Girard-Perregaux rewarded by the Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Genève 2016
High Mechanical Ladies Watches Prize
The Watch Quote™ - November 21st, 2016
The Girard-Perregaux Manufacture is proud to see the work of its watchmakers rewarded by the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève 2016. Indeed, the Manufacture which celebrates its 225th anniversary this year had the honor of seeing its emblematic Three Bridges distinguished twice yesterday during the ceremony in Geneva.
The prestigious Jury awarded the High Mechanical Ladies Watches Prize to the Cat’s Eye Tourbillon with Gold Bridge and the Tourbillon Prize to the famous Esmeralda Tourbillon, reedited this year in tribute to the masterpiece Pocket watch of the Manufacture, already rewarded in 1889 by a gold medal at the Universal Exhibition in Paris.
“It is an honor to be rewarded with two prizes distinguishing our know-how in Haute Horlogerie in both categories Ladies High Mech and Tourbillon with a men’s watch” stated Antonio Calce, CEO of Girard-Perregaux.