PEOPLE AT WORK - Dave Gulden

Dave Gulden, 32, of Fairview Park. Immediate family: Danielle, wife, and a daughter, Lauren.
Norwalk Reflector Staff
Jul 24, 2010

Dave Gulden, 32, of Fairview Park.

Immediate family: Danielle, wife, and a daughter, Lauren.

Education: Madeira High School 1993; Ohio State University 1998; Cleveland State University 2003.

Occupation: Main Street Program manager, Norwalk Economic Development Corp. Central Business District Economic Development.

What was your first job?: Golf Course grounds crew for minimum wage.

Dumbest customer request or question? Did you steal my golfball?

Most embarrassing moment at work? Forgot to set up a voice mail greeting.

What is your dream job? Regional or State Development Job

The most challenging part of my job is: Getting to know everyone's expectations and opinions.

Most rewarding? Volunteer participation.

Most unique habit: I read detailed weather discussion, I'm a weather geek!

Biggest pet peeve? Slow left lane drivers.

Biggest guilty pleasure? Candy, I can't resist candy dishes.

Most embarrassing part of your CD collection: Rocky III soundtrack.

Favorite childhood memory: Vacations, got to experience different parts of the country.

Best thing about living in Fairview Park? Location - proximity to many things.

Biggest complaint? None.

What do you like to do when not working? Travel and camping.

What's been the best car you've ever owned? VW Scirocco.

How do you get off the phone with a telemarketer? Simply hang-up politely.

What do you do for exercise? Run a few times a week.

What's your favorite recreational activity? Travel and seeing new places.

How do you relieve stress? Exercise.

Name your favorite place to eat: Skyline Chili

What's your favorite song and why?: Don't really have a favorite, but I enjoy 90's music.

In high school, everyone thought I: Would be a map maker.

The best advice I ever got was: You get more bees with honey than you do with vinegar.

People would be surprised to know that I: Enjoy hitting fastballs in batting cages.

My dream house would have: An outdoor batting cage.

A movie or play that everyone should see is: "Forrest Gump" because it's an inspirational new classic.