Astor & Black Announces Christian Boehm as President
Boehm brings nearly 20 years of experience to the custom clothing company.
Columbus, OH (December 17th, 2009)– Astor & Black, the fastest growing men’s custom clothier, has just announced Mr. Christian Boehm as Company President. Boehm joins the Columbus-based company on Tuesday, December 15th, bringing nearly 20 years of experience in the custom clothing industry.
“Christian’s expertise and background in this industry will serve Astor & Black well,” says David Schottenstein, founder of A&B. “We pride ourselves on the unmatched quality of our hand-crafted clothing and feel that his knowledge in building an international brand will lend itself to our ever-expanding presence in the world of custom clothing.”
Boehm will help strategically align Astor and Black’s recruiting, e-commerce, and distribution channels to match their already accelerated growth. Astor & Black boasts business estimated at $20 million annually. Boehm intends to triple that amount in the next two to three years by expanding product categories, developing a new multimedia marketing campaign, as well as adding more brick and mortar locations to accompany A&B’s first store which opened in Las Vegas earlier this year.
“Astor & Black is a dynamic brand,” says Boehm. “We are going to take the brand to the next level by offering a phenomenal product at an unrivaled value. This, combined with exceptional personal service in the client’s home or office, will make Astor & Black the brand to watch in the next five years.”
About Astor and Black
Founded in 2004 by, then 21-year old, David Schottenstein, Astor & Black Custom Clothiers specializes in fully canvassed, custom handmade suits, jackets, pants, and shirts. Also available through A&B are bespoke and hand-made, exotic animal belts, custom leather jackets, luxury cashmere, and bench-made shoes. Company representatives can be found in all major U.S. cities and Canada, as well as Europe. They are committed to offering the highest quality for an unprecedented value. Satisfaction is guaranteed. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 877.ASTOR.18, or visit www.astorandblack.com.