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The Next Hour Neuchâtel
Fbg de l’Hôpital 78
2000 Neuchâtel

Name : Hamilton Ventura
Original design : 1957
Designer : Richard Arbib
Special feature: world’s first electric watch, powered with a battery

The model became famous on the wrist of global megastar Elvis Presley in his 1961 musical comedy, ‘Blue Hawaii’.
In 2021, Hamilton launches two new versions automatic rather than electric,the Ventura Elvis80 Skeleton in stainless steel with rose gold color or black PVD coating.

Same futuristic design, same originality.
USD 1,795



A specialist in watchmaking journalism, Michel is the founder of The Next Hour. Fascinated by the fundamental issues related to communication and social networks, convinced that watchmaking still has a very large audience to capture beyond the circle of connoisseurs, he launched The Next Hour to chart a course and make this medium a fun and informative meeting place of quality. Michel is also a member of the Cultural Council of the Fondation de la Haute horlogerie and a member of the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève Academy.