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Watchonista Partners with COUTURE for the 2018 Edition of COUTUREtime

What happens in Vegas, gets shared to Watchonista! Read more about this groundbreaking partnership.

By Watchonista

We’re thrilled to announce that we’re joining forces with COUTURE for this year’s COUTUREtime show, taking place May 31-June 4 at Wynn and Encore Las Vegas. This groundbreaking collaboration seeks to unites the watch industry and its enthusiasts during Las Vegas Market Week. Throughout the show, Watchonista will be relaying the very best of COUTUREtime to a dedicated page on and on our social media channels. Rest assured, we have more than a few surprises up our sleeves. It’s Vegas after all!

Since our founding in 2009, Watchonista has expanded to become a digital leader in the watch industry. Our platform is envisioned as the digital hub for all things watches, delivering the latest, and most engaging content across the web and social media. As part of our commitment to sharing the very best of the watch industry to our readers, we’re partnering with COUTUREtime for their 2018 edition. Arguably, the most important watch industry show in the United States.

COUTUREtime 2018 also marks the first annual national gathering for our friends RedBar Group, the popular private watch collectors’ group, which will bring the trade and enthusiasts together to enjoy equal access to the latest watch products and news.

Remarking on the COUTUREtime partnership and event, our US Managing Editor Josh Shanks observed:

“Partnering with COUTUREtime’s 2018 edition is a tremendous opportunity for Watchonista’s worldwide readers to experience one of the most important horological showcases in the United States. We’re very excited join forces with our friends from RedBar Group to help bring exposure and awareness to one of the fastest growing shows in the United States. We hope to see everyone in Las Vegas”

About Watchonista

Watchonista was founded by Alexander Friedman and Marco Gabella in 2009 as a progressive digital platform by and for watch collectors and connoisseurs, at a time before the traditional watch industry fully embraced digital communications. Today, Watchonista has become an international, multi-media hub and a comprehensive database of some of the world’s most fascinating watch brands and products, delivering daily watch-centric content that balances the unbridled passion of watch collectors with a fact-filled journalistic approach.

With offices in Geneva and New York City, Watchonista’s global network and its contributing historians, connoisseurs, and journalists allow the media platform to be responsive and relevant, with a unique voice that appeals to its engaged readers around the world. Follow Watchonista on Instagram @watchonista or online at

About COUTUREtime

COUTUREtime is a luxury timepiece trade event that is taking place May 31-June 3, 2018 at the Encore Las Vegas. COUTUREtime features an extensive selection of the most sought-after heritage brands in the world, as well as innovative, independent timepiece brands. This 4-day event features unparalleled networking opportunities and 5-star amenities.  

COUTUREtime is owned by Emerald Expositions, a leading operator of business-to-business trade shows in the United States. The company currently operates more than 55 trade shows, as well as numerous other face-to-face events. In 2017, Emerald’s events connected over 500,000 global attendees and exhibitors and occupied more than 6.9 million NSF of exhibition space. 

Dates: May 31st- June 3rd
Location: Encore, Las Vegas 3131 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109

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