Westhampton, NY (July 1, 2009) – TW Steel, the brand of oversized watches, partnered with top retailer London Jewelers to sponsor the annual Hamptons Golf Classic on June 29, 2009 at Hampton Hills Golf & Country Club in Westhampton, New York.
The hosts of this year’s Hamptons Golf Classic were Chris Duhon of the New York Knicks and Justin Tuck of the New York Giants, with Richie Notar of Nobu restaurant’s being the day’s special honoree. The event benefits Duhon’s Stand Tall Foundation, addressing the needs of children through recreation.
TW Steel and London Jewelers hosted a table in the Hampton Hills clubhouse with a selection of TW Steel’s most popular styles from London Jewelers available for order. The table remained a focal point for the 200 event attendees and received constant traffic throughout the day, even resulting in on-the-spot watch sales.
The brands also connected on-course via custom pin flags for each of the eighteen holes. A special highlight to the day was be the closest-to-pin contest at hole five, where the winning golfer was the recipient of one of TW Steel’s coveted TECH watches.
“London Jewelers has supported TW Steel since its U.S. launch last year, and we were thrilled to be able to partner with them at the Hamptons Golf Classic,” says Scott Rosen, of Tempus Group Corporation. Scott Rosen, and his partner, Jay Vullings, are the exclusive distributors of TW Steel in the United States.
The annual Hamptons Golf Classic provides a venue where Hamptons socialites, executives, and entertainment industry personalities can come together to support an important cause. Designed to benefit a great cause and create a fun competition with the spirit of the Hamptons, this charity event is entering its fifth year and has become one of the highlights of the summer season.
TW Steel, short for ‘The Watch in Steel’, is the leading worldwide brand in the market of oversized watches. Sophisticated designs and advanced technology are an integral part of the brand’s philosophy, and the large size of each watch form an essential part TW Steel’s identity. In addition to the newly launched CEO collection, the brand boasts four asset collections: Canteen, Grandeur, Tech, and Goliath, all which feature high quality steel cases and distinguished style, for under $1500. For more information, visit www.twsteel.com.
A Long Island legend for 83 years, London Jewelers offers the world’s foremost designers of fine jewelry, prestigious timepieces and fine giftware. From a dazzling selection of fine jewels to the most exquisite diamonds, the rarest of gemstones and the finest timepieces, London Jewelers is dedicated to the highest standards of excellence, innovation and quality in luxury jewelry and watches. For more information, visit www.londonjewelers.com.