Geneva, Switzerland – Celebrated couture watch maker Montres DeWitt has hired longtime Harry Winston executive Jon Omer as it seeks to expand its North American presence.
Commenting on the decision to bring on Omer to lead its efforts in North America, DeWitt Chief Executive Nathalie Veysset, noted, “Having Jon Omer in our team is a very important step forward for our company. Jon is a great professional with an impressive track record. His profound understanding of the North American market will most definitely help us serve our clients even better. Jon’s perception and love of fine watchmaking matches perfectly with the DeWitt philosophy and our extremely high quality standards. He will play a crucial role in the development and strengthening of the brand.”
According to a written statement received by Elite Traveler, Omer commented, “It is with great pleasure that I have accepted the invitation to join the DeWitt watch family. In these exciting times in world of luxury goods, the buyers today are looking for uniqueness, brand integrity, and lasting value in the products they buy and the DeWitt brand is all about these qualities. Its commitment to uniqueness and quality provides the values that resonate with the watch connoisseur who is looking for the very best. I look forward to working with the DeWitt team to build an even greater awareness of their marvellous watches in the exciting North American market”.
The company said the move should be seen that “DeWitt therefore intends to firmly establish the notoriety of its Brand throughout North America, Mexico and the Caribbean region.”