Hublot ESTABLISHED IN: 1980 (Carlo Crocco) PRICE: €1,550 – €65,000 A watch recognised by many just because of its oversized watch design. This relatively young company has already established itself in luxury watch universe. After being taken over by LVMH in 2008 the company has signed number of sponsorship deals with famous football clubs. INTERESTING STORY When Formula One CEO Bernie Ecclestone was attacked and had his Hublo watch stolen, the company used the story in its marketing campaign. Showing Bernie’s bruised face the following tagline was used: (click) “See what people will do for a Hublot”.