FONA International CEO Joe Slawek on the $2,500-per-year-worked bonus

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Clark Griswold freaks out when he receives a bonus he didn’t want. (

FONA International develops flavors for your cake mixes, cereals, chewing gum, cough syrups and more. Its CEO, Joe Slawek, joins John Williams to talk about the huge bonuses he offered to his entire staff, of $2,500 per year they’ve each worked. One person reminded us that Clark Griswold in “National Lampooon’s Christmas Vacation” also worked at a food flavoring company, and also expected a Christmas bonus.

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