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NGS Global Places Two Key Executives at Seiko Corporation of America

San Francisco, CA, April 28, 2017NGS Global LLC announced today the placement of Brice Le Troadec and John Pistner in senior executive appointments at Seiko Corporation of America. Mr. Le Troadec joins as Executive Vice President and Brand President, Grand Seiko America. Mr. Pistner joins as Senior Vice President of Sales. The positions are based in Mahwah, New Jersey at the company’s U.S. headquarters. Mr. Le Troadec had previously worked at OMEGA U.S.A. as Brand President, leading and managing a high-end retail and wholesale business while growing the brand during his 15-year tenure working in the brand’s both domestic and international markets. Mr. Pistner’s vast experience spans over 35 years and includes executive positions at Movado Group, Inc. as Global President, Gucci Group Watches as President of the Americas, and most recently at Bulova Watch Company as Executive Vice President of Sales.

Bob Kobayashi, Managing Partner at NGS Global conducted the search.


Seiko Corporation of America is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Seiko Watch Corporation, which is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. Seiko was founded in 1881, and is the only watch manufacturer with every watchmaking expertise including Mechanical, Quartz, Kinetic, Spring Drive, Solar and GPS Solar. For more information on Seiko, visit

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