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Watchmaker’s Covid lesson: Innovate, chase your passion

EMMA ROUTLEY/THE CHRONICLE

Watches are on display throughout Celeste Watch Co.’s Springfield location.

SPRINGFIELD – Sometimes inspiration will find you again, even if it takes a few years to return. Dedicated time-watcher Celeste Wong has held a fascination for clocks and watches since she was 4 years old, and after a few decades away returned to master the craft of creating watches.

Now Wong, 56, owns Celeste Watch Co., the only minority woman-owned watch company in the USA operating out of Springfield, and creates all of . . .

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