I’ve to confess, manufacturers getting on the market and creating new podcasts and video collection will not be one thing I had on my bingo card, however they’re positively on the market. So, when you’re carried out listening to the newest episode of the HourTime Podcast – solely barely much less irreverent than Two Broke Watch Snobs – you may head on over to the Bulova channel on YouTube to take a look at their new Collectors Series.
What’s in retailer? Well, it’s a video collection, so let’s take a look at their introduction:
It needs to be an fascinating watch, and there are 5 episodes – after the introduction – already on the market of the ten which can be deliberate. Here’s a full rundown of what they hope to do with the collection, in addition to the visitor checklist, together with various names we right here at WWR are fairly blissful to see included:
The 10-episode video collection traces the historical past and key moments of the model, but additionally touches on the newest on the earth of watches, media, expertise, aviation and music. The host, Michael Benavente, Bulova’s U.S. Managing Director and 30-year veteran of the watch trade is a flexible, enthusiastic and educated conversationalist. The company vary from prime collectors of Bulova watches, similar to Richard Callamaras and Stephen Ollman, to consultants in numerous fields the place the model had and generally nonetheless has a number one position. They embrace former NASA Launch Director and Director of Shuttle Processing, Bob Sieck, who explains Bulova’s key half in each the Gemini and Apollo house missions, Nile Rodgers who shares his personal private connection to Bulova and explores Bulova in music and American historical past, David Graver, Editor in Chief of Cool Hunting, who speaks about Bulova pioneering the promoting world and in addition contextualizes advertising in immediately’s watch world, in addition to Barbara Palumbo who speaks concerning the model’s position in selling equal rights, equal pay and its early understanding for the reason that roaring 20s of feminine timepieces and the position of ladies within the usually male dominated watch world. An in depth checklist of company could be discovered under.
Richard Callamaras, Watch Collector
Stephen Ollman, Watch Collector
Carl Rosen, Historian
Bob Sieck, former Launch Director and Director of Shuttle Processing, NASA
David Graver, Editor in Chief, Cool Hunting
Nile Rodgers, a number of GRAMMY-winning composer, producer, arranger and guitarist
Barbara Palumbo, Watch Journalist
Jason Heaton, Watch Journalist
Jack Forster, Editor in Chief, HODINKEE
Roberta Naas, Watch Journalist
Sam Cannan, Chairman, Veterans Watchmaker Initiative
Check out all of the episodes as they’re launched over on the official Bulova YouTube channel.
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