Monday, February 20, 2017 12:21 AM
FRISCO, Texas—Services will be held on Saturday, Feb. 25 for Rick Holt, 51, who passed away on Jan. 25 after a long battle with cancer.
Friday, February 17, 2017 12:27 AM
DALLAS—The Optical Women’s Association
(OWA) heads into its 20th year of celebrating and promoting the achievements of women in the optical industry with two events in New York City—a Champagne Breakfast and Star Awards celebration, and an invitation-only VIP OWA Annual Star Award Ceremony & Networking Event.
Friday, February 17, 2017 12:24 AM
HEALDSBURG, Calif.—Services and a celebration of his life and contributions were held here earlier this month for Jerry Lieblein, OD, a well-known optometric practitioner, author, mentor and co-founder of OD Excellence
, an optometric alliance group. Lieblein, 82, passed away on Jan. 28 after a long illness.
Friday, February 17, 2017 12:15 AM
ORLANDO, Fla.—With a dawn-to-dusk agenda and a top-notch selection of speakers, the recent Transitions Academy featured a robust program of events and education for the 650-plus attendees who participated.
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 12:24 AM
has recognized 10 eyecare practices across the U.S as 2017’s Best Practices
, the company announced. This new class of honorees was chosen after a nationwide search for eyecare practices that advance the profession through innovation, industry leadership and patient experience.
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 12:18 AM
LIVERMORE, Calif.—Wiley X
said Frank Rescigna has joined the company as SVP of sales.
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 12:27 AM
(NYSE: AGN) this week announced the launch of its “See America” campaign, a new U.S.-focused initiative to fight preventable blindness and to advocate for making vision health “a priority for all Americans.”
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 12:15 AM
FULLERTON, Calif.—Colleagues and friends of Dr. Harue Marsden, a well-known optometric educator, will celebrate her life and accomplishments at a service this Friday at the Plummer Auditorium on the campus of Marshall B. Ketchum University
Friday, February 3, 2017 1:45 PM
MASON, Ohio—Pete Bridgman, who has been general manager of LensCrafters
within the Luxottica Retail North America group, will be leaving the company, VMail
Friday, February 3, 2017 12:18 AM
CINCINNATI, Ohio—E-Z Pack
, a leading packaging company for the optical industry, has announced the acquisition of Patron Graphics, a Covington, Ky.-based graphic arts company, and relocated the business and its equipment to the E-Z Pack facility in Cincinnati.
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 12:24 AM
ORLANDO, Fla.—The 21st annual Transitions Academy came to a close Tuesday night with great fanfare as Transitions Optical
recognized top performing partners from the U.S., Canada and Latin America during a closing dinner and presentation of its Transitions Innovation Awards. The awards were presented to optical retailers and ECPs across five categories, and the winners were selected from a field of three finalists in each category.