Julien Tornare, CEO of ZENITH Watches, joined Alon Ben Joseph of Ace Jewelers on September 8, 2020 during season one. You can watch the episode here: S01E05.
Julien and Alon had such fun the first time around, that Alon re-invited Julien to come back on the show and he is the first guest of season two of The Ace List Live. During this live session Julien will take-off where the gentlemen left off things. And, also present the novelties the manufacture in Le Locle, Switzerland will produce in 2021.
The Ace List – Live with Paolo Re of Recarlo Jewelry – S01E23
Paolo Re is the CEO of RECARLO, an Italian jewelry brand that is renowned out for its timeless diamond jewelry. Ace Jewelers is proud to have become their first retailers in the Netherlands. The session will be led by Alon Ben Joseph and our aim is to learn more about the charming brand and what makes them sparkle.
The Ace List – Live with Martina Etti of NOMOS Glashutte – S01E22
It is not a secret that we are huge fans of German watch brand NOMOS Glashutte. We have had the honor to make five collab editions with them. Martina Etti, Head of International Sales of NOMOS Glashutte sat down with Alon Ben Joseph of Ace Jewelers and discuss what makes the German watchmaking town Glashutte so special. And, obviously we will discuss what makes both the design and quality of NOMOS Glashutte so unique.
The Ace List – Live with Ariel Adams of aBlogtoWatch – S01E21
Ariel Adams founded aBlogtoWatch in 2007 as a means of sharing his passion. Since then, according to ABTW, it has become the highest trafficked blog on wristwatches. Based from California, United States Ariel and his team do not solely focus on the high-end segment of watchmaking, but have a democratic approach and cover the full spectrum of watches out there. Ariel sat down with Alon Ben Joseph of Ace Jewelers to discuss the current state of the industry, predict trends for the coming year and talk about their shared passion for independent and micro watch brands.
The Ace List – Live with Caroline Gaspard of AKILLIS – S01E20
Caroline Gaspard is the founder and creative force of French fine jewelry brand AKILLIS. The Parisian AKILLIS has a total view on high-end jewelry and their own style. During the session with Alon Ben Joseph of Ace Jewelers they will explore the creating of the explosive “Bang Bang” collection, but also the fun “Puzzle” collection, the elegant “Python” collection, the captive “Capture Moi” collection and the all new “Tattoo” collection that is equally designed for men as women.
Bhanu Chopra is an avid watch blogger, collector, and flieger/pilot watch enthusiast. He is the resident “flieger expert” for the online watch magazine Quill & Pad. He has a great passion for German watchmaking and pilot watches since 2005 and writes for FliegerFriday.com. Bhanu joined Alon Ben Joseph of Ace Jewelers to talk about collecting watches, zoom in on historical and modern pilot watches and also talk about what makes Glashutte in Germany so special.
The Ace List – Live Xavier Ligero of Longines – S01E18
Xavier Ligero, Head of Product Development of Longines, sits down virtually with Alon Ben Joseph of Ace Jewelers to talk about producing and the process of designing Longines watches, the all new Spirit collection, the history and evolution of Longines.
The Ace List – Live Laura Bicego of NANIS Jewels – S01E16
Laura Bicego is the founder of fine jewelry brand NANIS. She is also the creative force behind all the designs. NANIS has a clear design code which is a strong focus on satin finished yellow gold often combined with colorful gemstones. During this session Alon Ben Joseph of Ace Jewelers they took a deep dive into where Laura finds inspiration. Especially as they come up with dozens of new and innovative designs each year.
The Ace List – Live Fred Mandelbaum, Vintage Watch Collector – S01E15
Fred Mandelbaum is a tech entrepreneur with a big passion for chronograph wristwatches. He is also known to have one of the biggest private collections of vintage Breitling watches. The passion is shared with Alon Ben Joseph of Ace Jewelers and during this live session they talked about vintage watches, the art of collecting and what makes Breitling so special.