Rado is a Swiss luxury watchmaking company with headquarters in Lengnau, Switzerland and founded in 1917. Rado is renown for its high tech ceramic that is scratch resistant yet much harder than steel. In fact, Rado was able to launch the first scratch-resistant watch the 1962 DiaStar. the company has awards including the Red Dot Award, the iF Design Award, and the Good Design Award. Today, they partner with designers from around the globe to make truly wonderful and inspiring timepieces.