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Bob's Watches - The Pre-Owned Rolex Exchange
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1900 Quail St, Newport Beach, CA 92660
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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.

We are devoted exclusively to only used Rolex watches, including 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.

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.

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 vaue for all products on our website.

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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 the internal operations of the company; overseeing sales staff, human resources, as well as product 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
Josh Islas

Josh Islas

DIRECTOR OF DIGITAL MARKETING

An expert in nearly facet of digital marketing, Josh leads the strategy and implementation of all aspects of marketing, design, and development for Bob's Watches. Josh joined us after spending years developing his skills in branding agencies, marketing companies and working with growing brands. His experience in helping companies establish and improve their brand ranges across various business sizes and industries.

FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX REF. 1665 "DOUBLE RED" SEA-DWELLER 

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
David Hong

David Hong

MARKETING ASSOCIATE


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX COKE GMT-MASTER 16760
San Nghiem

San Nghiem

CUSTOMER SERVICE REP


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX DAYTONA 116500
Marcy Kikukawa

Marcy Kikukawa

DATA ENTRY SPECIALIST


FAVORITE WATCH: EVEROSE YACHT-MASTER 268655
Tom Hung

Tom Hung

SALES REPRESENTATIVE


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX DAYTONA 116515
Harry Tran

Harry Tran

WATCHMAKER


FAVORITE WATCH: SEA-DWELLER DEEPSEA 116660
Spencer Lamoure

Spencer Lamoure

MARKETING INTERN


FAVORITE WATCH: OMEGA SPEEDMASTER MOONWATCH
Melissa Woods

Melissa Woods

SERVIVCE MANAGER


FAVORITE WATCH: VINTAGE COCKTAILS
Wendy Rodriguez

Wendy Rodriguez

ACCOUNTING ASSOCIATE


FAVORITE WATCH: YACHT-MASTER 116655
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
Logan Joyce

Logan Joyce

SERVICE DEPARTMENT REP


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX DAYTONA 116520
Ripley Sellers

Ripley Sellers

SENIOR EDITOR


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX EXPLORER 1655
Ian Day

Ian Day

RUNNER


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX DATEJUST 16233
Fernando Alcala

Fernando Alcala

DATA ENTRY SPECIALIST


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX PRESIDENT 228238
Christopher Tran

Christopher Tran

SENIOR VIDEO PRODUCER


FAVORITE WATCH: PATEK PHILIPPE
Andrew Nichols

Andrew Nichols

ACCOUNTING ASSISTANT


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX SKY-DWELLER 326933
Alexa Nunes

Alexa Nunes

SALES REPRESENTATIVE


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX SUBMARINER 16610
Panda Hok

Panda Hok

SALES REPRESENTATIVE


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX AIR-KING
Greg Greiner

Greg Greiner

COFOUNDER


FAVORITE WATCH: ROLEX PEPSI GMT 16710

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What People Are Saying About Bob's Watches

  • 5/5 Excellent

    I believe they are trustworthy. Their products are exceptional and match their descriptions.

    December 27, 2018
  • 4/5 Good

    Everything is fantastic, box, papers, warrenty, tags.... But the bracelet has been polished, while it said it didn't, and the watch itself has many more little and light scratches that I didn't expect, for me it's condition 2,not 1,as you said........

    December 20, 2018
  • 5/5 Excellent

    Smooth and fast transaction, love the watch and saved $1800 over new on a watch less than a year old!

    December 14, 2018
  • 5/5 Excellent

    This was the most seamless and transparent buying experience. I purchased the watch on a Monday night and received it on Wednesday morning. I cannot be more pleased with both the purchasing process and the outcome.

    December 13, 2018
  • 5/5 Excellent

    Excellent service,, Yes l will recommend y’all to others..

    December 13, 2018
  • 5/5 Excellent

    I knew the watch I wanted and did the bulk of the sale online. I only had a few questions regarding payment and shipping which were quickly and thoroughly answered with one phone call.

    December 13, 2018
  • 5/5 Excellent

    No problems. Everything went pretty much as advertised.

    December 12, 2018
  • 5/5 Excellent

    Got the watch I was looking to buy at a great price on Black Friday with a great discount thanks

    December 12, 2018
  • 5/5 Excellent

    Watch is amazing!

    December 12, 2018
  • "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
  • Fox Business

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  • Bloomberg

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  • Business Insider

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  • Esquire

    For One Week, You Can Bid on Some Incredible Vintage Watches Online. Bob's Watches wants to take back the watch auction... Continue Reading

  • The New York Times

    In a world where money increases a purchasers buying power, the new Cosmograph Daytona exceeds these standards. It has perhaps become the most anticipated and unattainable watch in the current Rolex Market. Read the New York Times full story...Continue Reading

  • CNN

    Rolex believed to have belonged to Steve McQueen up for auction... Continue Reading

  • Robb Report

    The prestigious publication Robb Report sat down with our Founder & CEO, Paul Altieri, to discuss how he first found his passion for collecting vintage Rolex watches... Continue Reading

  • Los Angeles Times

    The Los Angeles Times brings attention to some of the more notable Rolex models that have been made popular by big screen appearances, and how some Rolex watches in particular appreciate in value...Continue Reading

  • Wall Street Journal

    "In a Collection of Luxury Timepieces, One Rolex Stands Out." - Learn more about a very special timepiece that made its way into Paul Altieri's collection, becoming one of his favorite Rolex timepieces. Read the interesting story at the Wall Street Journal...Continue Reading

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