Swiss watch brand Longines is pleased to welcome 2018 Longines Rising Ski Stars winners (2018 Longines RisingSkiStars) Swiss siblings Melanie and LoicMeillard to the brand’s Somia headquarters.
The pair of Swiss brothers and sisters and world-class skiers, accompanied by Juan-Carlos Capelli, Vice President and International Marketing Director of Longines, had the opportunity to explore the exciting stages of Longines’ production process, and also visited the Longines Museum, which has a long history of the brand.
In recognition of Melanie’s 2018 Longines Skiing Rising Star Award, Longines presented her with a Concas St. Moritz special edition watch (ConquestSt. Moritz). Melanie said wearing her watch: ‘Since we won the Longines Ski Star Cup Award at the end of the last FISAlpineWorldCup, we obviously want to know more about this well-known company deeply rooted in our region. ‘Loic added:’ Now we have finally reached our wish, and the rich history of the brand has impressed us. Like Longines, we are very proud to represent this region internationally. ‘