Meet Mike


headshotSure, you came for the caramels, granola and baked goodies. Now stay for a few minutes and meet the man behind the sugar rush.

Mike spends his days as the Events Supervisor at the Akron-Summit County Public Library. There, Mike manages major events for the Library including groundbreakings, author series, festivals, and community events.

Mike coordinated the Library system’s social media outlets on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Flickr, and Pinterest. Articles about his social media expertise have been published in the Akron Beacon Journal, Philadelphia Inquirer, Indiana Gazette, Stars and Stripes, Virgin Islands Daily News, Fort Wayne Journal Gazette, The Post-Star, and

Made By Mike Treats caramels were voted #1 Favorite Dessert item by the readers of the Akron Empire blog in 2014.

An avid baker and photographer, in his spare time, Mike writes a food blog that has been featured on and Recently, he has appeared in cooking segments on FOX8′s New Day Cleveland. Mike has sold his amazingly sweet creations at area specialty retailers, farmers’ markets, festivals and events. He resides in Tallmadge, Ohio with his husband Greg and their dog Ted.

You may contact Mike at

Follow Mike on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.