Remembering Baltimore Baker and Developer John Paterakis Sr. | WYPR

Remembering Baltimore Baker and Developer John Paterakis Sr.

Oct 19, 2016

Paterakis built his father's H&S Bakery into the largest privately-owned bakery in the country.
Credit H&S Bakery

John Paterakis Sr., the Baltimore-born baker, businessman, developer, political donor and philanthropist, died on Sunday, aged 87. We reflect on John Paterakis’s impact on Baltimore with WYPR’s senior news analyst Fraser Smith, who profiled Paterakis for the Baltimore Sun, and M. Jay Brodie, who headed the Baltimore Development Corporation for many years.