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Kim-Eva Wempe on leading a family-owned business

2 monthes ago   |   By Elite Traveler

What does it take to run one of the world's largest watch retailers? As Kim-Eva Wempe tells Kristen Shirley, it's a combination of unwavering conviction, honoring her family's legacy and taking the long view.
It may be surprising to learn that one of the watch world's most successful retailers doesn't have its roots in Switzerland, but in a family-owned business headquartered in a former department store in Hamburg. Perhaps even more surprising is that Kim-Eva Wempe, the fourth generation of Wempes to helm the 141-year-old company, doesn't let her impressive sales numbers dictate her...
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