At a press conference, Biden directed his attention to the CEO of JOANN Inc.
“My sympathies to the family of your CFO, who dropped dead very unexpectedly,” Biden mumbled.
Biden to CEO of Joann Inc.: "My sympathies to the family of your CFO, who dropped dead very unexpectedly."
— DailyNoah.com (@DailyNoahNews) June 16, 2022
Twitter users reacted to Biden’s remarks:
Did he… did he just say "dropped dead?" https://t.co/vKWSYiEVTO
— Jason Howerton (@jason_howerton) June 16, 2022
Thanks for the condolences, I guess https://t.co/si5URGCO4E
— Christopher D. White (@ZanderKelly30) June 16, 2022
Has anyone dropped dead expectedly?
Can’t remember a time when people where just dropping dead https://t.co/9feJ1mHGtW
— BTC David (@BitcoinDavid21) June 16, 2022
This guy has lost it. There’s no other way to say it. https://t.co/Ln6nHyb82g
— Jedediah Bila (@JedediahBila) June 16, 2022
Matt Susz, Joann Inc.’s executive vice president and chief financial officer, died suddenly on Wednesday, the company said Thursday.
Tom Dryer, currently Joann’s vice president and controller, will serve as interim chief financial officer, the Hudson, Ohio, fabric and craft retailer said.
Mr. Susz joined Joann in 1996 and had been chief financial officer since February 2019.