David Spatafore - one of 50 People to watch in 2002
The 30-year-old "Moo Man" has plenty to
scream about. In the past year, he's opened four more Mootime Creamery
ice cream shops (to augment the Coronado original, four years old
itself), and in January the chain goes international with a grand
opening in Acapulco. it's the first of many in Mexico, Spatafore
He also expects his wholesale market to double, and
the Ameican five to become 10 to 15 in the next year, with interested
franchisers in Atlanta, San Francisco and Indiana.
We want to be the Ben & Jerry's of the West Coast,"
he says. "That's my goal. They're associated with Vermont;
we think it would be cool to have a name recognition that started
in San Diego."
"The 30-year-old 'Moo Man' has plenty to scream
about. In the past year, he's opened four more Mootime Creamery
ice cream shops"