SCORE Princeton presents successful entrepreneurs from our local communities to share their success stories, and provides an opportunity for the audience to interact with the entrepreneur in our Q&A session. Karen Ambrose shares her journey of turning her dream into her bakery business.
Karen Ambrose is the Owner and Pastry Chef at Sweet Gourmet, located in Princeton North Shopping Center. Karen taught herself to bake and decorate cakes at the age of 8. After high school, Karen went to Culinary School and went on to work in professional kitchens for a few years before taking a break from kitchen life to focus on her family. Karen opened Sweet Gourmet in January 2017 to fulfill her lifelong dream of owning a bakery. In July 2020, Karen took her business one step further by opening a storefront after 4 years of gourmet made to order desserts.
Sponsored by Santander Bank
Co-sponsored by Plainsboro Public Library