CHICAGO, IL.- Hindman Auctions
announces the appointment of Sean Johnson as Senior Specialist for the Watch Department. Johnson brings over a decade of experience working at the intersection of pre-owned marketplaces and the watch industry. Through his time working across five continents with distinguished global companies in the watch sector, Johnson brings an international perspective and excellent customer service experience.
Prior to joining Hindman, Johnson was an International Brand Strategist at Billstone, where his work included product development, marketing strategy, luxury trend analysis and building strategic partnerships. Johnson previously served as an Ecommerce Specialist for Jewelry and Watches at Sothebys. He has also collaborated with private-equity-backed luxury startups across Europe, the US, the Middle East and APAC. Johnson was born in Geneva, Switzerland, and is fluent in French, English and Spanish.
We are looking forward to the year ahead with Sean curating our watch auctions to an elevated collector level, shared Hindmans Director of Jewelry & Watches, Sally Klarr. Sean brings vast experience working with international clients and developing watch market business strategy, and we are excited to grow this collecting category for our clients.
Hindman is currently accepting consignments for our April 13th Watches auction. Hindman conducts over 140 auctions annually and appraises thousands of objects every year, in addition to handling major single-owner collections.
Watches at Hindman
Our watch auctions feature vintage and contemporary designs, including tourbillons, annual and perpetual calendars. The sales showcase works from brands such as Rolex, Audemars Piguet, Patek Philippe, A. Lange & Söhne, Omega, Breitling, Hublot, Cartier, Franck Muller, IWC, Panerai, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Vacheron Constantin and many more.