The person who taped himself harassing a Chik-fil-A employee on Aug. 1 has been fired by his employer.
“Vante regrets the unfortunate events that transpired yesterday in
Tucson between our former CFO/Treasurer Adam Smith and an employee at
Chick-fil-A,” reads a Aug. 2 company statement.
“Effective immediately, Mr. Smith is no longer an employee of our
company,” the release from Vante, a biotech company, based in Tuscon,
Smith videotaped himself harassing the employee, who replied
gracefully to his jibes about Chik-fil-A’s corporate support for popular
The “anti-gay breakfast sandwich always tastes better because it is
full of hate,” Smith charged as he waited in his car to be served.
“Chik-fil-A is a hateful corporation. … The corporation gives money to hate-groups,” he told the employee.
He posted the video, prompting push-back from many viewers. (Continues)