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Thomas Monaghan (Businessman, United States). Founder of Domino Pizza

  1. Thomas Monaghan (Catholic, U.S. Businessman)
  2. Foundation and sale of Domino Pizza
  3. Application of the Golden Rule on their business
  4. Vows of Poverty of Thomas Monaghan

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The Subject “Thomas Monaghan (Catholic U.S. Businessman)” belongs to the following Online Programs taught by EENI Global Business School:

Doctorate: Ethics, Religion & Business, World Trade.

Doctorate in International Business (DIB) Online

Masters: International Business, Foreign Trade, Religions & Business.

Masters in International Business and Foreign Trade (MIB)

Course: Christianity & Business.

Foreign Trade and Business in the U.S.

Languages: Masters, Doctorate, International Business, English or Study Master Doctorate in International Business in Spanish Monaghan Study Doctorate in International Business in French Thomas Monaghan Masters Foreign Trade in Portuguese Thomas Monaghan.

“I decided that the most important thing that Catholics can do with his money be to help others get to heaven, no matter where they are: Africa, Honduras, Nicaragua or Naples.” Thomas Monaghan


The U.S. Businessman Thomas Monaghan - Founder of Domino Pizza.

Tom Monaghan (businessperson and philanthropist, Michigan, 1937) founded Domino Pizza in 1960. In 1998, he sold his shares of the company to engage in philanthropy and politics.

Thomas Monaghan is Catholic (Christian).

In 1968, he opened his first local “Domino's Pizza.” In an interview published in Catholic.net Tom Monaghan explained how its strategy is based on the Golden Rule of clear Christian influence:

“The golden rule of Domino's is to treat others as you want to be treated. In thirty-eight years of business, I have never treated anyone unfairly.” Thomas Monaghan

His career was meteoric.

  1. In 1983, Mr Monaghan has 1,000 local
  2. Nearly three new franchises opened every day
  3. He also acquires the baseball team “The Tigers of Detroit” for 54 million dollar

In 1989, Thomas Monaghan underwent a spiritual crisis, in which many things in his life is redefined. In 1992, he sold his shares of the “Tigers of Detroit” and other businesses.

In the early 90s, he builds a mission in a village in Honduras and supervised the construction of the new cathedral in Managua, Nicaragua after the old cathedral was destroyed in the 1972 earthquake.

In 1998, he sold Domino Pizza per 1 billion dollars to the fund “Bain Capital” and take vows of poverty.

Monaghan is a Catholic Christian with a particular interest in pro-life causes. Monaghan publicly promotes the attendance at daily Mass, daily recitation of the rosary and frequent Sacramental confession. He is a member of the Opus Dei.

In 1983, he established the Mater Christi Foundation, today known as the Ave Maria Foundation, to focus on Catholic education, Catholic media, community projects and other Catholic Charities.

Thomas Monaghan donated 250 million dollars for the creation of the Ave Maria University.

In 1987, Tom Monaghan helped to create Legatus, an organization for Catholic CEOs of companies that earn more than 4 million dollars per year with the aim of promoting and supporting:

“The moral ethics in business in accordance with the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church.”

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