Name: Gene Cole
Occupation: general manager of Jim McNatt Honda / Toyota / Scion.
Birth date and place: Aug. 24, Gainesville.
Family: wife, Jennifer; daughter, Marie, 27; and sons, Jared, 17, and Gentry, 14.
The one thing I enjoy most about my work is: working with our customers to find the right solution to their needs.
My business philosophy is: that I can somehow make everyone that I come in contact with somehow better off for knowing each other.
If I could, I’d be a: high school coach.
I’m so sick of: traffic.
The four guests at my fantasy dinner party would be: Jesus, my grandfather, my grandmother and Scott Boyd (deceased).
My hobbies are: coaching kids, skiing, hunting and fishing.
The last book I read was: The Cool Woman: A Novel by local author John Aubrey Anderson.
I wish I knew how to: play a musical instrument.
Nobody knows I: I can’t tell or they would know.
The person I most admire is: Jesus Christ.
My guilty pleasure is: carbs — homemade rolls and bread.
I drive a: Honda or Toyota demo.
I’d like to be driving a: 69 Dodge Charger R/T.
My favorite restaurant is: Hannah’s.
I’m happiest when: I am with the kids on the lake, at the farm or hunting.
If I won the lottery, here’s what I’d do just for me: retire.
If I could change one thing about Denton, it would be: traffic stopping on I-35.
When I retire, I plan to: move to the family farm.
Community activities: multiple Chamber of Commerce memberships, Denton Kiwanis, past Argyle Youth Sports president and secretary, Argyle High School Boosters and Sanger and Argyle Education Foundation.