Wednesday, December 17, 2014 12:27 AM
DUBLIN, Ireland and IRVINE, Calif.—
announced the senior management team that it plans to lead the global pharmaceutical company following the successful close of the
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—The lead sponsor of the upcoming EyeRock concert,
, is making a holiday appeal to the industry to support EyeRock and its beneficiary, New Eyes for the Needy.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 12:21 AM
, an online educational resource center for optometric continuing education. Now available online are more than 50 hours of COPE-approved online CE, eight years and more than 1,000 hours of SECO audio course recordings, and three years of multimedia posters from SECO’s advanced learning center.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 12:18 AM
has announced the signing of a 20-year licensing agreement with Austrian designer Rudi Himmelfreundpointner for the eyewear manufacturing of the Robert Rüdger brand. Area98, in collaboration with the designer, will be in charge of design, production and worldwide distribution of this iconic Austrian eyewear brand.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 12:15 AM
SOUTHBRIDGE, Mass.—The Opticians Association of Massachusetts celebrated its 75th anniversary at its fall meeting in this historic city of the American Optical Company and the Optical Heritage Museum. View the slideshow of the event
to see who attended the festivities.
Monday, December 15, 2014 12:30 AM
NEW YORK—Vision Monday’s
eagerly anticipated 2014 Most Influential Women in Optical is now available on
Monday, December 15, 2014 12:27 AM
THE WOODLANDS, Texas—
Vision Trends, Inc.
, a national alliance of independent optometrists, has hired vision industry veteran, Troy Hall, as chief operating officer.
Monday, December 15, 2014 12:24 AM
MELVILLE, N.Y.—Marchon Eyewear, Inc. has named Adriano De Sandre as managing director, Marchon Italy, effective January 2015.
Monday, December 15, 2014 12:21 AM
Local Eye Site
, the leading provider of job search and online recruitment services for the eyecare industry, will host the first online career fair for eyecare professionals, called
Local Eye Site LIVE!
, in February.
Monday, December 15, 2014 12:18 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—Lukas Ruecker, president of EyeMed, the managed care company which is a division of Luxottica Group, along with other members of the EyeMed leadership team, will be the feature guest on the Dec. 17 edition of the “Power Hour.”
Monday, December 15, 2014 12:15 AM
NEW YORK—There is nothing like some quality tunes to get you in a good mood. In this week’s edition,
Bold Face: On Rotation
, VM features three divas who can definitely be counted on for some superior music and spectacular sunwear style from Marchon, Sama and Etnia Barcelona.
Friday, December 12, 2014 12:27 AM
NEW YORK—Vision Monday
and 20/20 Magazine
are pleased to announce the selections in the 6th annual EyeVote Readers’ Choice Awards, a special survey aimed at identifying readers’ favorite products and companies of the year.
Friday, December 12, 2014 12:24 AM
International Vision Expo & Conference
will once again host the Global Contact Lens Forum (GCLF), which reflects “the organization's commitment to the delivery of quality education focused on the latest scientific content with critical business strategies related to contact lenses,” an announcement said.
Friday, December 12, 2014 12:21 AM
NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Now in its third year, the
Seeing is Believing
virtual conference (SiB 2015) is returning with 20 COPE-approved CE credits for Jan. 28 to 29, 2015, 12 pm-7 pm EST.