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Small businesses become reality TV fixture

AJ Contributor

Small businesses have become popular fodder for reality television, where shop owners let viewers glimpse the daily dramas of their business operations in return for big publicity.

But for the few who land their own shows, the exposure often comes with headaches.

Duff Goldman, owner of Charm City Cakes LLC, the Baltimore custom cake shop featured on the Food Network’s “Ace of Cakes,” says his crew wasn’t able to spend as much time making cakes once filming for the show started because the employees were often being pulled aside for interviews.

Full story: Small Businesses Develop Taste For Spotlight on Reality TV Shows – WSJ.com