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Jesse Gordon

 
Jesse Gordon
Retail Customer Support
Durham
888.238.5282

Jesse began his time in specialty coffee working as a barista at a coffee shop in Raleigh, North Carolina: Jubala Coffee. He's a one-time Thursday Night Throwdown winner, and a CCC Certified Coffee Steward and Barista.

Jesse spends a lot of his free time playing music: he sings and plays guitar and dobro, but will give just about anything with strings a try. He is also an aspiring baker trying to perfect his buttermilk biscuit, buttermilk cornbread, and buttermilk cinnamon roll recipes. He currently lives in Wake Forest, North Carolina, with his wife Whitney and son Harden.
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All Counter Culture locations will be closed on Monday, September 7, in honor of Labor Day. Our production and roasting departments in Durham and Emeryville will not be processing orders on that day. Please be aware that orders placed Friday, September 4, will not be roasted and shipped until...
In the last post, I talked about why I think reporting is so important and what we have planned for the future of our own reporting. As I dived into planning for the upcoming 2014 Transparency Report with our coffee and marketing teams this week, I was asked a really important question by both...
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Congratulations to Woodberry Kitchen's Spike Gjerde for his 2015 James Beard Foundation Award for Best Chef: Mid-Atlantic! We work with some of the best restaurants in the country—restaurants run by folks who understand and appreciate the importance of quality coffee as an integral...
We're looking for people to join our field operatives street team in North Carolina: share your passion for coffee and to help to promote Counter Culture to grocery shoppers around the state! Prospective team members should possess a strong enthusiasm for customer service—and a desire to learn...