Meet The Judges: Mary Moore

This exclusive video series profiles each of the 2017 Housewares Design Awards judges and their views on what makes a product great.

Mary Moore

As founder and CEO of The Cook’s Warehouse, Mary Moore has combined her love of cooking and business.

The Cook’s Warehouse is Atlanta’s premier gourmet store and cooking school with three locations, complemented by an online store at and mail order catalog. Moore is a leader in the culinary industry, and has received numerous awards. She is a frequent speaker at industry conferences, and has made numerous television appearances.

Moore’s latest venture is an app called Plenty that allows users to find restaurants that work for them based on a robust filter of diets, allergies and cuisine types. She is also very involved in community and is currently chair of the Atlanta Community Food Bank Board; past president of Les Dames d’Escoffier International; and a member of the Woodward Academy Governing Board and the Carter Center Board of Councilors.

2017 Housewares Design Awards Judges (click on name for profile):
Jason Belaire
Max Burton
Steve Cozzolino
Monique Epstein
Eric Ludlum
Kiel Mead
Mary Moore
Helen Maria Nugent
Deborah Shearer
Kathleen Taggart
Howard Thornton
David Tisdale