Friday, May 13, 2016 12:21 AM
CHARENTON-LE-PONT, France—At Essilor’s
annual general meeting, shareholders approved the appointment of Henrietta H. Fore and Annette Messemer, as new independent members of the board of directors.
Monday, May 2, 2016 12:30 AM
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.—The VSP Global
board of directors named Daniel L. Mannen, OD, FAAO, as chairman of the board for a two-year term.
Monday, February 29, 2016 12:18 AM
ST. PAUL, Minn.—The Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology
(JCAHPO) has appointed Wade Delk as the executive director of the Center for Organizational Management (CFOM), an association management company (AMC), and as JCAHPO’s director of public affairs.
Monday, February 22, 2016 12:21 AM
, based here, announced that Mildred Curtis and Jon Dymit have been elected to its board of directors. They replace recent retirees Al Willenbring, Craig Giles and Mark Parker.
Friday, November 20, 2015 12:23 AM
EMERYVILLE, Calif.—NovaBay Pharmaceuticals
(NYSE MKT: NBY) reported total net sales of $1.2 million for the third quarter ending Sept. 30, 2015, up from $152,000 for the third quarter of 2014.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 12:24 AM
ST. LOUIS—The American Board of Optometry
(ABO) has named James Vaught, OD, interim executive director.
Monday, October 12, 2015 12:21 AM
CHICAGO—The National Association of Vision Care Plans
(NAVCP) has named MESVision CEO Aspasia Shappet chairwoman after the board’s vote of confidence at its annual strategic planning meeting held here last month.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 12:18 AM
NASHVILLE—Sandy Brown, a licensed optician practicing in Kentucky, was elected president of the Opticians Association of America
(OAA) at the organization’s recent OptiCon conference.
Monday, July 27, 2015 7:00 AM
NEW YORK—With increasing frequency, I am called by a client company or a prospective client to ask about the rights of employees to wear religious articles at work. After a brief discussion, I inform them that employers cannot generally enforce a policy prohibiting employees from wearing articles of religious importance at work.
Thursday, July 23, 2015 10:30 AM
SAN DIEGO—Carl Zeiss Vision Inc.
announced today that Jens Boy will become its new president and head of the North American organization of the Zeiss Vision Care business group, effective August 1.
Monday, July 20, 2015 1:26 PM
NEW YORK—U.S. small businesses have not followed the same path of bigger firms by starting to self-insure their medical benefits to avoid the costs of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), according to recent research findings by the nonprofit Employee Benefit Research Institute
Friday, July 3, 2015 12:27 AM
SOMERVILLE, N.J.—Marcolin USA
announced that Ben Wolf has been appointed senior vice president of sales for the optical channel, reporting to CEO Fabrizio Gamberini.
Friday, July 3, 2015 12:24 AM
FORT WORTH, Texas—Alcon
appointed Jim Di Filippo as the new head for Alcon U.S. Surgical, filling the position held by Seba Leoni, who was appointed to the new role of global head, surgical suite, Alcon Global Franchise.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 12:24 AM
AALEN, Germany—Matthias Metz, PhD, a member of the executive board of Carl Zeiss AG, takes over the leadership of Carl Zeiss Vision International GmbH