Meaders Moore Ozarow started Empire Baking Company in November of 1992 with her husband Robert. Meaders, an Abilene native has always loved food. She saw that there were few alternatives for buying fresh baked bread in Dallas and decided to bring this artisan bread to the area. They believe that product integrity begins with quality ingredients. When she is not breaking bread, she is cooking food for her family, driving and raising money for Meals on Wheels and giving her time and resources to the arts.