Mary Moore, founder and CEO of the Atlanta-based independent retail housewares store, The Cook’s Warehouse, has been named one of the Top 500 Most Powerful Leaders in Atlanta from Atlanta Magazine. This is the second year in a row that Moore has been named to the list.
According to the magazine, the selection process was time-consuming and included consulting experts across different sectors. It sought nominations from the public through social media as well.
“Proud to see our CEO Mary S Moore on Atlanta Magazine’s Top 500 list for the second year in a row,” was posted on the social media page for The Cook’s Warehouse.
Moore opened the first The Cook’s Warehouse location in Midtown on Amsterdam Avenue in 1995, and under her leadership, the business has expanded to include a cooking school with more than 600 classes taught annually by renowned chefs.