Rita’s Italian Ice Owner Triumphs Over Breast Cancer

September 22, 2016

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Lancaster, PA  (RestaurantNews.com)  This October, Debbie Pierce, a Rita’s multi-unit business owner, will celebrate two years of living cancer-free. It’s a fitting anniversary, as October is Breast Cancer Awareness month.

Pierce’s journey as Rita’s business owner began in 2013. She previously had spent years building a career in corporate America, but was ready for a change. Pierce knew she wanted to be a small business owner and, after learning more about Rita’s franchising, decided to take the leap.

It’s undeniable that Pierce made the right choice; within a year, she was the proud