Prior to starting her consulting agency, Ms. DiDonato owned her own business from start up to successful sale to a large company, held various leadership positions in the high-tech and finance world, including VP, Strategic Product Sales for Washington Mutual, VP, Infrastructure and Engineering/CIO at Medem, Inc., and management positions at Oracle Corporation, PeopleSoft, and Wells Fargo. Ms. DiDonato holds a B.S. in Corporate Communications from Ithaca College.
Cori DiDonato has over 21 years of experience helping businesses succeed. Her current clients include software development firms, a variety of retail service businesses, home improvement contracting businesses, real estate brokerages, financial planning firms, and CrossFit gyms.
In addition to her experience in the high-tech and finance industry, she founded Avalon Personal Training as an outdoor bootcamp in Charlestown, MA in 2006. She opened her first gym facility, also in Charlestown, in 2007 and then later expanded by adding Avalon CrossFit in 2010. She successfully owned and operated Avalon for 10 years prior to selling this business to a larger chain of gyms.
Ms. DiDonato has continued to be actively involved in the small business community and is passionately committed to helping other small business owners achieve financial success and personal happiness in their new and growing business ventures. Cori founded Silver Tiger Consulting in Wakefield, MA in 2016, a boutique consulting agency working 1:1 with entrepreneurs, sole proprietors, and small to medium sized business owners in all stages of enterprise growth from start-up to exit stage.