We become what we think. Breitling SA is a traditional company founded in 1884. The brand which celebrated its 125th anniversary in the year 2009 would have never reached its 100thwithout determination and will power to work. The company completely suspended its services in the year 1978 after laying off 25 workers. The reason was the serious illness of the company’s leader.
Breitling SA watches are the only watches in the world equipped with chronometer-certified movement. By the year 1892, the company was in full formation with around 60 employees. The founder of the company, Leon Breitling died in 1914. His son Gaston Breitling took over the business and set the company on the road to success with single-minded determination. He started to focus on aviation and chronographs.