Latest News VM’s 2017 ‘Most Influential Women’ Report Recognizes Diverse Talents of #WomenOfInfluence By Staff Monday, July 17, 2017 12:27 AM NEW YORK—2017 marks the 15th year of Vision Monday’s special signature report featuring the Most Influential Women in Optical and the latest honorees, #WomenOfInfluence are revealed today on VisionMonday.com.Since 2003, Vision Monday editors have sorted through thousands of nominations from VM readers and have recognized a diverse and talented roster of women in optical, pulling from the worlds of vision care, retailing, manufacturing, distribution, dispensing and designing. Including this year, Vision Monday has given out 625 honors to 589 women from nine different countries. Out of the 589 women we have honored, 32 women have been honored twice (and two were honored three times). Honorees have hailed from the U.S., France, Italy, Mexico Antigua, Australia, Canada, Puerto Rico and Canada. Alphabetical and year-by-year lists are posted on VM.com.