Chitralekha Group will kick off its second edition of Watch World Awards 2011. The most respected publication in the field of horology, Watch World, will hold the second edition of Watch World Awards in Greater Noida at Jaypee Greens Golf Resort and Spa on September 24, 2011.
The night promises to be an evening to remember with a priceless exhibition of exquisite watches & jewellery. The guests can enjoy a game of golf at the sprawling golf course, one of the best in India.
The awards have surpassed the high standards set last year. This year the Awards received 40% more entries, 30% increase in nominations and 9 new participating brands.
Global brands like Harry Winston, Zenith, Baume & Mercier, Carl F. Bucherer, Ulysse Nardin, TAG Heuer, Greubel & Forsey, Breitling, Hublot, Girard-Perregaux, Corum, Montblanc, Parmigiani, Romain Jerome, Seiko, Citizen, Swarovski, GC, Titan, Chronotech will participate in the awards.
Commenting on the occasion, Chitralekha's President and Publisher, Mitrajit Bhattacharya Mitrajit Bhattacharya says, "With participation of international brands with their latest global launches, Watch World Award is an international award coming from India's premier watch magazine. An event made possible, thanks to whole hearted participation by leading and iconic brands and a jury comprising the best from the world of horology, fashion, sports, aesthetics and design."
Jury member, Antoine Simonin, on his second visit to India to judge the awards says "I am honoured to be a part of the jury once again. There has been an exponential increase in the brands and quality of nominations this year. Seeing the response of global brands in the second year, Watch World Award has made a mark for itself in a very short span."
The coveted awards cover eleven product categories and six marketing categories like Jewellery Watch of the Year, Value for Money Watch of the Year and Best In-store Merchandise.
There will also be one mega award - 'Watch of the Year'.