Local Baker Wins Tennessee's Small Business Person Of The Year Award

Small Business and Big Award

Monessa Guilfoil

Chattanooga, TN – John Sweet knew he wanted to make bread for a living when he was twenty years old and took a summer job as a shaper for Zingerman's Bakehouse. In 2002, John and his wife, Angela Sweet, opened Chattanooga's only naturally-leavened bread making business, Niedlov's Bakery.

In 2010, John Sweet won Tennessee's Small Business Person of the Year Award.