CALIFORNIA PIZZA KITCHEN
AMENDED AND RESTATED
CONFIDENTIAL EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT
This is an amended and restated EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (“Agreement”) between California Pizza Kitchen, Inc. a
Delaware corporation (the “Company”), and Rudy Sugueti (the “Employee”), dated this 31 st day of December 2008. This
Agreement amends and restates in its entirety that certain Employment Agreement between Employee and Company, as
executed and effective as of November 6, 2006 (“Employment Commencement Date”).
W I T N E S S E T H :
WHEREAS , the Company desires to engage Employee to perform services for the Company, and the Employee desires to
perform such services, on the terms and conditions herein set forth.
NOW THEREFORE , in consideration of the promises and mutual covenants herein contained, it is hereby agreed by and
between the Company and the Employee as follows:
1. Contract Term. The Company agrees to employ Employee, and Employee agrees to serve, on the terms and conditions
stated herein for a three-year (3) period commencing on the Employment Commencement Date. The three-year period during
which Employee is employed hereunder is hereinafter referred to as the “Contract Term.” The period of Employee’s actual
employment is referred to herein as the “Employment Period.” (References to the Employment Period in this Agreement shall
refer to the initial Employment Period and any extended Employment Period.)
Upon the expiration of the three-year Contract Term, the Contract Term shall be automatically extended for successive one
calendar year periods, unless, at least 60 days prior to said expiration date, either party has given written notice to the other that
it does not wish to extend the Employment Period. Employee accepts any such continued employment with the Company on the
terms set forth in this Agreement.
2. Position and Duties. The Employee shall be employed in the business of the Company and receive the title of Senior
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