Meet the owner of Mook Print & Design, Mark “Mook” Taglianetti. Mark was born and raised in Los Angeles, CA. A natural athlete, Mark competed in water polo and on a national level in jump rope attending the Junior Olympics at 14 years old. Upon graduating from La Canada High School in ’99, he studied music at Pasadena City College and then became a Crew Chief on C-17’s for the United States Air Force. Mark’s love for automobiles drew him to acquire a degree in automotive repair.
In 2008, Mark joined forces in his brother’s T-Shirt printing business. That additional skill-set got him scouted into a growing non-profit, based out of San Antonio, Texas. Mark relocated to San Antonio in 2009 where he took on the role of Apparel Production Manager of Soldiers’ Angels. In 2011 Mark started his own business, Mook Apparel, in La Crescenta, CA. Expanding the Mook franchise, Mark relocated with his family to Long Island, NY in 2014 to open the doors to a new store in Island Park where he also added new services such as website design and illustration. Mook Print & Design proudly serves New York and Los Angeles with plans to expand in the future.