Owner, Columbia Restaurant
What he’s wearing: Houndstooth cashmere sport coat and dress shirt, Saks Fifth Avenue Men’s Collection; pants by Zanella; shoes by Ferragamo
Benevolent Projects: Gonzmart Family Foundation; Richard’s Run for Life; Moffit Cancer Center
Favorite designers: Hugo Boss, Armani
My hero: My father
Bay area’s best-kept secret: The David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts and USF College of Medicine
My specialty: Having a passion for life
Most ridiculous fashion purchase: When I was in Madrid I bought these red suede shoes.
Greatest extravagance: My 26 German Shepherds, boats and my autographed guitars
I’d travel 5,000 miles to see: My wife and daughters
Favorite nightspot: Home
Top 3 songs on my ipod: Barbara Streisand’s “Here’s to Life”, Sting’s “Windmills of Your Mind” and Coldplay’s “Viva La Vida”
What inspires me: Knowing I’m making a difference
Guilty pleasure: Chocolate. Last year I bought 80 boxes of Thin Mints from my granddaughter. I have a wine cellar at home and I keep them in there. I’m down to my last eight or 10 boxes.
Can’t live without: My family