Body Glove president Russ Lesser discusses the past and future of Body Glove and their dedication to protection. The Body Glove headquarters are located in Redondo Beach,Ca. In 1953, twin brothers Bill and Bob Meistrell co-founded Body Glove when they designed the first practical wetsuit. Almost 60 years later Body Glove is one of very few family owned surf/dive brands in the world. It all began in a pool in Booneville, Missouri.