My First Job: David Vrana
Dec. 3, 2011 at 6:03 a.m.
Name: David Vrana
City of residence: Victoria
Current title: President and general manager of the Texas Drive Inn
First job: I started working at the restaurant when I was very young, helping out the family.
What it taught me: Customer service and a strong work ethic were the main things I learned. Those were things my parents instilled in us from the start. I like to be in the restaurant, helping out, overseeing things. I think people think of me as a workaholic.
My First Job is a feature that highlights people's first - or wackiest - job and what they learned from the experience. Please limit responses to 100 words or less. Responses may be edited for style, content or length. A photo of the jobholder accompanies the feature.