Friday, December 9, 2016 12:24 AM
PINELLAS PARK, Fla.—Transitions Optical, Inc
. has named the finalists for its annual Innovation Awards program, which recognizes individuals and companies for their efforts to support the Transitions brand.
Friday, December 9, 2016 12:21 AM
ROSELLE, IL— Modern Optical International
has appointed Chris Millet to its senior management team as director of sales development.
Friday, December 9, 2016 12:18 AM
ALPHARETTA, Ga.—Visioneering Technologies, Inc.
(VTI), has named Rosa Lee to the position of executive director of Manufacturing and Engineering. Lee will direct the manufacturing and product optimization efforts for the company.
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 9:45 AM
CHARENTON-LE-PONT, France—Essilor International
announced today that it has appointed Laurent Vacherot as president and chief operating officer.
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 12:24 AM
UITHOORN, The Netherlands—In a move that will provide the company with access to an important new market, Hoya Vision Care
announced an agreement to acquire the safety Rx eyewear business of 3M
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 12:21 AM
COLUMBUS, Ohio—Separate bills in the state legislature here propose a consolidation of several health-related regulatory boards—including the Ohio Optical Dispensers Board (OODB) and state Board of Optometry—under a new structure.
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 12:18 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Numerous innovative programs have been added to the education curriculum at International Vision Expo East 2017, taking place at the Javits Center in New York, according to an announcement from show organizers.
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 12:15 AM
CLEVELAND, Oh.—Jeffrey A. Cole and his wife Patricia O’Brien Cole have made a significant gift to continue their philanthropic legacy at the Cleveland Clinic Cole Eye Institute
Monday, December 5, 2016 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—An ad industry trade group that monitors advertising claims has recommended that Bausch + Lomb
modify or discontinue certain ad claims about its PeroxiClear Solution.
Monday, December 5, 2016 12:21 AM
has been named as one of seven “top charities” by charity evaluator GiveWell
for its work on treating children for parasitic infections, also called "deworming.” The announcement from GiveWell, a nonprofit that conducts in-depth analysis to find and recommend outstanding charities to donors, comes just in time for the 2016 giving season.
Monday, December 5, 2016 12:18 AM
CHICAGO—The American Academy of Ophthalmology
(AAO) announced that Jean E. Ramsey, MD, MPH is the recipient of the 2016 EnergEYES Award.
Monday, December 5, 2016 12:15 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—VSP Global’s
board chair, Dan Mannen, OD, FAAO and VSP Vision Care
president Kate Renwick-Espinosa are the guests on the Dec. 7 episode of “Power Hour,” the weekly broadcast hosted by Gary Gerber, OD, founder of The Power Practice.
Friday, December 2, 2016 12:24 AM
, one of the largest optometric education meetings for eyecare professionals, announced the “Champion” partner companies for SECO 2017, which will run March 1 to 5, 2017, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta.