Good Earth Cafes Ltd.

September 27, 2007 16:51 ET

Good Earth Cafes Ltd. Announces New Chief Operating Officer

Attention: Assignment Editor, Business/Financial Editor, City Editor, Food/Beverage Editor CALGARY, ALBERTA, MEDIA ADVISORY--(Marketwire - Sept. 27, 2007) - Michael Going, President and Co-Founder of Good Earth Cafes Ltd., a Calgary based coffeehouse and bakery chain is pleased to announce the appointment of Gerry Docherty to the newly created position of Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately.
Gerry's hard work, dedication and extensive experience in the world of coffee, food service and franchising make him very worthy of this new position at Good Earth.

Good Earth seeks to increase its profile and presence in the communities in which it serves and beyond. The company continues to expand the café chain through franchising opportunities in Western Canada, including in Calgary, Red Deer, Edmonton and Kelowna. Gerry will play a key role in growing the Good Earth brand into Western Canada's best and most authentic coffeehouse chain.

About Good Earth Cafes Ltd:
Founded in 1991, Good Earth is a chain of specialty coffeehouses and bakeries with locations throughout Alberta. With a reputation for excellence, the company has long been known for their high-quality gourmet coffee, espresso-based beverages and whole bean coffee as well as wholesome baked goods and food products. Since day one, Good Earth has focused on creating a unique experience for customers through the combination of a distinctive coffeehouse environment, a passion for good food and ethical standards.
Currently, Good Earth consists of 13 cafes: seven corporately owned and operated and 6 franchised locations in Calgary, Red Deer and Edmonton, Alberta. It continues to expand the café chain through franchising while maintaining its unique position and brand in the coffeehouse industry. Good Earth is looking for individuals who are inspired by the Good Earth concept, understand and appreciate its nature and want to share in the goal of making Good Earth more accessible to Canadians. For additional information, visit

Contact Information

  • Connie Chan, Director of Marketing, Good Earth Coffeehouse and Bakery
    Primary Phone: 403-294-9330 ext. 19