Unveil the historic ‘MAHATMA GANDHI’ pocket watch series for the very first time in India.
On November 13th, 2014, it was nothing short of celebration time from 7 to 10 p.m. at Mumbai renowned Rose The Watch Bar when Aldo Magada, CEO Zenith Swiss Watch Manufacture & Biren Vaidya, MD of The Rose Group together unveiled and showcased the Historic ‘Mahatma Gandhi’ Pocket Watch Series for the first ever time in India. The Historic Pocket Watch Series was one rare object cherished by one of the great spiritual leaders of our time: Mahatma Gandhi and one of the only two remaining examples of this legendary pocket watch in the world. The Pocket Watch was specially brought down to India for the launch of Zenith watches at India’s premier Luxury Haute Horology retail destination, Rose The Watch Bar. Speaking on the occasion stated Aldo Magada, CEO Zenith: “Zenith has long and treasured history in Swiss Watch Manufacture and is proud to have been chosen as the companion by one of world’s greatest humans and a humanitarian, who not only cherished it as a timekeeper but also as a functional companion in its (then) unique Alarm function” adding that “we are happy to announce that Rose The Watch Bar is Exclusive Brand partner of Zenith in Mumbai”. On the other hand Mr. Biren Vaidya, MD The Rose Group said: “We are deeply honoured to present to our patrons this historic timepiece that has accompanied Shri Mahatma Gandhiji along the formation of our great country and also proud to host Zenith at Rose The Watch Bar exclusively.” At the exclusive private event, which included some of the store’s elite customers, the special invitees were also joined by Mrs. Sheetal Vaidya, Director – Sales & Retail, as well as the distributor of Zenith – Mr. Jonathan P. Stalder, of Luxury Time Limited. The fun-filled evening was further coloured with a fine spread of cocktails and mouth-watering snacks, which the guests thoroughly enjoyed Rose The Watch Bar.
Published in Tradepost, December 2014