Our passion for classic, sophisticated styling comes from our founder and his global-reaching work for some of the most notable leaders in business, art, entertainment & sports.

Since 1989, the team at David August has skillfully crafted the finest custom men’s wardrobes in for international leaders in business, art, entertainment and sports. Led by Founder, Creative Director and Chief Executive Officer David August Heil, we provide tailor-made suits and casualwear for industry titans and notable personalities like Tony Robbins, Frank Gehry, Jeff Koons, Sylvester Stallone, Chris Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr., Lorenzo Fertitta, Dave Bautista, Brooks Koepka, Sean McVay, Louis D'Esposito, Conor McGregor and many other influential gentlemen.

David August Heil

David August founder David Heil candid shot sitting reading the WSJ paper.

Founder, CEO, Creative Director

David Heil has spent his entire professional career shaping the growing industry of luxury men’s American bespoke tailoring. With over 30 years of experience as a personal clothier, tastemaker and business owner, Heil has successfully built David August into an exclusive brand that creates exquisite custom wardrobes for leading international talent in business, the arts, professional sports, and entertainment. Launched in 2003, the California–based company has dressed over 5,000 dedicated patrons including public figures like, Kobe Bryant, Conor McGregor, Frank Gehry, Jeff Koons, Warren Buffett, Elon Musk, Tony Robbins, Andrea Bocelli, Clint Eastwood, Sylvester Stallone, Robert Downey Jr., and many more.

The native Southern Californian actively balances his work with philanthropic endeavors, including his charitable involvement with Miracles for Kids, a non-profit organization extending support services, subsidized housing and other financial aid for families with a critically-ill child. When not in the studio designing or traveling for a client fitting, Heil is spending quality time with his four children.

Heard + Seen

Get to know the founder and the brand with these interviews and stories.

A glowing mention from our client, Joe Rogan.