BUSINESS: Labs Butler Joins Schneider as Consumables Product Manager By Staff Monday, June 17, 2013 12:00 AM Brandon ButlerTHE COLONY, Texas—Schneider Optical Machines announce that Brandon Butler has joined the company as consumables product manager, North America. Butler has over 13 years of experience in the optical industry. He will offer expertise and information to digital laboratories to help optimize their processes using Schneider consumables. Kurt Atchison, president of Schneider said, “At Schneider, we have the finest consumables, including newly developed products that are far ahead of the competition. We’re really excited to provide all our customers with better quality and lower cost per lens, and Brandon is the perfect choice to get that message to the labs. He will be working closely with each customer, visiting them, implementing optimized processes, and helping them get the most out of their equipment. This is a newly created position which will greatly help all of our customers.” Butler spent the first 10 years of his career working in the lab environment. Prior to joining Schneider, he served as Rx technologies manager and senior Rx lab manager for research and development at Younger Optics.