29 Mar '15, 7pm

My First Grail Watch: Victor Marks

My First Grail Watch: Victor Marks

Welcome back to an original aBlogtoWatch feature, "My First Grail Watch." In this series, we ask prominent people in the watch industry about the first timepiece that they lusted after. Today, we're giving you some insight into what drives one of our team members, Victor Marks , along with some philosophical pondering on "the one that got away." aBlogtoWatch (ABTW) : Who are you, and what is your relationship to the watch industry? Victor Marks: I'm Victor Marks, and I'm a watch aficionado and tinkerer. As a child, I took apart and re-assembled my toys. My parents built the family TV set. I used to make robots from electric typewriter motors. Whatever we wanted, making was an option instead of buying. It's been a family value of ours that we made instead of buying and did all the service work ourselves. When I bought my first car, I bought a set of tools and a shop manual ...

Full article: http://www.ablogtowatch.com/first-grail-watch-victor-marks/

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