LaSalle Bakery
Through the Years
Owners Cheryl and Michael Manni have brought LaSalle Bakery a long way.
Here are a few milestones from their 36 years serving the Rhode Island Community:
1965:
Michael Manni begins working at LaSalle Bakery at age 15 as a pan-boy
1975:
At age 25, Michael & Cheryl Manni purchase LaSalle Bakery
1976:
Michael joins the Rhode Island Bakers Association
1985:
Michael & Cheryl purchase the entire Smith Street building in order to expand their bakery
1988:
The Smith Street location is remodeled and equipped with a new kitchen and walk-in refrigerator
1993:
Michael becomes President of the Massachusetts Retail Bakers Association
1999:
Michael is selected as President of the National Retail Bakery Association
2003:
Michael & Cheryl open a second bakery location on Admiral Street
2011:
LaSalle Bakery is chosen as Retail Bakery of the Year from among 24,000 bakeries nationwide

 

 

993 Smith Street | Providence, RI | 401.831.9563         685 Admiral Street | Providence, RI | 401.228.0081