Meet the 2019 B’eat More Pie Fest Judges!

Posted on Thursday, November 7, 2019 by Melissa Howison

Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young, the 51st Mayor of Baltimore City.

Allie Smith, Owner/Baker at Bramble Baking Co.

Favorite thing about Baltimore? “My favorite thing about Baltimore is two things because I can’t pick: the architecture because it delights me every day, and the spirit of creative collaboration because it has made Bramble a possible small business endeavor. I’m ever grateful for both.”

Sam Abebe, General Manager at The Tilted Row.

Favorite thing about Baltimore? “The People.”

Rachel Paraoan, Blogger and Social Media Manager.

Favorite thing about Baltimore? “I love how Baltimore is a charming and quirky city with a small town feel. You can’t get that anywhere else. It has such a welcoming and homey feeling with such a supportive community. We’re always cheering each other on and helping each other whether it be pursuing art, starting a business, or whatever goals we have!”