Watch Vault NYC is one of the largest and most trusted sellers of pre-owned Omega watches in the USA. We continuously and obsessively scour the US and the rest of the world obtaining the best quality pre-owned Omega watches to showcase in our store for our clients.

Watch Vault NYC was founded and is managed by J.A. Jao, a long-time Omega enthusiast and watch collector. Long frustrated from one end with the watch hobby community's esoteric and sometimes downright shady trading practices that were inaccessible to the casual buyer, and from the other end the lack of expertise and transparency and high prices of pre-owned watches being sold by existing online retailers, Mr. Jao brought his extensive e-commerce experience to bear to create Watch Vault NYC - the perfect middle ground that provided both the subject matter expertise, attention to detail and attractive pricing found on watch trading communities, with the convenience, security, and client experience associated with buying from a reputable company.

Our laser-focus on a single brand concentrates both the best selection and expertise in a single location. If you're looking for a pre-owned Omega and live in the USA, Watch Vault NYC is your first stop. 

In social media, find us on Watchuseek, The Omega Forum, Instagram, Facebook, and Reddit.

Watch Vault NYC is not affiliated with Omega SA or the Swatch Group.

Our Other Businesses

Mr Jao is also the founder and General Manager of Roadtrip Luggage - since 2007, the world's most-loved brand of custom fitted luggage for roadsters in the USA.

Mr Jao's most latest endeavor is the joint venture Kate's Closet, in which he attempts to replicate the successful formula of Watch Vault NYC to the mysterious world of pre-owned ladies' luxury handbags.

Mr Jao's businesses have physical presences in New York, San Diego, and Michigan.

How We Give Back

5% of the annual proceeds of Watch Vault NYC are donated to the International Red Cross to help with disaster relief worldwide.

Featured Business Relationships

Amazon (Amazon Renewed Program)

American Express

Chase Business

Chrono24 (Trusted Seller Program)

Ebay (Certified Pre-Owned Program)


Paypal Business

UPS Parcel Pro (Authorized Service Provider - shipping and insurance)