December 3, 2013 (Jackson) - Mr. Jimmy Collins, retired president of Chick-Fil-A, will be signing copies of his new book Creative Followership - In the Shadow of Greatness on Thursday, December 5th from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Belhaven University Atlanta Campus. Books will be available for purchase and refreshments will be served at this free event. Following the book signing, Mr. Collins will address the speak with the public and students of Belhaven.

Collins' book, Creative Followership - in the Shadow of Greatness, is a collection of personal experiences that helped him discover and apply his “Creative Followership Principles”. These principles are what helped lead him to his 32 years career of service in the Chick-Fil-A corporation, ultimately putting him in the position of president. In this book, Collins hopes to inspire men and women starting or re-inventing their career paths.




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