Director of Marketing, Pepin Distributing
What he’s wearing: Sport coat and linen and silk pants by Samuelson; shirt and tie, Saks Fifth Avenue Men’s Collection; shoes by Prada
Benevolent projects: Leukemia Society; Tampa Bay Sports Commission; Tampa Alcohol Coalition, Hillsborough County Anti-drug and Alcohol Alliance
Top 3 songs on my iPod: The Beatles’ “Let it Be,” “Hey Jude” and “Octopus’s Garden”
Prized possession: My son, Adam
Favorite Tampa nightspot: Splitsville in Channelside
When I’m king: Every person will be happy, healthy and prosperous because we all deserve that.
What inspires me: Helping people, positive attitudes and people with enthusiasm.
I can’t get enough of: Supporting the community and helping Tampa grow.
I’d love to be stranded on an island with: Faith Hill
Specialty in the kitchen: Steak and asparagus
Can’t live without: Budweiser
Guilty pleasure: Key Lime pie
Most beautiful place in the world: Offshore fishing on a boat in the Gulf of Mexico
Bay area’s best-kept secret: Holiday Inn SunSpree Resort, Marina Cove
Most ridiculous fashion purchase: White trousers and a ruffled shirt I bought for a ‘70s party.
Most unusual item in my home: A microwave egg poacher
Greatest extravagance: Cruising with Dick Lazzara on one of his new yachts
I would travel 5,000 miles to see: The Beatles play live, if they were all still alive, that is.