To celebrate our 3rd anniversary and expand our growing affiliate and ambassador network this month, Sangamon Watches is seeking anyone who has social media presence (such as YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter), blog or website to monetize their traffic and earn great commissions with the least efforts, at the same time, customers will enjoy discount on our products. Local content creators are welcome! Please sign up at Sangamon Watches: Brand Ambassadors and Affiliate Programs!
We are also looking for local folks in Springfield Illinois to be our watch models, please contact us at SangamonWatches@yahoo.com.
Memorial Day is around the corner! It is the day celebrated in honor of all those who kept the faith and fought for it till the last breath. Let us remember and thank them all. If you are looking for a perfect gift for loved ones, Omaha Beach Collection will help you make an easy and quick choice. Please browse Sangamon Watches’ special online sale event through June 2 at http://www.SangamonWatches.com. FREE UPS shipping within the USA. Please apply our special discount code: memorial35 at the final checkout.
Grand Expedition Collection is inspired by the historic adventure of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. The engraved backside of the watch showcases the voyage of discovery by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark in the new frontier. This diver watch collection is a limited edition model of only 150 watches designed and produced by Sangamon Watch Company in Springfield IL. Due to the pandemic, the supply of watch movements and production have been delayed, we are expecting final production to be completed in late March. Sign up the pre-sale list today!
Sangamon Watches is on the Producer Mark’s Chit Show live from Chicago today, click to watch!
Event Notice: After almost two years social isolation due to the Pandemic, we are hosting 2022 Microbrand Watch Business Open Forum & Networking Event on January 29! This is the first Zoom business networking conference for microbrand watch owners and other stakeholders in the new year. If you are a microbrand watch brand owner/operator, brand startups, microbrand watch media promoter, and industry stakeholders, this event is for you. This is an OPEN FORUM, everyone is encouraged and welcome to share their experiences, knowledge and expertise in the discussion. Register at http://microbrandforum2022.eventbrite.com
Mr. Brian Su, co-founder of Sangamon Watch Company, spoke with Ms. Beatrice Bonner of NPR Illinois 91.9 UIS about the history of Illinois watch making and the watch collections sold at Sangamon Watches, which draw inspiration from American history. You can listen to the interview by click here.
UIS Today magazine (winter edition) recently published a story of founders of Sangamon Watch Co., you can click to read the Class Notes Profile – Watch Men
Mr. Su has been on the evening shows of WMAY in November and December, also was on a news report by WCIA. For more information about media interviews, please contact us at brian@SangamonWatches.com.
There are many microbrand watches in the market, price ranges from $500 to $2000. Offering both unique design and great function at incredibly affordable prices, Sangamon Watches, a Springfield Illinois company, is a brand that offers great value propositions. The startup company was established in 2019, currently have released “Lincoln’s River Collection”, “Omaha Beach Collection”,”Mother Road Collection” Clara Barton Collection” and “761st Tank Battalion Collection”. All of them are priced from $149 to $379 depending on the watch movements, watches are offered at quite good discount rates in holidays and promotional offers. All of Sangamon watches feature high quality Japan quartz and/or automatic mechanical movements and 316L surgical steel, and every watch comes with a complete high end packaging set.
Sangamon Watches was started in America’s heartland by two University of Illnois graduates who are also long time international business travelers. They wanted to combine their passions of history and high-quality watches. Using their business expertise, Sangamon Watches designe and produce stunning dress and sport watches for men and women around meaningful American historical stories. “Sangamon Watches is designed to combine quality craftsmanship and historic inspiration in each of our unique timepieces. Every collection will be designed around a special inspirational story and come with a story card to further connect our customers with the story depicted by the watch,” said Tyler McKay, Founder & CEO of Sangamon Watch Company.
Sangamon Watch Company is named after the Sangamon River, which runs from Central Illinois and feeds into the Mississippi River. The river was loved by Abraham Lincoln, whose family settled along the river when he was a young man. The Sangamon region was also home to one of the finest watchmakers in the United States- the Illinois Watch Company. Sangamon Watch Company’s employees work in the long shadow of President Lincoln feeling inspired by the region’s rich history. Their name, Sangamon, is proud to honor this tradition of excellence.