About David August

Since 1989, the team at David August has skillfully crafted the finest custom men’s wardrobes in the world. Led by Founder, Creative Director and Chief Executive Officer David August Heil, we provide tailor-made suits and casual wear for the most distinguished of business leaders, sports professionals and entertainers.

David August Heil


Founder, CEO, Creative Director for David August

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, 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., Will Smith, and many more.

The native Southern Californian actively balances his work with philanthropic endeavors, including his charitable involvement with Miracles for Kids. When not in the studio designing or traveling for a client fitting, Heil is spending quality time with his four children.