Samford University


Cathy, Dan T.



First Name:  Daniel

Middle Name: Truett

Last Name: Cathy


Dan Cathy has served as the COO of fast-food chain, Chick-fil-A, founded by his father, S. Truett Cathy, since 2001. Bron in Jonesboro, GA, Cathy earned his BS degree in Business Administration from Georgia Southern University in 1975 and soon began working for his father's company.  He started as director of operations, eventually begin promoted to President and COO.  He spends most of his time traveling to the chain's 1600 restaurants.  His family also runs WinShape Foundation, a non-profit which supports a number of Southern Baptist ministries.
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