Preview: Grand Expedition Collection

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 on Producer Mark’s Chit Show

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

WUIS: Sangamon Watches draws inspiration from American history | Community Voices

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.

Sangamon Watches in the Holiday Season: Affordable Microbrand Watch Starting $149

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.

Please log on http://www.SangamonWatches.com for gift ideas!

The Best Black Friday Deals 2021 Continue, Don’t Miss Out!

FREE UPS Shipping in USA
35% OFF with online promo code: SAVE35

Thank you for your support of our business! It has been a wild year and Sangamon Watch Company is happy to announce our biggest sale of the year. Save an additional 35% off listed prices shown on Lincoln’s River, Mother Road, Omaha Beach and Clara Barton Collections. Shop early and save more for Christmas. Please apply the promo code: SAVE35 at final checkout.

Our online shop is Open 24 hours a day, this offer is only good through 11-29-2021 at http://www.SangamonWatches.com

Black Friday Popup Event: 10 am – 2 pm Nov 26, come see ModHanks a firefighter owned small business at our downtown showroom 206 S 6th Street Springfield. These locally handcrafted hanks make great holiday gifts.

Come to Meet Rachel Thomas – Springfield’s 4th Generation Silversmith

To celebrate the up coming holiday season, Sangamon Watch Company will be hosting a pop up event for local jewelry artist Rachel Thomas from Rachel Lauer Thomas Jewelry on December 4 Saturday. Rachel is the 4th generation silversmith in Springfield and specializes in making custom pieces and keepsake jewelry, please bookmark your calendar and come to meet with Rachel in person! We look forward to seeing you at our downtown showroom soon!

Our showroom location: 206 S 6th Street, Springfield IL (downtown), free street parking. For more information, please email: brian@sangamonwatches.com.

Sangamon Watches Is Selected as a Finalist for Sully’s Shark Tank!

Sangamon Watches has been selected as a finalist for Sully’s Shark Tank! Please join us at the Rt 66 Hotel Monday evening on Nov. 22, 2021, please bring canned foods for a post event donation!

About this event

Sully’s “Shark Tank”

*Please bring canned goods for a post-event donation*

In support of Central Illinois Small Business

WHO: Jesse Sullivan (IL gubernatorial candidate), community partner organizations, local small business owners, and YOU!

WHAT: A “Shark Tank”-style event in support of small businesses

WHERE: Route 66 Hotel 625 E Saint Joseph St, Springfield, IL 62703

WHEN: November 22, 2021, 5:30 – 7:30p