Anyone—with the right budget, that is—can walk into a retail shop and buy a luxury watch. But for that rare or vintage timepiece, there’s Swiss Luxe, a luxury watch exchange that celebrates its fourth anniversary this month. Cofounded by Atlantans Alim Bolton and Tyler Gardner, Swiss Luxe connects buyers and sellers of high-end brands through its website (local clients can make appointments at its Buckhead office). Offerings range from a $1,000 stainless steel TAG Heuer to a $49,000 rose gold Audemars (above) Piguet to a $163,000 white gold Patek Philippe. “We’re the ones people come to for the impossible to find,” Bolton says.
This article originally appeared in our August 2015 issue.