Movies, Celebrity Appearances and Sharing the Love on


hits the cinema this weekend to catch up with nominated films and the actors that make them glamorous. See the stars of three recent box office releases in award winning styles from Marchon, Luxottica and REM Eyewear in BoldFace: At the Movies.

Transitions Optical’s 17th Annual Academy held in Orlando, Fla. last week was packed with celebrity appearances, awards presentations and educational sessions. Among the highlights of the event were a surprise concert by Grammy winner Darius Rucker, former lead singer of Hootie and the Blowfish, and the annual awards program which continues to add new categories. View this slideshow to see who attended the event, the winners of this year’s Academy Awards and other sightings of celebrities and optical industry leaders.

Vision Monday is playing Cupid this month. As chocolates and sweethearts fill store fronts, we thought February would be a good time to point our arrows toward our readers and encourage some love sharing. If your practice or store has a dedicated individual who stands out above the rest, then Share the Love – post a short blurb about that special person on the VM Facebook page and you could earn them even more love in an upcoming Vision Monday issue. Find out more about the contest here or get posting on