Doug Cannon is a Specialist with Larimer County Economic Development Department. He is responsible for Community outreach ensuring the citizens of Larimer County know about are resources. Doug is also responsible for leading the county’s Business Retention and Expansion efforts. His education and varied experiences contribute to his success in this role.
Doug has decades of experience in the culinary field. He worked as Chef in Chicago concentrating on global cuisine in a fine dining atmosphere. Focusing on cost control, operations, human capital and negotiations, Doug led many successful and profitable restaurants and helped to train generations of new chefs. Also notable as a key accomplishment, Doug developed and implemented a Marketing and Customer Development Program which received the State of Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity Program Excellence Award.