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Daniël Reintjes: CEO & Creative Director of Christiaan van der Klaauw

Daniel Reintjes: CEO & Creative Director of Christiaan van der Klaauw
Say ‘astronomy’ and you say, in the same breath, ‘Christiaan van der Klaauw Astronomical Watches’. With the 2014 introduction of the Midnight Planétarium Poetic Complication, in conjunction with the prestigious Van Cleef & Arpels, the maison once again found itself in the international spotlight. Time for an interview with CEO & Creative Director Daniël Reintjes.
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Interview with Armin Strom CEO Serge Michel

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From the workshop to the boardroom. The father of Serge Michel started as a customer of watchmaker Armin Strom. During his visits to the shop and the studio in the Swiss town of Burgdorf the father invariably brought along his son and slowly but surely Serge became mesmerised by the - mostly skeletonised - creations. When Strom retired he asked Michel to take over the business.
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Cycling with IWC ambassador Fabian Cancellara

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A time trial cyclist is chased by time. During his 16-year career Swiss cyclist Fabian Cancellara (35) was so dominant in this taxing part of the sport that it appeared time couldn't get a grip on him. This year he concluded his career with a second Olympic gold medal. “This is a stand-alone victory that can't be compared to anything else”, says the cycling legend during an exclusive bike ride around his native city of Bern.
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Montblanc’s mighty watch men: Ambassador Hugh Jackman

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From idea to watch. This realisation is a process in which the CEO, the Watch Division Director, the Creative Director and the Ambassador step onto the stage and play a leading role with devotion, dedication and love. These past four years a lot has happened and changed at Montblanc when it comes to watches. 0024 WatchWorld talked to four initiators of these changes. In this fourth and last episode: Ambassador Hugh Jackman
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Bronze tribute: Oris Carl Brashear Limited Edition

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During BaselWorld Oris presented the maison’s first bronze diver’s watch: the Carl Brashear Limited Edition. The watch, based on the Oris Divers Sixty-Five, commemorates a man who overcame racial discrimination and, later in his career, a physical handicap as well. We are talking about Carl Brashear (1931 – 2006), the first African-American Master Diver of the American Navy. We talked to his son Phillip about the legacy of his father.
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Montblanc’s mighty watch men: Watch Division Director Davide Cerrato

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From idea to watch. This realisation is a process in which the CEO, the Watch Division Director, the Creative Director and the Ambassador step onto the stage and play a leading role with devotion, dedication and love. These past four years a lot has happened and changed at Montblanc when it comes to watches. 0024 WatchWorld talked to four initiators of these changes. In this episodes: Watch Division Director Davide Cerrato
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Montblanc’s mighty watch men: CEO Jerôme Lambert

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From idea to watch. This realisation is a process in which the CEO, the Watch Division Director, the Creative Director and the Ambassador step onto the stage and play a leading role with devotion, dedication and love. These past four years a lot has happened and changed at Montblanc when it comes to watches. 0024 WatchWorld talked to four initiators of these changes. In this first of four episodes: CEO Jerôme Lambert.
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Interview with Bulgari designer Fabrizio Buonamassa

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This year the Bulgari Roma is celebrating its 40th birthday with, among other things, the Roma Finissimo, Bulgari Roma Tourbillon Finissimo, Bulgari Solotempo and Bulgari Roma Tubogas anniversary models. 0024 focuses on the anniversary by means of an interview with Bulgari’s Chief Watch Designer, Fabrizio Buonamassa.
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