Don Perry, Chick-fil-A’s chief spokesman died suddenly this morning.
“Don was a member of our Chick-fil-A family for nearly 29 years. For many of you in the media, he was the spokesperson for Chick-fil-A,” the company said in a statement. “He was a well-respected and well-liked media executive in the Atlanta and University of Georgia communities, and we will all miss him.”
Local media reported that Perry suffered a heart attack.
“Don was an incredible friend, a consummate PR professional, and was absolutely in love with Chick-fil-A,” said Steve Robinson, executive vice president of marketing at Chick-fil-A, in a statement.
Perry and his wife have three sons, and one grandchild.