Monday, November 2, 2015 at 12:23PM
Watch Time - New York
by Mitchell Acks
Who does not want to look at and buy luxury watches hosted by WatchTime in a majestic setting
like Gotham Hall with two BMW cars outside on October 23th and October 24th. A watch is more
just a watch.
There were over 1,000 guests that were wrist watch collectors, enthusiasts and press. Here we able
to see the newest additions that on display. Some have not been by the American public.
Among the notable attendees were professional boxer and commentator Paulie Malignaggi and
actor Dwayne Hill who attended the VIP reception. They treated VIP guests to offer special offers
like BMW, offered chauffeur service to VIP guests; Delta Airlines, which hosted a lifesize first-
class cabin with flight attendants serving wine; SLH Hotel Group, which provided discounted
rooms for outoftown attendees
It was more intimate to observe their fabulous watches where one could interact with the experts of
20 leading watch companies with some of rare and limited editions. The exhibitors were A. Lange
& Sohne, Armin Strom, Bell & Ross, Breguet, Blancpain, Carl F. Bucherer, Emmanuel Bouchet,
F.P. Journe, Moritz Grossmann, Nomos, Porsche Design, RGM, Seiko, Tutima, Ulysse Nardin,
The experts were very upbeat and informative. Also, we had the privilege of watching some master
Armin_Strom-Pure White SkeletonBell & Ross
WatchTime, is an awardwinning luxury watch media platform based in New York City, and a
founding member of the Watch Experts Excellence Network.
WatchTime is the world’s only watch magazine with two FOLIO Fame Awards for excellence in
media events, seven Digital Magazine Award nominations, a Smart CEO Future 50 Award\ as well
as two Mequoda Rocket Award nominations for outstanding digital audience growth and an Apex
Award for excellence in electronic media. More information on WatchTime can be found on their
WatchTime’s watch magazine products reach a monthly audience of almost 800,000 watch
Unlike some watch events the staff at WatchTime were available to lend their support.
This exquisite event would have not been possible without the strong support by BMW, Delta
Skystream, Small Luxury Hotels, Jean Rousseau, British American Business, Robb Report
Govberg Jewelers, AFAR, Fratellowatches, French Morning, Saatchi Art, German American
Chamber of Commerce, and Wine Enthusiast.
I learned to appreciate the fine crartsmenship even more and learned more about watches thanks to
This was there first event in NYC and it was a blast. I am looking forward to covering and
attending future events.