On his 31st birthday, Chris Holmes — now known to the public as "Mr. Cake" — decided it was time to quit his job as a Border Agency official at London's Stansted Airport to do something he's passionate about and would allow him to spend more time with this family. For Holmes, this meant pursuing a cake business called Mr. Cake and notifying his employers with actual icing on a cake.
Holmes' sweet resignation letter quickly went viral when his brother-in-law tweeted a picture of it to the
world. Note the bottom of the cake has a nice plug for his business, so this is great marketing as well: