About our company
Universal Watch Company of Las Vegas Nevada was originally established in Brookline, Massachusetts in 1994.
Led by Raphael Cohen who started in the Jewelry and watch industry in 1975 in Framingham, Massachusetts.
From the start, Raphael developed a passion for watches. Over the years, watches became a big part of his retail store assortment.
Casio digital was the first brand he introduced to his clients followed by many brands over the years from Seiko and Raymond Weil in the 70’s to Cartier in the 80's.
In 1985, Raphael Jewelers, Framingham Massachusetts was selected to host a Tiffany and Co. boutique – one of few in the US .
Universal Watch Company, Inc. was formed 1994 to bring the unique AKTEO thematic watch line to the United States from France.
"We always got involved in the design of our products making suggestions to our suppliers, we changed the design to be suited to our customers."
In 2003, Universal Watch Co., Inc. moved to Las Vegas, Nevada to open several TeNo stores.
TeNo brings new meaning to stainless steel, combining with diamonds, ceramics, gold, sapphires, and even rubber! Every single piece of TeNo jewelry is quite unique!
TeNo Stainless Steel now has a titanium counterpart in TeNo Titanium advanced titanium jewelry and accessories.
The TeNo Titanium advanced titanium jewelry is like no other. The finish is superior and the look is clean and attractive. They introduce titanium to 18kt. Yellow and Red Gold, and also mix in Silver and Platinum to their fine jewelry. The results are fascinating.
TeNo Stainless Steel & TeNo Titanium are both manufactured in Pforzheim, Germany and are completely nickel-free pure stainless steel and hypo-allergenic titanium.