Founded by Brand Dressler in 1981, Messermeister is a leading manufacturer of premium, handcrafted chef's knives, culinary cutlery and kitchen tools. The go-to brand everyone should look to; from professional chefs to at-home cooks.
Presently, Messermeister is a women-owned, California based company with German Heritage. "Messer" means knife and "meister" means master. As such, they are committed to delivering sustainable best-in-class chef knives, kitchen accessories and award-winning culinary tools, sourcing the world to find the very best manufacturing quality at the right price for the market. Located in the heart of Ojai, California, Messermeister is now led by Dressler’s wife Debra and daughters Kirsten and Chelcea, who continue the second generation company’s mission to bring innovation and creativity to kitchens around the world.