Downtown Denizen: Joe Troia

Downtown Denizen: Joe Troia

Joe Troia
Downtown Rangers

What is something about you that most people don’t know?
I am a quadruplet.

If you won $100 million dollars, what would you buy first?
A bigger wallet.

What accomplishment are you most proud of?
Publishing my book, [JOE]KES!

If someone were to make a movie about your life, who would you hope would play you?
Kiefer Sutherland, The Rock, and/or Idris Elba.

What are some of the different jobs that you have had in your life?
Head chef at a place called The Funky Biscuit, in Boca Raton, Florida. I was also Santa Claus at the mall when I was 18.

Do you have a favorite quote or saying that inspires you?
“Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans.” – John Lennon.

If you could try out any job for a day, what would you like to try?
Head coach of the Miami Dolphins. I hear there’s an opening at the end of the year, so who knows?

The last concert you attended?
Last was The Killers, favorite was Mumford & Sons at the Hollywood Bowl, front row.

In one sentence, what does the future of Downtown Las Vegas look like to you?
A modern day Cheers, a place where everybody knows your name.

What is your favorite downtown venue?
Pinches Tacos, Chill Spot, and The Writer’s Block.