On Wednesday, May 31, 2023 at 7:15 AM, please join us at the Buckhead Club for a Leadership Breakfast Series event featuring Dr. Tim Tassopoulos, President & COO, Chick-Fil-A. Tassopoulos is the fourth President of Chick-Fil-A, capping a 40-year career at Chick-Fil-A. After working as a teen in a Chick-fil-A restaurant in Atlanta, Tim later joined the corporate staff as a business consultant. Two years into his corporate role, he was given responsibilities to develop the first free-standing restaurant concept, which opened in 1986 in Atlanta. In addition to this work, Tim has served as director of field operations, vice president of operations and senior vice president of operations. He also serves on the company’s executive committee.
Tassopoulos graduated as valedictorian from Oglethorpe University with a bachelor’s degree in history and political science. He received his M.B.A. from Georgetown Universtity, where he was recognized with the Graduate School Service Award. Passionate about youth, education and philanthropy, Tim serves or has served on several academic and youth development boards, including as Board Chair of the Board of Trustees of Oglethorpe University, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta, the Board of Trustees of the Tull Charitable Foundation, the Board of Advisors at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, the Advisory Board of the Atlanta Area Council for Boy Scouts of America, and the Board of Trustees for Hellenic College and Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology.
Tim is a native of Atlanta and the grandson of Greek immigrants.