Name: Douglas Alan Hay
Occupation: managing director of We Go Social, Denton
Birth date and place: Jan. 30; Columbus, Ohio
Family: wife, Connie, and daughter, Emma, 12
The one thing I enjoy most about my work is: seeing results from our work with local businesses.
My business philosophy is: Keep it simple and cost-effective; keep our customers in the lead in their business segment.
If I could, I’d be a: philanthropist.
I’m so sick of: negative comments.
The four guests at my fantasy dinner party would be: my father, Steve Jobs, Sam Walton and Bill Marriott.
My hobbies are: car collecting and boating.
The last book I read was: Start Something That Matters, by Blake Mycoskie, founder of Toms Shoes.
I wish I knew how to: play the piano.
My worst habit is: spoiling my daughter.
Nobody knows I: love to be a do-it-yourselfer.
The person I most admire is: the ones who find time to give back to the community.
My guilty pleasure is: desserts.
I drive a: Mercedes.
I’d like to be driving a: Mercedes with a no-cost warranty!
My favorite restaurant is: The Palm.
I’m happiest when: I am with friends.
I regret: not getting a law degree.
If I won the lottery, here’s what I’d do just for me: Donate to all of the theater groups in Denton.
If I could change one thing about Denton, it would be: Make the Interstate 35E construction project all happen in one week.
When I retire, I plan to: spend more time working with local nonprofits and help them grow.
Community activities: member, Denton Rotary Club; board member, Music Theatre of Denton, Health Services of North Texas and Opening Doors International Services; and active participant in local arts and theater groups.