Monday, February 8, 2016 12:30 AM
ORLANDO, Fla.—Transitions Optical
climaxed its annual Transitions Academy meeting here with an awards ceremony to honor companies and individuals from the U.S. and Canada for their innovative efforts to support the Transitions brand over the past year.
Monday, February 8, 2016 12:27 AM
MELVILLE, N.Y.—Marchon Eyewear, Inc
. has announced additional strategic restructuring within its organization to focus on future growth, the company said.
Friday, February 5, 2016 12:15 AM
LINCOLN, Neb.—Susan M. Napolitano has joined Williams Group
as the company’s general counsel and vice president of wgTransitions
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 12:21 AM
MEMPHIS, Tenn.— Dr. J. Bart Campbell has been appointed vice president of academic affairs at Southern College of Optometry
. Campbell has been serving as interim VP since March 2015.
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 12:18 AM
BOCA RATON, Fla.—Herman (Hy) Schwartz, an optical industry veteran, died here on Jan. 31 at age 89.
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 12:15 AM
MIAMI, Fla.—Richard K. Parrish, II, MD, has been named editor-in-chief of the American Journal of Ophthalmology
(AJO), the nation’s oldest peer-reviewed scientific publication directed to ophthalmologists and visual science specialists.
Monday, February 1, 2016 12:27 AM
MELVILLE, N.Y.—Marchon Eyewear
announced that Thomas Burkhardt has joined the company in the newly created position of senior vice president global licensing and marketing.
Monday, February 1, 2016 12:15 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.— Full-time OD and mother, Dori Carlson, OD, will be the guest on the Feb. 3 edition of “The Power Hour,” the weekly broadcast hosted by Gary Gerber, OD, founder of The Power Practice
Friday, January 29, 2016 3:15 PM
announced that the company finished its 2015 fiscal year with strong momentum, and also said that Adil Khan, CEO for Markets, is leaving.
Friday, January 29, 2016 12:27 AM
ORLANDO, Fla.—As The Vision Council’s annual Executive Summit wraps up today, industry leaders gathered for executive level networking and heard about the latest trends in leadership development, economics and business strategies.
Friday, January 29, 2016 12:24 AM
OXFORD, U.K.—Adjustable focus eyewear maker Adlens
, based here, has announced a series of strategic appointments and promotions within its management team.
Friday, January 29, 2016 12:15 AM
, the volunteer eye health and safety organization, is requesting nominations for the Jenny Pomeroy Award for Excellence in Vision and Public Health.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 10:00 AM
BASEL, Switzerland—With sagging sales in its Alcon division, Novartis
has named a new CEO and is implementing a plan to strengthen its under-performing vision care business.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 12:22 PM
NEW YORK—Even as the recovery from the Great Recession brought corporate profits, most workers' salaries have marginally kept pace with inflation. As the nation continues to more closer to full employment and with layoffs near historical lows, there are prominent indicators suggesting that lower paid workers are starting to see some of the gains of the nearly 7 year-old recovery.
Friday, January 22, 2016 12:24 AM
ROSELLE, Ill.—Value eyewear manufacturer, Modern Optical International
, has introduced a new division, Summit Optical Supply, offering a variety of optical accessories and supplies, the company said.