Haute Secrets Los Angeles: John Simonian

Haute Secrets Los Angeles

NAME:  John Simonian

Stats: Born in Lebanon, this watch aficionado has called Los Angeles home for 24 years.

Favorite LA locale: Santa Monica Beach

Time is of the essence for John Simonian. The owner of Westime, the distinguished retail destination specializing in extraordinary timepieces, has been in the watch business all of his life. Simonian grew up in Beirut, Lebanon, but has been living in Los Angeles for almost 24 years. He learned the business working with watchmakers in Switzerland and from his father and uncle who were also involved in the watch making business. The proud businessman and father has recently brought his own son into the Westime team as well. Simonian has two boutiques open in Los Angeles, including one on Beverly Hills’ famous Rodeo Drive.

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