Wednesday, May 27, 2015 12:27 AM
LAKELAND, Tenn.—The Opticians Association of America
(OAA) has been working to help its members better communicate to the public and help them better define “What does an optician do?” in the minds of consumers.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 12:26 AM
HEALDSBURG, Calif.—OD Excellence
, a practice management and consulting firm for optometrists, is expanding its management team with the addition of two new executives.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 12:24 AM
CHICAGO—The 8th Annual Prevent Blindness Swing Fore Sight Golf Tournament, held in conjunction with Vision Expo West, will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, at the Spanish Trail Country Club, Las Vegas, Nev.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 12:17 AM
NEW YORK—95 million eyes. That is roughly the number of Millennials' eyes currently using of some sort of vision correction. How many of them are walking through your doors?
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 12:15 AM
BUDAPEST—The European Academy of Optometry and Optics
conference, which concluded here last week, hosted a record number of attendees at its seventh annual event. Over 300 optometrists and opticians from 44 countries attended the event held May 14-17, 2015.
Monday, May 25, 2015 12:27 AM
PINELLAS PARK, Fla.—A new partnership between Transitions Optical
and fashion maven Tim Gunn aims to help people see fashion differently and feel confident in developing their own style.
Monday, May 25, 2015 12:24 AM
announced it has made its first placement in the newly established VOSH Corps
program. Justin Manning, OD, has been selected to serve one or more years in Nicaragua on the faculty of the optometry school at UNAN-Managua, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Nicaragua.
Monday, May 25, 2015 12:21 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J. – Learning about working with a practice consultant is the topic of the May 27 edition of the “Power Hour,” the weekly radio broadcast hosted by Gary Gerber, OD, founder of The Power Practice
Monday, May 25, 2015 12:18 AM
NEW YORK— The Wall Street Journal focused on VSP Global’s new health-tracking eyeglasses for the “exploding market in the wearables space” in a video interview
with VSP’s Jim McGrann earlier this week on Tues., May 19, 2015.
Friday, May 22, 2015 2:00 PM
--Usually hearing voices is not considered a good thing, but in this week’s edition of Bold Face: Hearing Voices
we turn that concept on its head thanks to sunwear looks from Marchon on the Top 8 Finalists from this season’s The Voice
Friday, May 22, 2015 12:27 AM
PLEASANTON, Calif.— CooperVision, Inc.
, a unit of The Cooper Companies, Inc.
(NYSE:COO), has named Jerry Warner as president, North America, responsible for determining the strategic direction of the company’s largest region, driving sustainable business growth and deeper customer relationships in the United States and Canada, the company said.
Friday, May 22, 2015 12:21 AM
COLUMBUS, Ohio—In its new role as an incubator of eyewear and eyecare technology, VSP Global
has gifted $500,000 to The Ohio State University College of Optometry, creating the “VSP Global Technology and Innovation Endowed Fund.”
Friday, May 22, 2015 12:18 AM
NEW YORK—Women’s influence in optical is undeniable and today, more women than ever before are playing vital roles at all levels of our industry. In retailing, wholesaling, product design, manufacturing, distribution and vision care and managed care, talented women are shaping the direction of the companies and organizations they work for, and, in many cases, lead.
Friday, May 22, 2015 12:15 AM
, which develops software that connects smart glasses and other types of wearables to enterprises, has published a “Periodic Table of Wearable Technology” on Wearable Insider.com.