Announcements: Jack Forster Joins As Managing Editor
It is with the best of delight that I make the accompanying declaration: my dear companion, long time travel companion, and probably the sharpest man I know – Mr. Jack Forster – is joining HODINKEE today. Jack goes along with us as our full-time overseeing proofreader, and how this affects both us and for you, as admirers of all things horological, is something truly special.
Jack started his fixation on wristwatches as a master’s level college understudy, and spent numerous years gathering and fixing vintage pocketwatches. By the mid-90s, he was a functioning member in a few watch related Usenet newsgroups, and afterward turned into an arbitrator on the very much respected discussion The Purists Pro. Throughout the previous seven years, Jack has been a piece of our companions at Revolution Press, first as specialized manager, and afterward as Editor in Chief for the US version of Revolution Magazine. Jack additionally created Cartier: Time Art , an inventory of Cartier’s work in watch and clock making (get it in the event that you haven’t!).
Jack’s expert credits in the realm of watch reporting are a mile long, however more critically than any of that, he thinks often about what he does, and genuinely cherishes watches and the business that we cover. It has been a genuine joy of mine going along with him on incalculable excursions around the planet and gaining from him up and down the way, and I truly anticipate seeing the remainder of the watch world make the most of his stunning bits of knowledge and revealing here on HODINKEE moving forward.