Downtown Denizen - Rene Durruthy

Rene Durruthy
Digital Marketing Manager, Downtown Project

What is something about you that most people don’t know?
My mom comes from a family of 8 siblings.

What was your favorite subject in school?
I’m a huge history buff - so I did really well in my History courses.

If you won $100 million, what would you buy first?
I would definitely buy my mom a new house somewhere near the San Diego beach.

What is your proudest accomplishment?
My daughter, Elle. She is by the far my greatest accomplishment.

If someone were to make a movie about your life, who would you hope would play you?
Michael B. Jordan is awesome. Young, hungry, and very talented.

If you had to teach something, what would you teach?
My area of expertise is in digital marketing. So perhaps teaching kids about branding themselves and what or what NOT to make available online.

Do you have a favorite quote or saying that inspires you?
“Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life.” – Steve Jobs

If you could try out any job for a day, what would you like to try?
Sign me up to be a stunt man for the day.

Who was your childhood celebrity crush? 
Topanga from Boy Meets World.

What weapon would you carry during the Zombie Apocalypse?
Sword. Blades don’t need reloading.

What is your favorite downtown venue?
Gold Spike!

Rene Durruthy and Daughter Elle 

Rene Durruthy and Daughter Elle