Ebel and Brown & Co. Jewelers Honor Melanie Oudin for Her Exceptional Athletic Accomplishments

PARAMUS, N.J., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Movado Group Inc. (NYSE: MOV), Ebel Watches and Brown & Co. Jewelers, Atlanta, Georgia, shared in a tribute on December 3, 2009, to recognize 2009 US Open quarterfinalist Melanie Oudin for her stellar performance in the tournament. Melanie became the youngest American quarterfinalist at the Open since 1999.

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At a celebratory reception held at Brown & Co. Jewelers in Atlanta. Ebel and Brown & Co. presented Melanie with a check to donate to her chosen charity - Children's Healthcare of Atlanta - along with an Ebel Brasilia watch, in honor of her distinguished performance and athletic accomplishments.

"We congratulate Melanie for her outstanding performance and the courage she demonstrated at this year's US Open," said Alan Chinich, US President of Ebel. "Melanie exemplifies the qualities of a true leader and role model - pursuit of excellence, passion and hard work. The manner in which she has pursued her dreams serves as an inspiration for all, and we wish her continued success both on and off the court".

Movado Group, Inc. designs, manufactures, and distributes Movado, Ebel, Concord, ESQ by Movado, Coach, Hugo Boss, Lacoste, Juicy Couture and Tommy Hilfiger watches worldwide and operates Movado boutiques and Company Stores in the United States.

SOURCE Movado Group Inc.

Heather Cohen, Public Relations, Movado Group Inc., +1-917-934-4978, hcohen@movadogroup.com

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