’s motto.
“Work hard and take pride in your work. We stand by our food and our employees. If the customer is not happy we will take care of them and make it right.” This is and will always be Feta “Frank” Abdullovski’s motto with Giant Pizza. This is the philosophy that has stuck with the company and is the backbone of Giant Pizza.
Frank Abdullovski came to the United States in 1962 determined to live the “American Dream”. After years of working in the mills Frank Abdullovski and his brother, Ferik, saw that very opportunity when they bought Giant Pizza, a small 900 square foot take-out pizza shop in Danielson, CT, in 1986.
Frank and wife, Nancy, knew the pizza business wasn’t going to be easy. They worked hard 7 days a week and worked at it for 20 years. Giant Pizza was growing. For many people they