Maurice D’Aoust brings his love of motorcycles, cars and boats (and barbecue) down to Maricopa from Canada. He was such a fan of Dickey’s, he decided to open his own in his new hometown.
Hometown: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Maricopan since: 2012
Occupation: Owner, Dickeys Barbecue Pit
Family: Getting Married July 7 in Maricopa to Anastasyia Gonchar
Pets: Cat named Barsik
Cars: 2015 Hellcat Challenger, 2015 SRT Jeep Cherokee, 2015 3500 Ram, 2015 Harley CVO Streetglide, 2013 Harley CVO Roadglide, 2011 Harley Night Rod
Hobbies: Motorcycling, golf, boating, jet skis, fishing
Pet peeve: Inconsiderate people
Dream vacation: Australia
Like most about Maricopa: The people
Like least about Maricopa: 347
Charity: United Way
Book: “A Tale of Two Cities,” by Charles Dickens
Movie: Lost Boys
Actor: Bruce Willis
Song: “Stairway to Heaven”
Musician: Led Zepplin
Athlete: Wayne Gretzsky
Food: Dickey’s Barbecue
Drink: Grey Goose
Getaway: Apache Lake
Quote: Lord hates a coward but he’s not too fond of idiots either.
Words to live by: Never give up!