Cate Hardy

 

Cate Hardy

CEO, PCC Community Markets

As the CEO of the nation’s largest grocery cooperative—founded in 1953 as Puget Consumers Co-op—Cate oversees an enterprise encompassing 11 stores, nearly 1,500 employees and more than $300 million in revenues this year. She plans to grow PCC Natural Markets to over 15 stores by the end of 2020 to promote its social and environmental mission.