Tom enlisted in the United States Marine Corps at the age of 17, he retired after serving his country for 20 years. When he retired he relocated to the Triangle area and opened his own Sports Collectible Store. Along with owning, operating, and managing multiple tavern establishments, Tom has played poker for many years.
In addition to helping bars with entertainment and bookings to fill a venue, Tom has gone out of his way to help others in need, including being Vice President of a 501c non-profit organization called Help A Brother Out.
Tom relocated to Lubbock Texas in 2016 and decided recently to get back into Sports Collectibles. He enjoys teaching the kids the value of cards and how to invest. This reminds him of the times he spent with his own children and sharing the joys of collecting.
Tom was recently nominated as the 2017 Veteran Of the Year by the US Veterans Corps.
David is from Waco, Texas.
Long time avid collector of sports cards for over 30 years.
Basketball fan. Favorite players and teams are Michael Jordan, LeBron James, Dallas cowboys, North Carolina Tar Heels, Texas Aggies, Texas Rangers.
Went to McLennan Community College and comes from an 18-year restaurant management past life.