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David Schottenstein, CEO and Founder of Astor & Black

Get to Know our Founder: David Schottenstein in 614 Magazine.

Two rabbis walk into a clothier …

It’s not the beginning of a joke, but rather a typical moment in the hectic life of 27-year-old David Schottenstein.

The rabbis are no doubt there to chat with the always-philanthropic Orthodox Jew, who in six short years has turned his custom Astor & Black suits into some of the most in-demand clothing in the country. But, locking down the savvy businessman is going to be tough on this day; I wait patiently in the conference room for Schottenstein, who appears apologetically from a conference call that has spilled over into our interview time.

By the time we’re done speaking, it’s easy to figure out how the sand in the hourglass sifts much faster for Schottenstein. The Bexley business wunderkind was able to unfetter himself to sit down with (614) to reveal how he’s trained himself to sequester the iPhone in his wife’s purse after work hours are through, the massive roster of NFL clients his team serves every day, along with his plans to open an Astor & Black in Tel Aviv. Schottenstein has plenty of irons in the fire, but still enough flame to go around.

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Esquire announces the Bespoke Visualizer.

The Bespoke Visualizer is live on the new http://www.astorandblack.com. See Esquire’s coverage here: http://www.esquire.com/blogs/mens-fashion/astor-and-black-virtual-tailor-101110. “By clicking on a small piece of fabric,” Schottenstein says, “people will be enabled, for the first time ever, to see exactly what their custom garment will actually look like instead of having to imagine it from a swatch.”

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Sneak peak! Photo shoot with the Best Dressed Real Man.

CEO David Schottenstein was at the Epic Hotel in Miami today with Esquire’s Best Dressed Real Man, Angel Ramos.    

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What’s the CEO Wearing?

Astor & Black CEO, David Schottenstein, is wearing a 3 pc orange windowpane Scabal suit with contrast felt underneath the collar and contrast stitching on the buttonholes to match the orange lining and pocket square.

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Schottenstein named “30 Under 30″…..

It has just been announced that David Schottenstein has been named “30 Under 30” (America’s Coolest Young Entrepreneurs) by Inc. Magazine. Read more about David, the start of Astor & Black, and the revolutionary “Bespoke Visualizer” at http://www.inc.com/30under30/2010/profile-david-schottenstein-astor-and-black.html. You can also vote David as your favorite young entrepreneur while you’re there! Just click the “fav” […]

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Schottenstein is EOY Finalist

Palm Springs, CA- David Schottenstein, CEO of Astor and Black Custom Clothiers, has been named a top finalist for the Ernst and Young EOY Award on the National level. Schottenstein, 26, won the Award for his region at the August awards show in Cincinnati, Ohio. The National Awards results will be announced at the Awards […]

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