David Driver started working in tree service work at the age of 15. He has an A.A. degree in forest technology. At the age of 21 he started his own tree service in 1995. He is one of the main climbers and ISA Certified Arborists at Arbor-X Inc in Maryland. In 2012 he also started Xtreme Arborist Supply in order to introduce unique tools to the arborist industry. The X-Rigging Rings was the first product they introduced. In social media he is also known as The-X-Man.