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A Collector Talks About His Omega Seamaster Ploprof

HomeInterviewsA Collector Talks About His Omega Seamaster Ploprof InterviewsOmegaA Collector Talks About His Omega Seamaster Ploprof How he started with a vintage Ploprof and ended up with a modern one by Robert-Jan Broer May 22, 2020 MIN READA Collector Talks About His Omega Seamaster PloprofI have a weak spot for the Seamaster Ploprof, and last year I purchased the steel 1200M version. Although Omega still lists the steel Ploprof on their website, it is out of production since last year. I enjoy the watch a lot and noticed that I am not alone.
On Instagram, I got in touch with a fellow owner of the Seamaster Ploprof 1200M. I can’t remember exactly when I started to follow him, but I was triggered by his Instagram account name “Ploprof_guy”. He doesn’t have a very big account, but his pictures intrigued me. Besides his modern Omega Seamaster Ploprof 1200M, he also showed old black and white pictures of his father in Lebanon during the war in 1982. I reached out to him and asked him ab..

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Haute Time Talks Portugiesers And Pandemic With IWC CEO Christoph Grainger-Herr

The fact that Watches & Wonders was canceled this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic didn't stop IWC from going fully digital and launch a wide variety of new models in the Portugieser collection. Among them are a new perpetual calendar, the stunning Portugieser Tourbillon Rétrograde Chronograph, and a revamped Portugieser Yacht Timer with the innovative version among them moon phase and tide indicator. Haute Time talks with IWC CEO Christoph Grainger-Herr to hear his insights about the Portugieser and how to steer the company through these challenging times. READ MORE
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Haute Time Talks About The Latest Watches With Watches of Switzerland’s Executive VP David Hurley

Haute Time had the privilege of talking with David Hurley, Executive Vice-President of Watches of Switzerland, as he gives us a candid insight into some of his favorites among the recent introductions; READ MORE
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Watch: A. Lange & Söhne CEO Wilhelm Schmid Talks About New Releases And Digital Shift In Watch Industry

A. Lange & Söhne CEO Wilhelm Schmid joined Haute Time in the latest edition of “Talking Time” for a conversation on the importance of time, the digital shift in the watch world, and the brand's latest releases. READ MORE
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Haute Time Talks About Success Factors With Hublot CEO Ricardo Guadalupe

What has been only a short few weeks looks almost like another lifetime, when we were able to sit down with Ricardo Guadalupe, CEO of Hublot, to talk about the success factors of the brand. At the time, increased tensions between Iran and other parties in the region seemed to be the biggest fear, but little did we know that soon the Covid-19 pandemic would rule our daily lives and made the LVMH Watch Week the only fair that has been taken place this year so far. Nevertheless, was it a more than an interesting conversation in which he shared freely his insights in what makes Hublot such a success story. READ MORE
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FRASER Yachts CEO Raphael Sauleau Talks Green Yachting And Industry Trends

Leading the way in the luxury yachting industry is Raphael Sauleau CEO of FRASER Yachts. We talk to him about green yachting and trends. READ MORE
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Spending Time Returns As Biweekly Podcast, Ep. 50 Talks Effects Of Coronavirus On Watch Industry

After an extended hiatus, the Spending Time podcast has returned to aBlogtoWatch with new episodes. New episodes will be available for listening on the first and third Tuesday of each month, covering a wide variety of topics, from current events in the watch industry to advice for new collectors, deep discussions on iconic timepieces, and much more.
The podcast has relaunched with episode 50, now available for listening, with aBlogtoWatch founder Ariel Adams and Editorial Director David Bredan discussing the ongoing effects of the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak on the trade show landscape for 2020. Episode 50 and future episodes of the Spending Time podcast will be available for listening through aBlogtoWatch’s YouTube page and podcast service Blubrry.
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Haute Time Talks With Zenith CEO Julien Tornare About (Re)Building Brands

Brands are not only about the watches that they produce but also about the people behind them. From marketing specialists, boutique managers, and watchmakers, to the CEO, all leave their mark on the brand they work for. We had the opportunity to sit down with Julien Tornare, the energetic and down-to-earth CEO of Zenith, for who the watchmaking industry doesn't hold any secrets anymore. With him, we talked about building brands, and what makes Zenith so unique among its peers. READ MORE
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