Introducing | Baume & Mercier “Promesse” Collection

Baume & Mercier launch new ladies’ watch collection: Promesse ~

Baume & Mercier recently announced the release of their brand new ladies watch collection – Promesse. We were fortunate enough to attend the US launch in NYC at Gotham Hall. The entire B&M team was on hand inclduing CEO Mr. Alain Zimmerman and President of Baume & Mercier North America, Mr. Rudy Chavez. Mr. Zimmerman rarely makes appearances at events due to his schedule so this was a rare moment that shows the excitement of the 7th oldest watchmaker in the world.

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Video | Baume & Mercier “Celebrate Dad”

Ahead of Father’s Day Baume & Mercier recently launched their Spring marketing campaign “Celebrate Dad” #celebratedad. The story is told from a son’s point of view paying homage to his father during a celebration dinner. The son reminisces on his time with his father as a child and how much he’s learned and how much time his father took teaching him although its taken him until adulthood relax it.

In their second video following their Christmas campaign, Baume & Mercier again focuses on their core beliefs of family, gifting, and treasuring moments with those you love while the product they provide plays  subtle background role.

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Event | AICI Teleclass ~ The Art of Dressing Men of Color

We will be joining the AICI telecalss series to discuss the world of style for black men.  Black men are known to have their own unique  and descriptive style of dress, but they also have a set of issues which continue to plague men all over the world.

This teleclass is not only for AICI consultants. Anyone interested in learning more about how to market, sell, consult, and inspire black men to achieve their individual and collective style goals can join the discussion.  We hope to see you there.

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Style Advice | Polo ~ How to Ad(dress) It




Commonly referred to as the “sport of kings”, polo originated in India in the 6th century BC.  Initially played by maharajas, princes, sultans and other royalty; the equestrian sport has since become Anglicised and today is an international sport no longer relegated to kings, but is still a preferred athletic pursuit for international luminaries.  Here, we offer a few ways to dress for a proper chukka–or quarter as more commonly understood in Western sport.

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Event | The Black Man Can Institute

The Black Man Can Institute will continue its cross country tour with a stop in Washington DC on Feb 22 at American University.  We’re proud to be a guest speaker at this event hosted by Mr. Brandon Frame founder of the Black Man Can.

Founded in April 2010 The Black Man Can offers a positive contradiction to the prevailing negative images of black men. The Black Man Can helps eradicate stereotypes, fight mindsets, and create a balanced mold by reinforcing the positive black male image. The institute is one day interactive series of workshops focused uplifting, empowering, and inspiring young men of color.

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