Moffatt to direct Partnership's small business efforts
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 3:30 PM
Christina Moffatt, owner of Creme Cupcake + Dessert, has been named director of small business resources for the Greater Des Moines Partnership. She will help the Partnership's small business members find resources that are available through the organization, with a key focus on helping promote the growth of businesses owned by minorities, women and veterans, according to a release. Moffatt most recently served as regional director for the Iowa Small Business Development Center, overseeing Dallas, Polk, Jasper, Warren and Marion counties. She was named the 2015 Woman Business Owner of the Year by NAWBO Iowa, the 2013 Woman of the Year by the Metro Women's Network and the 2012 Deb Dalziel Woman Entrepreneur Achievement Award winner by the Iowa Small Business Development Center. Moffatt has been featured in Pastry & Baking North America and was a runner-up on the Food Network's "Cupcake Wars." She is a graduate of Des Moines Area Community College, Iowa State University and the University of Toledo's College of Business Administration's certified business adviser program. She starts work with the Partnership on Jan. 23.