Monday, September 5, 2011

Trey Pennington a Social media guru and father of six commits suicide in church car park - 5th Sept 2011

Social media 'personality' and father of six Trey Pennington has died after an apparent suicide, it emerged today.

Pennignton, from Greenville South Carolina, was known in the on-line community for his social media consultancy, regular blogs and radio station.

According to police, Pennington killed himself in a church parking lot early on Sunday.

On his Twitter page, the new media guru described himself as a 'Marketing pro, speaker, author, dreamer.'

According to his Facebook page Pennington had a wife and at least six children.

Mr Pennington was due to speak at a marketing conference in England this week.

After hearing of his death, conference organiser Glenn Le Santo said the event would be dedicated in his honour.

Speaking to the Lincolnite he said: 'Trey was an inspirational man and his loss is tragic. We are all stunned and very upset. Read More