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Signature Memphis | June 2017

Photo by Steve Roberts

Edward Dobbs

President Dobbs Management Service and 2017 Carnival Memphis King

Hometown: Memphis
Your Best Quality: Generosity
Place You Go to Think: My office
Your Lucky Charm: Pictures of my kids
Best Advice You Ever Got: Just be nice
First Car You Owned: 1985 Nissan 200SX
Favorite Place to Travel: Beaver Creek, CO
Best Memphis Hangout: Ernestine and Hazel’s
Your Favorite Memphis “Thang”: The Grizzlies
Favorite Song: U2 – Where the Streets Have No Name
Your Most Annoying Habit: There are too many to list
Who Would Play You in a Movie: Brad Pitt, clearly!
Proudest Moment of Your Life: The births of my 3 children
The Highlight of Your Day: Coming home to see my family
Favorite Southern Idiom: The sun shines on a dog’s (behind) some days
A Nonliving Celebrity/Role Model You Would Invite to Dinner: Thomas Jefferson
One Goal You’d Still Like to Accomplish: To make a lasting impact on the city of Memphis
Best Thing About Carnival Memphis: This year we will donate over $250,000 to children’s charities in Memphis
Something You’ll Never Live Down: Getting a car stuck and it subsequently catching on fire and burning to a crisp (it’s a long story)