Baker, Entrepreneur, and Best-Selling Author
Melissa Ben-Ishay is a mom, baker, and founder of Baked by Melissa, the New York City-based brand famous for its signature, bite-size cupcakes and treats. Passionate about baking since childhood and with the idea that people should be able to taste more flavors without a post-dessert guilt trip, she decided to do what she loved and launched Baked by Melissa. Ben-Ishay currently serves as the company’s President and CEO.
In October of 2017, she released her first cookbook, Cakes by Melissa.Cakes by Melissa is a mouthwatering collection of easy and imaginative cakes from the creative force behind the delicious bite-size cupcake brand Baked by Melissa. Melissa Ben-Ishay shares her secrets in this vibrantly illustrated cookbook that offers more than 120 recipes for fabulous cakes, icings, fillings, and toppings for endlessly delectable combinations.
Baked by Melissa
Baked by Melissa is a female-founded company that strives to make life sweeter. Today and everyday, we empower women to grow and achieve success not only within our company, but as students, hardworking moms, and everything in between. They are always looking for new ways to give back to our communities and our planet!
Melissa has partnered with Girls Inc., Every Mother Counts, Dress for Success and many more amazing teams that share our desire to make a positive impact for women everywhere.