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Luxury Watch Expert Howard Levitt, Former President and CEO of Tourneau, to Speak at CEO Roundtable Series
June 5 at 5:30 p.m. in FashionOpolis
Luxury watch expert Howard Levitt will be at LIM College on June 5 as part of the ongoing CEO Roundtable speaker series. Dr. Christopher J. Cyphers, LIM College's Executive Vice President, will moderate the 5:30 p.m. discussion with Mr. Levitt.
Mr. Levitt joined Tourneau in 1991 as Chief Financial Officer and went on to attain the positions of Chief Operating Officer, President, and finally President and Chief Executive Officer. Tourneau is a world-class luxury watch retailer and its two flagship retail locations are the world’s largest watch stores.
Under Mr. Levitt's 18 years of leadership, Tourneau transformed from a three-store Mom and Pop retailer to a global force in the watch market, with 50 locations in the USA, China and the Caribbean. Tourneau represents Rolex, Cartier, Pateck Philippe, Breitling, LVMH Brands, Swatch Brands, Richemont Brands, and Fossil Brands.
Mr. Levitt is a recipient of Ernst and Young's Entrepreneur of the Year Award, Manhattan Midsize Business of the Year Award, and a USO Gold Medal. He is a board member and Treasurer of the USO and also founded America's Cause.
This event is open to LIM College MBA and MPS students, faculty, staff and undergraduate Fashion Scholars only.