CDS Consulting Co-Op Announces Name Change to Columinate

The Change Reflects an Ongoing Commitment to Cooperatives and Mission-Driven Organizations

Columinate Co-op

CDS Consulting Co-op, one of North America's leading consulting cooperatives, focused on supporting mission-driven organizations, announced that it is changing its name to Columinate effective June 5, 2019.

Mark Goehring, Manager, of Columinate, said "Columinate is a reflection of the co-ops and communities we support. Our consultants share strategies, tools, and skills to help organizations build and empower community.”

Although the name has changed, Columinate continues supporting purpose-driven organizations to bring the principles of shared ownership, democracy, fairness, and the common good to communities around the country."


About Columinate

Founded in 1991, a team of cooperative experts launched a consulting co-up that helps mission-driven organizations succeed. Columinate, formerly CDS Consulting Co-op, helps build and empower community. With over 40 consultants, Columinate is a national consulting cooperative serving mission-driven organizations, including food co-ops, electric co-ops, healthcare organizations, credit unions, and schools. Additional information including success stories, strategic solutions and services can be found at

Columinate, catalysts for common good.

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Categories: Food and Beverage Services, Housing and Community Planning and Development

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Brattleboro, VT
United States