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Melissa Akkaway’s lifelong pursuit of the little details that drive each of us.

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Dana Pollack

Dana Pollack wasn't always known as "Dana" from Dana's Bakery. Formerly, the photo-editor of Muscle and Fitness magazine, Dana felt called to make a career shift and pursue her passion for baking. After completing her studies of fine baking and pastry arts at NYC's Institute of Culinary Education (ICE), Dana launched Dana's Bakery in 2012.

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