On 18 February2008, Swiss watch brand, Hublot, boldly ushered its first single-brand shop in Asia Pacific region to Plaza 66 of Shanghai. The grand opening ceremony was held at its new shop in the evening of February 18 2008 (Monday) whereas the Private Dinner held at the Bund Ballroom of Hyatt on the Bund in Shanghai at night also received tremendous support from over 100 guests, including glamorous celebrities and socialites such as Mr Donnie Yan, the contemporary action movie star; Mr Darryl O’Young, the young and outstanding race driver as well as Mr David Wu, the famous artiste who even carried out the role as MC on the day of event, adding a touch of glamour on the spot.
Socialites and celebrity guests like Mr Donnie Yan, Mr Darryl O’Young and Mr David Wu enjoyed a relaxing yet glamorous evening. Commenced with the speech by Mr Ricardo Guadalupe, Managing Director of Hublot, it was then followed by the ribbon cutting ceremony by guests of honor and the lion dance, which would definitely shed light to this sparkling event. Situated in the most prosperous business district of Shanghai, Hublot’s new shop is spacious with over 1,000 square feet of retail space. In addition to its attractive location and comfortable shopping environment, it is destined to be a talk-of-the-town focus.
The Private Dinner held at the Bund Ballroom of Hyatt on the Bund in Shanghai created a scene of bustle and excitement. The venue was decorated in all black tone creating an enchanting yet cosy atmosphere for guests to enjoy the mouth-watering dining treats. Subsequent to the speech delivered by Mr Guadalupe, the event reached a climax with the exciting Drumbeats Musical Performance.
Afterwards, there was a fascinating Jazz Performance, followed by a relaxing saxophone performance. In the meantime, guests were also being invited to explore the uniqueness of Hublot Big Bang. The meaning of “Fusion” concept is well-illustrated by Big Bang with the meeting of tradition and future whereas this means putting elements of future into the art of traditional watchmaking. The event was finally concluded successfully in the joy of delight found in the venue.
Hublot’s New Shop in Plaza 66 of Shanghai
Add.: Shop B112, Basement 1, Plaza 66
1266 Nan Jing Xi Road