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HighEnd Media and Time International to launch CROWN Indonesia

HighEnd Media, the independently owned multi-platform luxury media and creative services group, appoints Time International as its partner in Indonesia to develop the CROWN brand in the country. Time International launched CROWN online portal, in 8 June 2018, and will follow up with the country-specific edition of CROWN magazine in September 2018.

CROWN Indonesia will be CROWN’s fourth regional edition following its success in Singapore, Malaysia and Vietnam. With the new partnership, Time International will grow the CROWN brand across multiple platforms and gain readership through CROWN’s distinctive print and digital content. Published in Bahasa Indonesia, CROWN Indonesia will be a trusted source of information for the watch enthusiasts, collectors and the next generation of first time watch buyers.

“We are proud to work with Time International to develop CROWN Indonesia across the print and digital platforms. Indonesia is an important growth pillar of the Southeast Asian watch market, and we can’t think of a better partner than Time International to help us grow the CROWN brand. We look forward to bringing more high-level content and value to our readers and brand partners here in Indonesia,” says Hristo Simeonov, Managing Director of HighEnd Media.

“CROWN is all about engaging and growing with watch lovers. With its unparalleled expertise, presence and reach, Time International is the perfect partner to propagate CROWN’s top-quality content and enliven Indonesia’s watch-loving community,” says Alvin Wong, Editor-In-Chief of CROWN.

“We are thrilled with the launch of our Indonesia edition. CROWN Indonesia will cater to the enthusiasts of luxury watches and will offer them an enriching mix of educational and entertaining contents on watches and lifestyle,” says Shannon Hartono, Editor-In-Chief of CROWN Indonesia.

Established in Singapore in 2013, CROWN is Southeast Asia’s fastest growing watch media brand. CROWN’s regional network currently includes publications in Malaysia and Vietnam, with sights for future market expansion.

CROWN is a quarterly watch magazine and website published in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Vietnam. Engaging new watch buyers and helping up-and-coming enthusiasts navigate their purchasing decisions, Crown is Southeast Asia’s indispensable resource for all things horological.

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About HighEnd Media

Headquartered in Singapore, HighEnd Media was founded by entrepreneur David Leppan in2012. The multi-platform media and creative services group publishes Billionaire, an affluent lifestyle magazine and digital platform as well as horological resource CROWN and its digital platform CrownWatchBlog.

About CROWN &

Established in 2013, CROWN is a quarterly print magazine for the modern watch lover. We cover all matters horological from the latest watch reviews and reports, to the most current trends and insights. Our website is the most visited watch-related website with locally targeted readership and the number one resource for new watch buyers in SEA.

About Time International

A leading brand builder and retail organization, Time International prides itself on its commitment to the promotion and appreciation of horological culture, luxury fashion, and lifestyle. Founded in the 1960s and currently managed by its second generation, Time International manages and operates both multi-brand retail stores – including leading watch retailer The Time Place, INTime, Urban Icon, and Project X – as well as single-brand retail stores for several of the world’s most renowned brand names, among them Rolex, Chanel, Cartier, TAG Heuer, Fendi, Fossil, Liebeskind, Tory Burch, Chopard, Berluti, DIESEL, Poney, Sweet Monster, Innisfree and, most recently, Valentino and REDValentino.

Renowned as an inspiring place to work in, the company enhances the wellbeing of its employees and nurtures the talents behind the business while also upholding its history of excellent service. With its unparalleled position in the market, Time International is also committed to giving back to society. The company is dedicated to keeping its long-held high standards of quality Marketing Expertise and Customer Relations.

Time International has the largest service centre in Jakarta, Time Care and Watch Care, complete with state-of the-art technology providing professional after-sales care for all brands sold from the retail outlets. For more information, visit and follow the latest news on Instagram at

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