My Story


It all started back when I was a kid spending the summers in the family sign shop. Early on, I learned the basics of sign shop life. I scraped plexiglass, silk screened, weeded vinyl, collated print matter, and swept the shop floors. I absorbed how to treat customers and to run a successful business.

As I grew older, I decided that signs were what I wanted to do with my life. Eventually, I progressed into the design and technology end of the industry. I never forgot my early roots, which taught me valuable skills that I’ve continued to apply throughout my career. I refined my creative skills as a student at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. My education prepared me to work on high level creative projects on both large and small scale.

As a second-generation sign maker and business owner, I have gained an incredible amount of knowledge from both the new and old schools of the sign industry. Early on, I learned that to be successful, you must live and love what you do. I pride myself on the individualized attention I provide to my customers, knowing that it is a privilege to be a part of their dreams by offering beautiful, cost effective solutions to their visual needs. I am blessed every day to have an amazingly supportive family and to have the opportunity to contribute to Georgia’s diverse community of hardworking families who like me are living their dreams.

David Tagg

Sign Guru and President
Live for Signs, LLC