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India’s first Watch Awards

July 14, 2010

Luxury watch brands give thumbs up to Watch World Awards

With entries from the famed Swiss brands like Cartier, Panerai, Bvlgari, Harry Winston, Ulysse Nardin, Parmigiani, Hublot, Breitling, Girrad Perregaux to name a few contesting for the maiden “AU Finja Watch World Award 2010” the stage is set for the Indian subcontinent’s first watch awards. The event instituted  by Watch World, India’s leading watch magazine, presents the maiden “AU Finja Watch World Award 2010”, rewards excellence in horology in order to recognize and reward the outstanding work in various departments of watch making and its marketing efforts.

From the “complicated watch of the Year” to “Best Concept Watch of the Year”; from “watch with artistic excellence” to “watch with best design”; from “best boutique” to “best marketing campaign on TV” the “AU Finja Watch World Award 2010” includes 13 product awards and six marketing and merchandising awards.

The jury for the Awards comprises of  Antoine Simonin, Swiss master watchmaker, teacher and author; Chhaya Momaya, grooming expert and socialite; Rohit Bal, leading fashion and product designer; and Padma Bhushan Michael Ferreira, four times World’s Billiards Champion and an ace luxury watch collector.

The award ceremony will be held on August 25 at Surajkund Lake Complex, Claridges Hotel, Delhi.