What You Don't Know About David Pinsel
Title & Company: Colliers International regional managing director.
What that means: I am responsible for helping my advisors, staff, and our clients be as successful as possible.
Memorable project: Hacienda Panilla in Costa Rica.
Photo: David (far right) at TREC’s Fight Night '14 with JLL managing director Carl Ewert and Turner Texas region director of healthcare Steve Whitcraft.
What you’re known for: Wearing flip flops with suits.
Hometown: Manhattan Beach, Calif.
Currently live: The Lakewood neighborhood in Dallas.
Why DFW? The people and the business environment, but not the weather.
First job: Greeter at a mini-golf course.
Job in another life: Travel writer.
Person (living or dead) to meet: Abraham Lincoln.
Greatest fear: Being called old by kids at the gym.
Daily habit: Exercise.
Favorite song: "I Wanna Love You" by Bob Marley.
Favorite book: Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin.
Favorite movie: The Goonies.
Favorite restaurants: Neighborhood Services, Nora, Victor Tangos, LYFE Kitchen.
Bucket list: Retiring in Maui.
Family facts: My brother is a successful poker player.
Hobbies: Stand-up paddle, photography, flip cup.
Startling fact: I used to sport a pretty healthy afro.