Video Interview: Giles English of Bremont Talks SuperSonic with Roberta Naas

 |  November 29th, 2018

Recently at WatchTime New York, we had the chance to interview Giles English, co-founder of the privately owned British watch brand Bremont. This British brand is making incredible inroads in building up the British watchmaking field again, and is even breaking ground for an all-new watch factory in Henley. In this video, English talks about the new Supersonic watch – that celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Concord– with Roberta Naas, veteran watch journalist and founder of ATimelyPerspective.com. The watch…

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Video Interview: Davide Cerrato of Montblanc Discusses the 1858 Geosphere World Time Watch And More

 |  November 27th, 2018

Recently at WatchTime New York, Montblanc exhibited some of the brand’s newest watches. The company has been making great strides in blending its rich watchmaking heritage and prowess from Minerva (which Montblanc owns and which dates back to 1868) with its state-of-the-art watchmaking for timepieces that offer beauty, technology and craftsmanship. The newest collections are geared for today’s lifestyles and offer a host of features and aesthetics that are garnering global attention. For this reason, we were delighted that Davide…

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Video Interview: Mario Peserico of Eberhard Watches Discusses the Tazio Nuvolari Legend Watch With Roberta Naas

 |  November 26th, 2018

Eberhard Watches is a privately owned Swiss watch brand that celebrates fine watches and honors a price/value relationship. The company has had a long relationship with car racing since the 1930’s, and to this day has involvements with vintage rallies around the world. To honor one of the greatest drivers of yesteryear, Tazio Nuvolari, the brand created an entire collection about 20 years ago that is continually evolving. Recently, at the 2018 WatchTime New York show, we had the chance…

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Video Interview: Stephen Forsey of Greubel Forsey Talks Haute Horology With Roberta Naas

 |  November 23rd, 2018

There is no denying that Swiss brand Greubel Forsey is a real force in the industry. This is the brand that has consistently pushed the envelop of innovation since its inception just under 15 years ago. In fact, after four years of research and development, they unveiled their first Double Tourbillon 30 degrees in 2004. Formed by top watchmakers Stephen Forsey and Robert Greubel, this brand constantly unveils new timepieces that challenge not only technology, but also the watchmaking thought…

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Video Interview: Fiona Kruger Talks About Chaos

 |  November 20th, 2018

Recently at WatchTime New York, we had the opportunity to speak at length and on video with the wonderful Fiona Kruger. Not a watchmaker, but a designer who likes to do things differently, Scottish-born Kruger is perhaps best known for her incredible Skull watches. Recently, though, she introduced her second new collection, Chaos, and her first movement — made expressly for her by Agenhor. In this video interview, we discuss what Chaos means to her, how she developed the design…

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James Marsden of X Men and F1 Racer Lewis Hamilton Talk Performance At IWC

 |  October 22nd, 2018

Last week, IWC hosted a panel discussion at their NYC flagship boutique store between actor James Marsden, most known for his role as Cyclops on X Men, and renowned world F1 racing champion Lewis Hamilton. The discussion between brand ambassadors covered what performance and preparation mean to them and how they’ve come to embody the spirit of the brand in their everyday lives. The conversation between the two celebrities was really a dialogue between friends as the two had met…

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A Look At The Dubai Watch Week, Christie’s Horology Forum, Where Minds Meet

 |  September 23rd, 2018

The week before last in London, Christie’s and Dubai Watch Week co-hosted a Horological Forum where some of the best industry executives joined together for two days of panel discussions about the watch industry. I covered the event on my Perfect Timing column on Forbes, and now i bring some of that story here. I would like to preface the articles  by staying that what was truly unique and wonderful about this event is the fact that CEOs, watchmakers, designers (and…

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