Entrepreneur Tim Hayden of Hagley West Watches: The Three Things That Mostly Helped Your Business Succeed

Alexandra Spirer
3 min readJun 16, 2023

I had the pleasure of interviewing Tim Hayden.

Tim Hayden was born in Solihull Uk left in his 20’s moved south to Hertfordshire.

After school Tim wanted to earn money and was keen on being successful. Very motivated to be successful.

Worked for Pitney Bowes in his 20’s in sales and sales management was very successful in this field — then went on to work in software and IT (information technology).

In his 30’s, Tim started his first ever business in IT. Wanted to be a businessman In his 20s he thought others were owners and that he had to go out and just get a job and work 9–5 but always knew he wanted to be an owner. At the age of 30 bought into one of his friends business.(1st business) and since then never looked back on his entrepreneurial journey.

Has 2 boys and loves Cricket the sport and is incorporating cricket into Hagley West Watches — the brand includes cricketers as brand ambassadors, spokespeople and investors.

It’s an honor to speak with you today. I would love to know more about your story and your background. Give us some details about your journey as an entrepreneur.

We are proud and thrilled to connect with our social media audience who have become Hagley West customers. We have grown our following tremendously with nearly 2 million followers on all platforms in 3 months since leaving the UK and traveled the US. Meeting so many new customers through social media has encouraged us to continue to meet more followers and encouraging them to #LOVEYOURJOURNEY

What’s your niche and why should someone choose you over your competitors in your field?

Hagley West is a fashion brand. We don’t look at the competition.

We make everyday watches for everyday people. We connect with our customers by having a close daily connection with them daily on social media. They are genuinely interested in the Hagley West journey and are motivated because of it to #LOVEYOURJOURNEY.

What are the three things that mostly helped your business succeed?



Alexandra Spirer

I am an entrepreneur, publicist, journalist and event producer based in Sunny Florida. My passion is writing & giving back to others.