- 11 Feb 2004
- IOC News
Olympic Museum in Lausanne:Live Link with The State Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg
Nicolas G. Hayek, CEO of Montres Breguet SA, a specialist Swiss watch brand, was at the Olympic Museum for a press conference organised with the State Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg.
Long friendship and excellent relationship
At the end of the press conference, the Chairman of the Board of the Swatch Group was praised by Francis Gabet, Olympic Museum Director. Nicolas Hayek mentioned the long friendship and excellent relationship which has linked Swatch and the Olympic Museum for many years.
Swatch Group: IOC TOP sponsor
Relations between the IOC and the Swatch Group, chaired by Mr Hayek, go back to the 1932 Los Angeles Games and continue to the present day with the development and use of the most advanced technologies in results services and timing. Since 2003, the Swatch Group has been one of the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s TOP sponsors.
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