Today we are going to discover the details of a Swiss-made brand watches, which is constantly growing and already considered one of the elite athlete’s favorite watch brand.. its name is: Audemars Piguet .
The commercial promotion of this firm is constantly growin. In order to keep working on their brand expansion, recently signed as brand ambassadors the following three young golfers: Emiliano Grillo, Renato Paratore and Byeong Hun An.
In the football world, the fact that best represents the brand is its collaboration with the forward of the Football Club Barcelona, Leo Messi. It is probably the biggest bet to project the name of the company around the world. Moreover, there are other important football personalities who wear these watches on his wrist such as the Real Madrid's German midfielder Tony Kross, who owns a Royal Oak Offshore of 42 millimeters, distinguishable by the circular shape of the ceramic pushbuttons.
Other renowned athletes like the golfer Sir Nick Faldo, the tennis player Novak Djokovic and the Formula 1 driver Michael Schumacher has collaborated with the brand.
Where does Audemars Piguet come from?
The name of the brand is the fusion of the surnames of its founders Jules Louis Audemars and Edward Auguste Piguet. The brand was created in 1875 in Le Brassus del Vallée de Joux and throughout its history it has created amazing watches and generated a large number of innovations and patents. Nowadays, Audemars Piguet is considered one of the most prestigious firms in the world.
At the present time, Audemars Piguet has a staff of about 1,500 employees and its facilities are divided into the renewed historical manufacture of Le Brassus and two other located in Le Locle and Meyrin.
Before concluding our article we want to stand out that the Audemars Piguet iconic model is the Royal Oak watch, which was launched in 1972 and designed by Gerald Genta; with this piece Audemars Piguet has managed to revolutionize the world of watchmaking.
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