Durham, North Carolina
Expansion and Business Planning
Articles from CDS Consulting publications
Articles in Cooperative Grocer
Other works by Don Moffitt
For two decades, he held a number of positions with Whole Foods Market, including VP of Store Development and President/ COO of the Southeast region. In 2000 he began advising food industry startups and established businesses.
Recently, he was project manager for the startup food co-op Durham Co-op Market. In addition to his extensive retail experience, he served as an elected member of the Durham City Council. Don also has a professional BArchitecture from the University of Texas at Austin and an MBA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Don thrives in atmospheres that demand initiative, improvement and collaboration, which is why he enjoys assisting co-op clients with their business growth and development as community leaders. He understands that technical assistance for cooperatives includes delivering on the needs of owners and the community.
“I work with co-ops because of their contribution to local economic development, as well as how they serve as a Third Place in their community,” he said. Don’s skills include early stage development assistance, expansion planning, pro formas and financial feasibility work, real estate support and coaching, “I measure my success by the success of my clients.”
Don’s services include:
Pro Formas and the New Competitive Challenges
Solutions: Grab and Go - October 2017
Michael Bacon, former President, Durham Co-op Market, Durham, N.C.
Leila Wolfrum, General Manager, Durham Co-op Market, Durham, N.C.