FORT MYERS, Fla. (July 1, 2014) – Chef Norman Love, of Norman Love Confections, has announced the promotion of Pastry Chef Miranda Prince as cake designer. Prince will oversee the design and production of custom and specialty cakes including N Love wedding cakes.
“I’m looking forward to working with clients to create the cakes of their dreams,” said Prince. “Each person and event is different and the cake should reflect their unique one-of-a-kind needs.”
With eight years of pastry experience, Prince joins NLC from a pastry supply company for artisan chefs in Fredericksburg, Texas where she was responsible for ordering and receiving product as well as assisting in production and production scheduling. From 2009 thru 2012, Prince owned Gimme Some Sugar in Las Vegas, providing pastries and custom celebrity cakes for nightclubs and hotels including Tao Las Vegas, Marquee Las Vegas, Lavo Las Vegas LAX, Pure, Savile Row, Crazy Horse, Chateau and Gallery. Prior to Gimme Some Sugar, she was a baker at Bellagio Las Vegas.
Prince attended College of Southern Nevada with a pastry arts emphasis.
Norman Love Confections creates and distributes handcrafted artisanal chocolates from the Fort Myers corporate headquarters that encompasses both production and retail operations. The Fort Myers and Naples chocolate salons are stylish retail shops with an intimate ambience in which customers may purchase chocolates or linger over house-made pastries, gourmet coffees, lattes and smoothies.
The award-winning Fort Myers-based chocolatier has been lauded 13 times by a leading consumer ratings magazine including recognition six times for producing the best ultra-premium chocolates, and most recently as a Best Buy for Special Chocolates for Valentine’s Day 2014.
The Fort Myers Chocolate Salon, at 11380 Lindbergh Blvd., is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Naples Chocolate Salon, which also serves artisan gelato, at 3747 Tamiami Trail North in Parkshore Centre, is open Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Artisan Gelato by Norman Love, at 11300 Lindbergh Blvd., Suite 112, off Daniels Parkway in Fort Myers, east of I-75, is open Monday through Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
For more information, visit www.normanloveconfections.com.
Sharon Arnold, Gravina, Smith, Matte & Arnold Marketing and PR, 239-275-5758239-275-5758, sharon (at) gsma.pro