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On February 27, 2012, at 6:00 a.m. PST, MDP Signature Chocolates launched its Kickstarter Project (http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1844679095/from-firehouse-chef-...) to raise capital to open a small chocolate factory and retail space in Seattle, Washington.  The goal is to have people pledge $50,000 in 30 days.  Kickstarter is “the world’s largest funding platform for creative projects.”

In 2004, Chef Michael D. Poole established MDP Signature Chocolates and began producing handcrafted, French chocolates under this label. These chocolates were provided exclusively to catering clients. With an increase in client demand, Michael began boxing the chocolates for retail sale on the Internet at http://mdpchocolates.com.             

Since 2004, MDP Signature Chocolates has won silver and gold awards at both the Seattle and San Francisco International Chocolate Salons.  The judges at the Seattle Chocolate Salon proclaimed, “the lemon meringue truffle from MDP was like a bite of lemon meringue pie enrobed in white chocolate.”

In addition to establishing a chocolate business, Chef Michael has served 32 years as a firefighter and lieutenant on the Seattle fire department.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Michele L. Simms-Burton, Ph.D.

Director of Marketing and Public Relations

571.527.7629

michelelsimms@yahoo.com

http://mdpchocolates.com


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