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A Novel Idea LLC dba Auntie Anne’s/Cinnabon for a ribbon cutting celebration!
Date: Friday, February 24, 2017
Time: 4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
Location: 7400 San Pedro Ste 830 San Antonio, TX 78216
North Star Mall-JC Penny Wing
Person accepting the plaque: Lisa & Jim Fullerton
Person coordinating the ribbon cutting: Val Marshall
Contact information: 832-687-6392
Founded in early 2000, A Novel Idea, LLC (A.N.I.) opened its first Auntie Anne’s Pretzels franchise at North Star Mall in September of the same year. Ingram Park Mall (2002), Premium Outlets (San Marcos – 2006), The Shops at La Cantera (2010), San Antonio International Airport (2013) and 2 additional locations at North Star Mall (2014) followed. In 2013, A.N.I. added Cinnabon to its product offering. Revenues grew steadily over the years. What started as a one store operation with a business office located in a spare bedroom in Spring Branch, TX is now a medium-sized company with an administrative staff that includes the following full-time positions: Owners, Controller, Director of Operations, Marketing Director, & Bookkeeper. Additionally, all retail locations are managed by full-time store managers. A.N.I.’s business offices are now located at the Interpark office park on San Antonio’s north side.