Goodcents founder, who opened first shop in Lenexa, named Kansas Business Hall of Famer

Joe Bisogno, middle, founded Goodcents (as Mr. Goodcents Subs & Pasta) in Lenexa in 19899. Above, Bisogno with Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly, right, and Lieutenant Gov. Dave Toland at his Hall of Fame induction. Image courtesy of Sandra Horan

Joe Bisogno, the founder of the Goodcents sandwich chain that got its start in Lenexa more than 30 years ago, has been inducted into the Kansas Business Hall of Fame. 

Why Bisogno? In its citation, the Hall of Fame recognized Bisogno for “a lifetime of accomplishments as an entrepreneur, mentor and philanthropist.”