In the winter of 2015, I learned about a special baker in Dallas, Texas. She was making exceptional macarons for sale at the Dallas Farmers Market. At the time the business was called Sucre Sucré by lucía. Fast-forward to today, Lucía Merino is on her way to opening her first bakery.
As a business professional Lucía is extremely intelligent and resourceful. At the time, beyond the farmers market, she had an Etsy Store and a strong, magnetic presence online. She then joined Treatmo and sales went gangbusters. Now with her business partner, Johan Villafañe, she has produced a masterful Kickstarter campaign as they move towards opening their first store in San Juan.Read More