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Launched in 2008, and now based in New York City, PROFESSIONAL WATCHES is a leading publication covering the world of watches, including product launches, expert reviews, buying guides, Baselworld/SIHH trade show coverage and more.

Historically, the term "Professional Watches" was first used by brands such as Rolex in the 1950s to describe watches designed to be utilized in professional situations, such as: diving, flying and exploring.

Today, the site covers a wide range of the best Swiss, German and Japanese mechanical wristwatches. And not just Professional or Sport watches, all types.

Executive Editor - Jason Pitsch is a longtime watch lover who has been writing about and photographing watches on a daily basis since 2008. He has an affection for high quality mechanical timepieces, as well as automobiles, cameras, architecture, and in general anything built with good craftsmanship. The site is a reflection of his views, and provides an expertly curated look at the most important timepieces on the market.

Contributor - Chris Clark is a Colorado based watch collector who owns watches from brands such as Rolex, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Audemars Piguet, IWC and Omega. In addition to watches, Chris likes German cars, Italian motorcycles and a variety of high-end bicycles. Really, anything well made, and technical, is of interest to him. Read his articles here.

Contributor - Angus Davies is a United Kingdom based freelance watch journalist, and the founder of Escapementmagazine.com. He collects Pateks and Langes, to name a few, and is also interested in cars, travel and fine wine. Read his articles here.

CONTACT THE EDITOR AT: info@professionalwatches.com