Bob and Henry Shyer Receive Prevent Blindness’ Persons of Vision Award

NEW YORK—Zyloware Eyewear chairman, Bob Shyer, and vice chairman, Henry Shyer, were honored here on March 28 as the 2014 recipients of the Persons of Vision Award by Prevent Blindness. Many people from the optical industry turned out to fete the Shyers at an awards dinner at the New York Palace.

The PBA Person of Vision Award recognizes an individual or corporation for outstanding leadership and dedication in the field of vision and eye health. Bob and Henry Shyer were honored for their continuation of Zylowear Eyewear and for their long-time contributions to the vision industry.

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(L to R) Zyloware’s James Shyer with his father, PBA Honoree Henry Shyer along with co-honoree Bob Shyer and his son, Chris Shyer.

HVHC’s David Holmberg, Refac’s Dave Pierson and Visionworks Jeff Eisen, some of the evenings sponsors, at the Prevent Blindness Persons of Vision dinner honoring Zyloware’s Bob and Henry Shyer.

The Bob Shyer clan with the patriarch and Prevent Blindness Person of Vision honoree front and center.