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Personal Profile: Sofia Del Angel

Name: Sofia Del Angel

Occupation: owner of Los Toreros Restaurant

Web site:

Birth date and place: Sept. 18, Mexico City

Family: sons Christian Bernal, 16, and Pierre Bernal, 23 (married to Amanda Bernal, 23); and grandkids Donovan Bernal and Landon Bernal.

The one thing I enjoy most about my work is: I enjoy contributing to the advancement of women in our society as entrepreneurs.

My business philosophy is: develop attitudes, habits and commitments that help to earn loyalty from your employees and customers ... that will develop a strong business.

If I could, I’d: find the cure for cancer.

I’m so sick of: not being able to create a balance in between family and business.

The guests at my fantasy dinner party would be: Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, Lady Di, Margaret Thatcher, Mother Teresa and Hugh Jackman.

My hobbies are: mud runs, guns, dance and spending time with family and friends.

The last book I read was: Awaken the Giant Within: How to Take Immediate Control of Your Mental, Emotional, Physical and Financial Destiny! by Anthony Robbins.

I wish I knew how to: go back in time with more knowledge and wisdom.

My worst habit is: getting easily distracted.

Nobody knows I: am claustrophobic.

The person I most admire is: my mother

My guilty pleasure is: amaretto ice cream.

I drive a: Lexus.

I’d like to be driving a: Jaguar XF.

My favorite restaurant is: Los Toreros Restau­rant, of course!

I’m happiest when: I’m contributing in a good cause for the ones in need.

I regret: the time I do not spend with my family.

If I won the lottery, here’s what I’d do just for me: I would fly to Hawaii with my family!

If I could change one thing about Denton, it would be: I would make conscience in our community about the importance of supporting local businesses.

When I retire, I plan to: enjoy life!

Community activities: fundraising for Mothers and Daughters in Motion Against Cancer.