11 Oct Ermenegildo Zegna Watches available in 2011
Gildo Zegna, CEO of the Zegna Group and Gino Macaluso, President of Sowind Group, which owns Girard-Perregaux and JeanRichard announced a partnership agreement for the design and manufacture of watches Ermenegildo Zegna.
“After the success of the watch in a limited edition for our centenary, developed in collaboration with Girard-Perregaux the next logical step was to consolidate the partnership and launch a new initiative,” said Gildo Zegna. “Our idea is to create a collection of watches designed especially to reflect the values dear to our brand and is manufactured with the savoir-faire of haute horlogerie Swiss made”.
“This agreement – says Gino Macaluso, President of Sowind Group – is to be regarded as an interesting story of two families who made the commitment and work ethic of his philosophy of life, and who wish to travel together in full compliance with its own identity, a new course mutually stimulating. I am sure that our side will be a great learning experience: the world of fashion, and especially the immense value quality and style of Italian expertise, it may well merge in the unity Swiss watchmaking excellence. ”