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    Bob's Watches
    100% Certified Authentic

    At Bob's Watches, your trust is very important to us. We believe that buying a pre-owned Rolex watch online should be simple, honest, and straightforward. To that end, we guarantee that every Rolex watch on our site is 100% authentic, comprised entirely of Rolex parts. Our mission is to be the leading trusted online source for selling and buying authentic pre-owned Rolex watches. We stand behind this authenticity guarantee with a full money back refund on any watch not found to be completely genuine.

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100% Certified Authentic

Bob's Watches
100% Certified Authentic

At Bob's Watches, your trust is very important to us. We believe that buying a pre-owned Rolex watch online should be simple, honest, and straightforward. To that end, we guarantee that every Rolex watch on our site is 100% authentic, comprised entirely of Rolex parts. Our mission is to be the leading trusted online source for selling and buying authentic pre-owned Rolex watches. We stand behind this authenticity guarantee with a full money back refund on any watch not found to be completely genuine.

Bob's Watches

Bob's Watches is the World's First and only Pre-Owned Rolex Exchange where consumers can buy, sell, and trade vintage and used Rolex watches at true fair market value. We openly publish the current buy and sell values for each Rolex model allowing us to serve as an online marketplace for buyers and sellers looking, quite simply, to get the best deal.

Unlike other companies, we specialize in used Rolex watches, including pre-owned, vintage and antique timepieces, and pride ourselves in obtaining the very best results possible for our customers. Our business philosophy is built on trust and integrity and in a very short time we have become the leading online destination for used Rolex watches and vintage Rolex expertise. And unlike other online watch companies, Bob’s carries an actual inventory of watches. Every watch on our site is in stock ready for sale. For more information about Bob's Watches, see our Wikipedia page.

Customer Service Is Our Main Mission

"Unlike many companies in search of maximizing a profit, our primary goal at Bob’s Watches is to create a trusted source to buy and sell pre-owned Rolex watches. Ensuring a positive experience for you is our primary mission. Located in Newport Beach, CA, we are the largest and most trusted source to buy or sell a Rolex."   - Paul Altieri

All of our certified, authentic Rolex watches have been carefully serviced and restored to mint condition. And while our business has grown rapidly over the past years, we hold strong to our commitment of offering the highest quality customer service. Bob’s Watches is accredited by the Better Business Bureau with an A+ rating.

The Pre-Owned Rolex Exchange

Buyers

All buyers are looking to purchase a genuine Rolex from a trusted reseller at the best price. To that end, we encourage our buyers to shop us on Google shopping to discover how good our pricing really is.

Sellers

Rolex Sellers have just one simple goal: to receive a fair price for their watch from a trusted buyer who will pay them in a timely manner. Since we post our buy and sell prices openly on the site, sellers can be assured they are getting full market value. Payment is wired the same day.

Mission Statement & Service Culture

Admired but not easily replicated, Bob’s is firmly grounded in our founding principles – in who we are and what our mission is. Our goals and principles are guided by our devotion to creating the most trusted name in Pre-owned Rolex watches. Bob’s Watches is based in Newport Beach, California.

The Company has built its reputation over the years as being the "Kelly Blue" book for used Rolex prices. To date, Bob's is the only company that lists both the buy and sell price for every model so consumers can rest assured they are getting the best prices.  Dealers, collectors, and consumers use its published "Rolex pricing guide" to obtain accurate values. The market now changes much more frequently as global supply and demand forces move markets similar to the stock exchange.  With Bob's, its always been about honesty through transparent pricing.  

100% Authenticity Guaranteed

All watches are 100% authentic with Rolex factory parts.

Customer Service

Our #1 goal is to make customers feel comfortable buying, selling, or trading their luxury items.

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Transparency

We publish the buy and sell prices for all watches to honor the fair market value for all products on our website.

For more information, please call (800) 494-3708

The Leadership

Paul Altieri

Paul Altieri

FOUNDER & CEO

Paul is the company's Founder and CEO and one of the world's top Rolex experts. He is responsible for all the day to day activities from purchasing, receiving, marketing and sales. Paul now spends time focusing on the strategic vision of the company and overseeing customer service needs. Paul is a graduate of Boston College 1979 and resides in California with his family.

FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX GMT-MASTER II 116710
Joe Alessandrini

Joe Alessandrini

Chief Financial Officer

As CFO of the company, Joe is responsible for leading the finance and legal teams. He also manages the growth of the sales network and the operations required in supporting sales and purchase transactions. With his background in business and finance, along with his personal fascination with Rolex watches, Joe consistently steers the company in the right direction on a daily basis.

FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX NO DATE SUBMARINER 114060
Carol Altieri

Carol Altieri

Chief Operations Officer

As COO Carol is responsible for overall operation of the company as well as product buy/sell pricing and management. Carol continually creates and implements policies to stay ahead of growth while continuing to enhance the company's reputation as well as improve client relations by developing and executing strategies which increase the quality of customer service. Carol worked in the film industry prior to Bob’s Watches and lives in Orange County with Paul and their two children.

FAVORITE WATCH: Zenith Daytona Gold 16528
douglas kaplan

Douglas Kaplan

Chief Commercial Officer

As the CCO, Douglas is responsible for the commercial strategy and the development of Bob's Watches to drive business growth and market share.  As a former executive at Swatch Group, Douglas brings a wealth of knowledge, experience, and expertise to the company.

FAVORITE WATCH: Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch

The Team

Sam Berger

Sam Berger

VINTAGE ROLEX SPECIALIST


FAVORITE WATCH: VINTAGE ROLEX DAYTONA 6263
Justin Morton

Justin Morton

PHOTOGRAPHER


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX MILGAUSS 116400GV
Max Berger

Max Berger

SALES REPRESENTATIVE


FAVORITE WATCH: SUBMARINER 16613 SLATE SERTI
Larry Mendel

Larry Mendel

SERVICE MANAGER


FAVORITE WATCH: EXPLORER II 16570 BLACK DIAL
Laura Cohen

Laura Cohen

SALES REPRESENTATIVE


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX SUBMARINER 116610
San Nghiem

San Nghiem

CUSTOMER SERVICE REP


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX DAYTONA 116500
George Smsaryan

George Smsaryan

Sales/Purchasing Manager


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX 326934
Harry Tran

Harry Tran

WATCHMAKER


FAVORITE WATCH: SEA-DWELLER DEEPSEA 116660
Spencer Lamoure

Spencer Lamoure

MARKETING INTERN


FAVORITE WATCH: OMEGA SPEEDMASTER MOONWATCH

Lizeth Garcia

Lizeth Garcia

PHOTOGRAPHER


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX EXPLORER 214270
Tara Montgomery

Tara Montgomery

INVENTORY MANAGER


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX MILGAUSS 116400V
Sarah Ayar

Sarah Ayar

CUSTOMER SERVICE REp


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX DAYTONA 116506

Ripley Sellers

Ripley Sellers

SENIOR EDITOR


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX EXPLORER II 1655

Fernando Alcala

Fernando Alcala

DATA ENTRY SPECIALIST


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX PRESIDENT 228238
Christopher Tran

Christopher Tran

SENIOR VIDEO PRODUCER


FAVORITE WATCH: PATEK PHILIPPE
Chris Foerster

Chris Foerster

Marketing Manager


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX DATEJUST
Jared Threatt

Jared Threatt


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX GMT
Jordan campell

Jordan Campbell

SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX 116610V
louis davies

Louis Davies

SALES REPRESENTATIVE


FAVORITE WATCH: Rolex 116506
Alexa Nunes

Alexa Nunes

SALES REPRESENTATIVE


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX SUBMARINER 16610
Mathew William

Matthew Williamson

Service Representative


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX 116718
Tom Hayes

Tom Hayes

Watchmaker


FAVORITE WATCH: OMEGA Speedmaster
Sean

Sean Ulibarri

Bob's Watches


FAVORITE WATCH: Rolex 116610
Enrique

Enrique Mandujano

Bob's Watches


FAVORITE WATCH: Vintage Rolex Watches
Chaney

Chaney Getchell

Bob's Watches


FAVORITE WATCH: Rolex Smurf
Billy

Billy Tran

Bob's Watches


FAVORITE WATCH: Rolex HULK
Greg Greiner

Greg Greiner

COFOUNDER


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX
Todd Eisman

Todd Eisman

...


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX
Nora Ellis

Nora Ellis

...


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX

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What People Are Saying About Bob's Watches

  • 5/5 Excellent

    I have made several purchases and one sales through Bob’s. The order process, payment, processing, and most importantly delivery have all been absolutely flawless. Very quick and efficient. I never look anywhere else for used Rolex.

    November 30, 2019
  • 5/5 Excellent

    Fantastic experience

    October 22, 2019
  • 5/5 Excellent

    Watch was exactly as advertised and in excellent condition. Thank you for providing top notch services!

    September 29, 2019
  • 5/5 Excellent

    Superb site and transaction, phenominal delivery time. Some slight confusion concerning the special discount at the time. I didn't receive it. No big deal I would not hesitate to purchase another rolex from Bob's ! ***

    September 28, 2019
  • 5/5 Excellent

    The purchasing process was quick and easy once I finally made my selection. Bob’s customer service was excellent. All my questions and concerns were addressed to my satisfaction. But most important of all, my husband loves his new watch!

    September 27, 2019
  • 5/5 Excellent

    Very happy with the purchase of my 16710 GMT Master. Communication was very good and transaction went smoothly. Buying a used Rolex can be risky at best, I chose Bob's based on their excellent reputation and the peace of mind that...

    September 27, 2019
  • 5/5 Excellent

    This was my 2nd transaction with Bob's and I'm 100% satisfied with both. You get exactly what you see and the quality is perfect. Look here before you buy anywhere else.

    September 26, 2019
  • 5/5 Excellent

    Quick service and watch was exactly as described

    September 25, 2019
  • "Bob's Watches - one of the internet's biggest (and best) secondhand Rolex marketplaces."Esquire
  • "Nothing beats the old-school cool factor of a collectible vintage Rolex"LA Times
  • "Unlike competitors, Bob's Watches openly publishes the sale price..."Forbes
  • "One of the Largest Watch Trading Sites."
     
    WSJ
  • "in the benighted world of watch retail, Bob’s is basically Google."TechCrunch
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  • Paul's Picks: CEO Of Bob's Watches Fills Us In On The Top 4 Rolex's Of 2019

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  • Bob's Watches tells Business Insider an interesting story about a woman who says she found a rare $250,000 Rolex wedged in the cushions of a thrift-store couch she'd bought for $25

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  • Robb Report asks Paul Altieri for his recommendations on the best Rolex models to collect, from a beginner's piece to the reference that will affirm your status as a collecting king.

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  • Bob's Watches joins forces with Sotheby's for its annual RM Sotheby's Monterey classic car show. This collaborative effort sees the first of its kind with the pairing of highly-collectible (modern and vintage) wristwatches with ultra-rare classic sports cars.

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  • Bob's Watches is collaborating with Sotheby's to offer 18 rare driving watches that will be paired with 18 cars.

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  • A collaboration between Bob's Watches and luxury auction house Sotheby's has resulted in “Watches Online: The Driver's Collection. Among the watches is a James Bond Rolex Submariner and Cars Going to Auction.

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  • Watches Online: The Driver's Collection will be open for bidding exclusively online from 14–20 August with the full sale on view at Monterey from 15–17 August.

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  • Each Vintage Car in RM Sotheby's Monterey Auction Is Paired With a Classic Watch—Here'

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BOB'S WATCHES

1900 Quail St.
Newport Beach, CA 92660
(800) 494-3708
(949) 476-9000

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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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"The most trusted place to buy or sell a used luxury timepiece" – WSJ

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Bob's Watches is an independent watch dealer and is not sponsored by, associated with and/or affiliated with Rolex, or any other brand listed. Bob's Watches only sells pre-owned watches and provides its own warranties on the watches it sells. Rolex Datejust, Rolex Day Date President, Submariner, Presidential, Explorer, Sea Dweller, Super President, GMT Master, GMT, YachtMaster, Prince, Milgauss, MasterPiece, Air King, Cosmograph Daytona, and PearlMaster, etc are all registered trademarks of the Rolex Corporation. All brands including Brequet, Cartier, Audemars Piguet, Patek Philippe, Ulysse Nardin, Breitling and Omega, etc are trademarks of their respective owners.

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