Lee County Limelight | Breaking Bread Bakery
Breaking Bread Bakery is a home based bakery that creates out of the box cakes and cupcakes.
What is your primary product or service?
I specialize in unique, flavorful, artisan cakes, cupcakes, and breads.
What do you think makes Lee County a special place to do business?
Lee County is special because of the quality of people who do business here. There is a strong sense of community and friendship that I haven’t seen anywhere else.
Why did you choose to start a business in Lee County?
I grew up in Lee county, and I believe it has so much potential! So I wanted to get in on the ground level. Plus the helpfulness of the community.
Who is your target market/audience?
My target market includes people who have special events, and want a unique custom cake or cupcake to enjoy.
What are your favorite parts of living in Lee County?
My favorite part of Lee County is the diverse types of people. We have people from all over the country, and it’s fun to talk with people from other places.
In your opinion, what makes Lee County’s business community special?
The amount of philanthropy that happens here. There are so many nonprofits or events and there are always businesses who are willing to support the community.
What is the most exciting thing you see happening in your industry?
The most exciting thing I see happening for the baking industry is the amount of interest people have. People are starting learn what a baker does, and they are starting to buy local again. Bakers used to be a necessity in communities, and know I see more bakeries popping up!
Why do you stay in Lee County?
I stay in Lee County because it home. I grew up here, and I do business here. Plus, in a few years Lee County is going to be huge, so it’s great to see it happen.