A Small Business Love Story: DC Executives Take on Coffee Shop in St. Augustine, FL

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Briefcases traded for coffee beans fueled by a love for the city

City Coffee Company

City Coffee Company

We will be focusing on customer service and providing an unparalleled customer experience moving forward. Healthy choices, comfy décor and fair trade coffee beans will be at the core of this.

City Coffee Company, a staple for many locals of beautiful St. Augustine, Florida is announcing new owners of the restaurant, effective today. Robyn and Ted Mooney, homeowners in St. Augustine jumped at the chance to own their own business when they found out that City Coffee Company was for sale. As coffee lovers themselves, the choice was easy.

Robyn and Ted relocated from the metropolitan DC area where Robyn recently retired after 21 years as a Senior VP of the Reinsurance Association of America. Ted continues his work as senior director with the Internet Society who he joined after serving as Country Director with the United States Peace Corps in Uganda and Lesotho. Their daughter, Regina is a sophomore at Flagler College and after a few visits they fell in love with St. Augustine. They are thrilled to finally be in St. Augustine permanently and hope to really connect with the community. “St. Augustine unlike any other city,” says Robyn. “It is a charming small town complete with amazing arts, cuisine, history and community events. Above all the people of St. Augustine have been very welcoming to us. This is why we wanted to stay. We want to contribute to the lifestyle of this beautiful town while living our dream of owning a small coffee shop."

As new owners, Robyn and Ted are working hard to ensure a smooth transition for current patrons of City Coffee Company. “We value the current clientele and want them to know that,” says Ted. “We will be focusing on customer service and providing an unparalleled customer experience moving forward. Healthy choices, comfy décor and fair trade coffee beans will be at the core of this.”

About City Coffee Company
City Coffee Company is St. Augustine’s favorite place to come in, sip a hot cup of coffee and relax with friends. The shop hosts daily breakfast and lunch menu items with their freshly roasted whole bean coffees and specialty coffee drinks. In addition to certified Organic coffees, offerings also include Fair Trade Certified and Rainforest AllianceCertified coffees. City Coffee Company sits on U.S. Route One and is a favorite stop for commuters heading to Jacksonville.

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