10 Minutes and 10 Questions With Bill Rau

I'm Mary, a Sales Coordinator at Rau Antiques. I wanted to take 10 minutes out of Bill Rau's busy schedule to get to know him a little better -and surprisingly he agreed! So to see a third generation Rau in a different light, here is our 10-minute, 10-question Q & A session.

1. How long have you been married?

Almost 25 years.

2. Favorite New Orleans Cuisine:

Chargrilled oysters from Acme Oyster house.

3. Best business advice you've ever gotten?

Buy the best and only cry once.

4. Favorite word:

I don't know, but probably an adjective.

5. What do you do to relax?

Get a massage.

6. What do you attribute the Saints Success to this season?

Divine Will.

7. Biggest Pet Peeve?

When my computer fails...

8. Do you have any phobias?

If I did, I wouldn't share them with you and the world.

9. What are you most proud of?

The team I work with.

10. Favorite piece in the gallery right now?

The Godward Painting. It's the best painting by one of the best artists. I'd bring it home if I could.

Learn more about Bill Rau and M.S. Rau Antiques by clicking here.

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