Simone Simon is a writer, passionate art lover and more than anything else drawn to inspiring people and objects of genuine beauty. In that respect she sees her creative work as a celebration of all things visual. No wonder she started a career as a writer, editor and magazine specialist in the publishing industry. She travelled the world for many high end magazines. In October 2016 she joined our team as a senior editor. Her main focus is b-to-b magazine Edelmetaal but she also contributes to other client publications and 0024 Magazine.
Annet Hoveling started her career as human resources manager after finishing her university education in remedial education. She has been involved with our company from the start, taking care of human resources and financial administration. She also has been in charge of the organisation of the annual Watch of the Year competition and the ensuing celebratory gala. Over the years she has been increasingly responsible for the project management of various publishing projects.
Bart van Benthem is Sales Manager of 0024 Horloges and 0024 WatchWorld and our online platform. Despite of his age he has many years of experience in sales in the luxury segment, e.g. during his time at Mercedes Benz. Bart is a great listener and one of his main goals is customer satisfaction. His work makes it possible for him to combine his love for both sales and luxury goods. All this in a very energetic way. Bart will be your sparring partner for all your on- and offline communication matters.
Britta Rossander was the first journalist in Sweden to write about watches and timekeeping. She takes care of everything that concerns this area and travels internationally to visit all the different watch manufacturers. She loves the job and says the business has so many interesting sides to explore. Britta is also a big fan of all the inventors in the watchmaking industry. Britta joined the our team at the start the 0024 Watchworld Scandinavia.
Online Project Manager
Marco has spent his entire career in the media industry. In 2008 he joined our team and entered the world of watches. At our company he is taking care of online things and all kinds of projects. Marco is the owner of a classic Pontiac watch which was worn by famous cyclist Wim van Est in the Tour de France of 1951. After work Marco is fanatic cyclist. After training and racing he likes to relax while reading our magazines of website articles.
Kristian Haagen loves watches. So much that he can’t stop talking about them. He has been a timegeek since he was ten years old. Never good at playing soccer he turned to the windows of his local watch maker and fell in love with the horological industry. He has written five books on watches, has published thousands of watch related articles in International media and works as a freelance estimater for Bruun Rasmussen Auctioneers.
Lex Stolk studied Journalism in Utrecht and it was during his time as a student he developed a passion for mechanical watches. He has spent his entire career in the publishing industry working for a wide range of publications before entering the watch world professionally seven years ago. His work for several watch publications made it possible for him to combine his love for both watches and magazines.
Pim Pot has an almost obsessive interest in high-end watches. And it shows. He's always on the lookout for the latest models but also the hottest vintage watches. Pim is 0024 WatchWorld's online whizzkid. Social media is his second nature and an ideal playground to show his love for mechanical watches. His keen eye for unusual creations is best shown on the 0024 Instagram feed. Have a look right now!
Marketing & Projects
Sandy Hoogendijk is a highly experienced media and communications expert, who started her career in the publishing industry as marketing and business project manager for the largest daily newspaper in The Netherlands, De Telegraaf. For more than 10 years she has been working at MotoMax Media now, dedicated to the broad variety of media productions and marketing services we offer our partners in the watch and jewellery business.