Midland Young Professionals Group Kicks Off Crowdfunding Effort Supporting Pizza Baker

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Jameson Baker runs quality control and marketing efforts for Pizza Baker among many other things.

MIDLAND, Michigan – “The exciting thing about Pizza Baker is that this is a story of business evolution. They have gone from doing private events with a mobile pizza oven, to public events and leveraging regularly-standing events like the Midland Area Farmers Market and Larkin Beer Garden to build a customer base. Now they have ultimately reached a point where they have enough of a following to launch into a brick and mortar operation, which is very exciting.”

Pizza Baker is unique in more ways than just its artisan pizza. They operate with a unique goal of providing employment to those in need. “We have a dual mission. The first part is to offer high-quality, artisan, wood-fired pizza. The second part is to offer gainful employment to individuals with disabilities,” says Jim Baker, owner of Pizza Baker.

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