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
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.
Monday, May 18, 2015 12:19 AM
BLUFFTON, Ohio—Services will be held here on Wednesday May 20 for Lynn (Lynnita) Swank Millay, 74, a long-time LensCrafters/Luxottica Retail executive, who passed away on May 14.
Friday, May 15, 2015 12:15 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.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 12:15 AM
DALLAS—Essilor of America
announced the recipients of the 2015 Varilux Student Grant Awards, a competition among optometry students. This year, 16 students were awarded $1,000 each in grant money from Varilux, and from those winners, one national award was given.
Monday, May 11, 2015 12:24 AM
SYLMAR, Calif.—Second Sight Medical Products
(NASDAQ:EYES), which markets the Argus II retinal prosthesis, is expanding its management team with the addition of Anthony “Tony” Moses, who has been named commercial vice president, Americas, and James “Jim” Miller, who has been appointed director of manufacturing, a newly created position.
Friday, May 08, 2015 11:15 AM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — VSP Global announced a CEO leadership transition plan today and said that Jim McGrann, current VSP Vision Care president, has been appointed president and CEO of VSP Global, effective Oct. 1, 2015.
Friday, May 08, 2015 12:18 AM
PADOVA, Italy—Kering Eyewear has appointed Fernando Silva to the position of vice president of sales for North America for the three Os and optical key accounts, effective immediately.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 12:18 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—After eight years with The Vision Council
, Jeff Endres, senior director of technical services and lens processing technology division liaison, will be leaving the organization in June to become vice president of operations for Shamir Insight.
Monday, May 04, 2015 12:27 AM
PORT CHESTER, N.Y.—Zyloware Eyewear
has announced the addition of Carlos Camargo as director of sales for Zyloware Latin America.
Monday, May 04, 2015 12:21 AM
LAS VEGAS—At the 45th Annual Meeting of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development
(COVD), six members were awarded for their contribution to developmental optometry at the awards luncheon on April 17, 2015.