On April 25, Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen opened its first US Flagship boutique on Madison Avenue in New York City.
IWC celebrated this milestone-the largest boutique of its kind worldwide- with the launch of the Big Pilot’s Watch Edition Muhammad Ali timepiece. The limited edition is a U.S. exclusive of just 250 pieces.
The high-profile event attracted notable guests such as Matthew Fox, Eric Dane, Patrick Dempsey, Adriana Lima, Karolina Kurkova, Eric Dane, Channing Tatum, Patrick Dempsey and former boxing heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield.
The event, held inside the impressive 3,000 square feet space also featured an exhibition of the work of famed photographer Howard Bingham, a lifetime friend of Muhammad Ali, who recorded Ali’s career on camera.
IWC Big Pilot's Watch Edition Muhammad Ali timepiece
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Evander Holyfield, Larry Holmes
Channing Tatum, Chris Hemsworth, Joe Manganiello