Sunday 8 May 2011

Market Interview - Danny

Name? Danny

What do you sell at the market? Ladies and gents knitwear.

How long have you been at the market?32 years

What do you like best about the market?It’s a choice of lifestyle made many years ago and it’s very hard to change at this point of my life.

Worst moment? - Dealing with people who are not trustworthy and very hot weather.

Past jobs? - Family furniture business back in Buenos Aires.

Sporting interests? - Gym, soccer (man u) and  basketball.

If you were CEO for a day? - I'd hire a big bus and drive around Melbourne CBD collecting customers.

One thing nobody knows about you? - If there is, there is a reason to keep it that way.

Favorite food? - Italian

Favorite drink? - Wine

Favorite TV show? - Sopranos

What is the best piece of advice you've ever been given? - Always be truthful.

Was it easy or hard growing up in Argentina? - Easy.

How much change do you see when you travel back to Argentina? - Both a lot and a little, in different areas - more immigration, bad traffic, still heaps of corruption.

If you had your Sunday arvo free from the market, what would you do? - Spend more time with the grand kids and take them to the theatre.

Thanks Danny

Interviewed by Tony