Participation


Owner Engagement

Mix and match POP support services to meet your specific needs and priorities with the added benefit of a long-term relationship with CDS Consulting Co-op.

Contact Rebecca Torpie at POP@cdsconsulting.coop for more information on mixing and match POP services.  Click here to download the PDF menu of mix and match POP services.

Owner Engagement

Engagement Tools and Support

  • Owner Engagement Strategy Development
  • Stakeholder Engagement Tools for Owner Input on Issues
  • Owner Conversation/Event Facilitation
  • Owner Input/Feedback Loop Development and Support
  • Staff Introduction to Cooperation

Member Materials, Benefits and Events

Board Communication

  • Integrate the Board’s Voice into the Marketing/ Communication Plan
  • Proactive Communication and Engagement Training on Key Events: Expansions, Relocations, Key Personnel, Competition, “New Normal”
  • Reactive Communication and Engagement Training for Challenging Situations
  • Board Education on Driving Forces Affecting the Co-op
  • Board Recruitment, Orientation and Elections Support
  • Capital Campaign Support
  • Structures to Articulate and Measure Co-op Impact and Accomplishments Over Time
  • Strategies for Communicating about Patronage Dividends and Other Owner Benefits

Owner-Community Connection

  • Develop and Implement a Decision-making Process/Matrix
  • Strategic Donation and Sponsorship Plan to Maximize Community Impact and Visibility
  • Co-op Advocacy Strategy Planning
  • Community Bridge Building Communication Plan for Expansion
  • Register Round-Up Development

Social Media

  • Social Media Strategy
  • Board Social Media guidelines

Associated Consultants

Rebecca Torpie

Marketing and Brand Strategy

Associated Case Studies

Upcoming Events


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