Arena District Welcomes Newest Jimmy John’s Sandwich Shop
By: Stephanie Cosby
New quick-serve option located across from Nationwide Arena
COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 11, 2013 – Columbus-based Nationwide Realty Investors announced today the opening of Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwich Shop at 175 W. Nationwide Blvd. across from Nationwide Arena in the Arena District.
“We are thrilled to have Jimmy John’s joining the Arena District lineup,” said Tina Guegold, Vice President of Marketing for Nationwide Realty Investors. “With the addition of Jimmy John’s, our residents, workers and guests have another outstanding on-the-go option for quick meals in addition to our many sit-down dining options throughout the District.”
The new Jimmy John’s store will be open Monday through Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. and Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. The 57-seat restaurant opened on June 11th. The store delivers to the surrounding area, and offers catering.
Headquartered in Champaign, IL, Jimmy John’s currently operates 1,600 restaurants nationwide.
About Jimmy John’s: Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwich Shops was founded in 1983 by 19-year-old Jimmy John Liautaud in a converted garage in Charleston, Ill. In 30 years, the company has grown to over 1600 corporate and franchised locations in 42 states throughout the U.S. The company is known for its obsession with fresh, quality products and high-speed execution. For more information, visit www.jimmyjohns.com or contact the store at (614) 715-8401.
About the Arena District: The Arena District is an $800 million, 75-acre mixed-use development located in downtown Columbus. The Arena District includes more than 1.5 million square feet of office, restaurants, entertainment, and residential uses. For more information about the Arena District visit: www.arenadistrict.com.
About Nationwide Realty Investors: Nationwide Realty Investors is the real estate development affiliate of Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company and the developer of the $800 million, mixed-use Arena District and Grandview Yard in Columbus, Ohio. Directly and through joint ventures, Nationwide Realty Investors owns more than $1.4 billion in real estate investments. For more information visit: www.nationwiderealtyinvestors.com.