David E. Rhyne, Jr.

David started designing Sailor's Valentines in 2001 after moving from New York City to Sarasota, Florida. David is a graduate of the Ringling School of Art which is where he met his wife, Victoria.

David and Victoria moved to New York City in 1981 and started a design business together. David had a very successful career working with Dyeable Shoe, Inc. designing bridal and evening shoes.