The Jazz at Lincoln Center Youth Orchestra Tunes Up for Inaugural Season with Movado as Lead Sponsor

Movado has partnered to serve as the lead sponsor for the Jazz at Lincoln Center Youth Orchestra Inaugural Season which includes two performances at world-renowned Carnegie Hall March 23, 2014.

To celebrate their mutual collaboration Movado hosted a private affair at the Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola in New York City January 14, where the talented Jazz at Lincoln Center Youth Orchestra, a 17-member big band consisting of high school students, made their initial debut performance with Movado’s brand ambassador Wynton Marsalis.

Wynton Marsalis performing on stage with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Youth Orchestra.

Mary Leach, Movado Group, Inc. Chief Marketing Officer expressed excitement about the sponsored initiative with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Youth Orchestra, Wynton Marsalis involvement in support of the arts and his active role supporting the musical performance of the talented youth orchestra.

Wynton Marsalis is serving as the Managing and Artistic Director overseeing the youth orchestra’s musical education along with members of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and Vincent Gardner, Director of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Youth Orchestra. This dynamic trio is working with the students in rehearsals familiarizing them with big band repertoire and performance techniques in time for five additional concerts in their first season, including their two performances at Carnegie Hall where the youth orchestra will perform Duke Ellington’s music.

Movado is known for its association with the performing arts and innovative Modernism designs, an integral part of its established branding for 132 years. Movado has been a key supporter of the Jazz at Lincoln Center, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and the New York City Ballet. Other supported performing arts on Movado’s vitae include Ballet Pacifica, the Cooper Hewitt, The Joffrey Ballet, Miami City Ballet, Miami International Film Festival, and the National Design Museum.

Movado Group, Inc. manufactures design brands HUGO BOSS, Coach, Concord, Ebel, ESQ Movado, Tommy Hilfiger, Juicy Couture, Lacoste, Movado, and Scuderia Ferrari brand watches worldwide.

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Movado Donates $50 for each sale of Special Edition BOLD

Movado has produced a Special Edition BOLD watch specifically designed to help support the Breast Cancer Research Foundation in its fight against breast cancer.

Movado Bold Watch for Breast Cancer Awareness

Movado, known for its minimalist dial timepieces, has been making quite a distinctive statement with its BOLD watches. Now there is a Special Edition Movado BOLD watch that supports both the work and efforts of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Movado Special Edition BOLD watch presentation makes a vibrant berry colored statement that translates into $50 donations from each of its sale to support the heart of an on-going war against breast cancer.

Movado BOLD for BCRF watch showcases with Movado’s classic minimalist black dial and a grey inner bezel that is accented with a Swarovski® berry-pink crystal-set element dot at 12 o’clock. It features a 36 mm mid-sized grey ion-plated stainless steel case with matching grey mirror-finished bezel all of which is protected by a K1 crystal and Swiss quartz movement. The case back proudly displays the signature Breast Cancer awareness ribbon and includes the following engraved details:  Water Resistant and, Limited Edition. It also sports a grey calfskin leather strap accented with berry top stitching and a berry colored lining.  (Model: 3600105)

The Breast Cancer Research Foundation commits 91 cents of every dollar towards breast research and cancer awareness programs, with 5 cents attributed towards fundraising and 4 cents towards administration. BCRF mission is to find a cure for breast cancer in our lifetime by funding efforts that are critical for its innovative clinical and translational research at top-notched medical center around the world. Last year BCRF experienced the loss of its Founder Evelyn H. Lauder due to complication of non-genetic ovarian cancer on November 2011.

According to Breast Cancer dot org: “About 1 in 8 U.S. Women (just under 12%) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime.” About 1 in 10 men are subject to become victims of breast cancer due to mutations of the BRCA1 (BReast CAncer gene one) and BRCA2 (BReast CAncer gene two) genes.

In light of such alarming breast cancer numbers impacting so many lives it is understandable to see why Movado has partnered with the Breast Cancer Research Foundation to contribute $50 donations from the sales of its Special Edition BOLD watch to help support and combat such an insidious disease. You too can support this fight by purchasing a Special Edition Movado BOLD watch and by wearing your symbolic Breast Cancer ribbon timepiece. Live BOLD and make a statement with a Special Edition Movado BOLD BRCF watch.

movado series 800

Movado watch is the first ever watch face selected as part of the permanent collection at New York’s Museum of Modern Art. Movado is known for its watches that have sleek features and clean lines. The watches in its collection have the signature dot at 12, which symbolizes the sun at high noon. In 2006, Movado introduced Series 800, a collection of sports watches and chronographs for men and women. The watches come in solid and two-tone Performance Steel cases. These fine Swiss quartz and automatic sport timepieces come in various styles and features to suit different tastes. Celebrities such as Derek Jeter and Tom Brady have been seen sporting the Series 800 Sub Sea and are ambassadors of this collection. The prices for these watches vary depending on model and style of watch.

The Series 800 has men’s, women’s, and unisex watches. One of these men’s watches is the Series 800 Stainless Steel Chronograph. This 44 millimeters wide watch comes in a polished and brushed stainless steel case. It has a matching stainless steel and rubber rotating divers bezel. This case is water resistant to 20 ATM or 200 meters. Inside this case is Swiss quartz movement that powers the watch. The dial is a beautiful black with wave pattern that makes silverstone, luminsescent hour and minute hands prominent. The luminescent indices are easily legible. The subdials of the chronograph include a 30 minute register, central second register, 1/10th second register, and small seconds. A small date window can be seen at the 4 o’clock position. The dial is covered with scratch-resistant sapphire crystal. The watch has a beautiful bracelet with clasp.

A women’s model of the Series 800 is the Stainless Steel Swiss quartz watch. This diamond-accented-watch is a beautiful accessory one can wear to a formal occasion or to a laid back event. The watch has a round case made from performance steel that has great durability and strength. This case is water resistant up to 200 meters. The bezel is completely adorned with with diamonds. This nicely complements the white mother-of-pearl dial that has 11 white diamonds as hour markers. The hour, minute and seconds hands are luminous silver. The dial is covered sapphire glass crystal that is scratch resistant. This beautiful watch is completed by a stainless steel bracelet.

These watches include the classic dot at the 12 o’clock position of Movado timepieces. The Movado Series 800 is a stylish and precise watch that is sure to delight men and women. They are functional, high quality watches.

movado Bold Jackets

Movado vogues down the watch fashion runway with innovative Bold Jackets specially designed for the Movado BOLD 42MM watch.

Movado the watch leader that gave a face to the minimalist watch dial has innovatively re-dressed its Movado BOLD 42MM Watch with, of all things – jackets! That’s right, jackets, and not just any jackets mind you – BOLD Jackets! As if the minimalist look was not enough now there are bold jackets to dress it up with a new fresh look.

Movado designed these fun watch case jackets to add excitement to the already fashionable Movado Bold 42MM watch. Because as Movado so stylishly put it, “Change is good,” and there are a multitude of fashionable jackets to select from and change into.

These eye stunning jackets are made of a super-tough polycarbonate material and lined with a soft purple silicone to ensure a snug and secure fit. Movado Bold Jackets are available in a spectrum of lively colors, prints and there are even some with cool graphic shapes. The Bold Jacket accessories are as follows:

White (Model 3670001)
Black (Model 3670002)
Gold-toned (Model 3670003)
Rose gold-toned (Model 3670004)
Silver-toned (Model 3670005)
Cobalt Blue (Model 3670006)
Fushia (Model 3670007)
Lime Green (Model 3670008)
Cobalt blue/green camouflage (Model 3670009)
Fushia/orange camouflage (Model 3670010)
Brown/black leopard (Model 3670011)
Black/white snow leopard (Model 3670012)
Black/white skulls (Model 3670013)
Cobalt blue/lime skulls (Model 3670014)
Pink/berry hearts (Model 3670015)
White/red hearts (Model 3670016)

So make everyday an exciting fun-filled day not only for your wardrobe and but your watch too! After all, everyone and everything wants to look boldly fabulous darling, and now watch cases are making fashion statements too! Bold fashion statements that is.

Movado Bold Jackets are only $25.00 for each fashionable jacket, so be generous and treat your Movado Bold 42MM watch case to at four tantalizing jackets, because Movado want to dress you and your watch up. And it’s okay to vogue while you’re walking down the runway as you showcase your new Movado Bold Jacket.

Ferrari Picks Movado for 2013 Watch Line

Movado has landed the honor of designing, producing and marketing a new watch line for Ferrari S.p.A., the iconic sports car manufacturer and race team. The agreement is a multi-year, worldwide license that will give Ferrari and Scuderia Ferrari brand a new partner and new outlets for distribution.

Ferrari chose to end their relationship with their previous partner, Panerai, in the hopes that the Movado Group will reach a wider audience with their more affordable luxury watches. Ferrari intends for the Scuderia Ferrari watch line to be more accessible by the general public which Movado should be able to help accommodate. Movado will use their wholesale distribution outlets to market the watches globally, as well as Ferrari stores and the Ferrari online store. The watches will also peak at $2,000 which is a dramatic decrease from the prior watch line.

Chief Executive and Chairman, Efraim Grinberg, of Movado Group, Inc. announced that the “Ferrari Formula 1 cars and Ferrari Road cars will provide great inspiration” to their design group. The watch collection is expected to include captivating, recognizable designs combined with the high quality expertise and skill that is part of Movado’s reputation. Grinberg stated that Movado “looks forward to collaborating with them to design an innovation collection and to satisfy the requests of Ferrari enthusiasts” all around the globe.

Movado has a history of partnering with well-known brands to create elegant and stylish watches. Founded in 1881, the Swiss company has formed a solid reputation as one of the world’s leading watchmakers and has earned 200 international awards for their watch design and time technology. Brands such as Tommy Hilfiger, Coach, ESQ, Lacoste, Ebel and Hugo Boss have learned that a partnership with Movado Group is a sure and successful method of broadening their accessory line.

What should fans expect? The new watch line will, no doubt, be of expert craftsmanship and innovative technology with an elegant design and distinction. With the inspiration of cars that reek of speed, grace and beauty, the partnership of Movado and Ferrari is sure to produce outstanding timepieces that will have fans eagerly waiting the unveiling next year.

When should we expect to see the new Movado-Scuderia Ferrari watch line? It was announced that the collection will be ready for launch at the 2013 Annual Watch & Jewelry Fair which is held in Basel, Switzerland in March of every year. The wait is sure to keep watch aficionados counting the days.