Founded in 1928 as a custom suit manufacturer, Hunter & Lords expanded nationwide in 1994 to provide custom suits and clothing to men. This “visiting clothier” service caters to busy professionals. By offering personal consultations with experts in the home or office, upgrading your style becomes a more productive and enjoyable experience.

Hunter & Lords offers made-to-measure suits, sport coats, trousers and custom shirts handcrafted in America in addition to a full line of neckwear and accessories.

Hunter & Lords offers you:

  • Tailoring by talented Italian & Turkish craftsmen in our American factory, providing the best quality and quickest turnaround time in the industry.
  • Superior selection of fabrics from the world’s best cloth mills.
  • Experienced visiting clothiers that offer the best in customer service, fit and wardrobe advice.
Experience the luxury and comfort only Hunter & Lords can offer.
Jim Rieser: Tailor in Columbus, Ohio

Meet Your Clothier: Jim Rieser

Jim Rieser is our VP of US sales and is based in Columbus, Ohio. He handles our Midwest Sales group and works primarily in Ohio and Chicago, IL.

Jim Rieser brings over three decades of experience in men’s tailored clothing to his clients at Hunter & Lords. Before joining Hunter & Lords in 1999, Jim owned his own tailored clothing company and grew it to one of the largest independent direct sellers of custom clothing in the U.S. Jim has trained sales people throughout the U.S. and London, England.

Jim grew up in West Hartford, Connecticut and now resides in Dublin, Ohio with his wife Sheila and son Spencer. He is a competitive USTA tennis player. Jim has served on the Board of Easter Seals and was a member of The Childhood League for six years. Jim currently serves on the Board of The Christine Wilson Foundation which benefits the Pediatric Burn Center at Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

Our History


Our main tailor shop started in Rome, GA making custom clothes for men.


Primary tailor shopped moved to Knoxville, Tennessee where it still operates today.


Director of Sales purchases company. His family still operates it to this day.


Hunter & Lords is launched as nationwide traveling clothier service.