Jobson Relocates to Midtown Manhattan

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Monday, September 26, 2016 12:24 AM NEW YORK—Jobson Optical Group has made a historic move. After 25 years in Soho, Jobson has relocated to 440 9th Ave., New York, N.Y. 10001, between 34th and 35th Streets, just blocks from the Jacob Javits Center where Vision Expo East is held each Spring.

Carl Zeiss Meditec Appoints Chang to Lead Global Sales for Ophthalmic Devices

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Thursday, September 15, 2016 12:21 AM DUBLIN, Calif., and JENA, Germany—Carl Zeiss Meditec, which in August consolidated its ophthalmic diagnostic and surgical business into a single business unit (global ophthalmic devices), has named Andrew Ihan Chang to lead the global sales organization for this newly consolidated group.

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Monday, August 29, 2016 1:00 PM CINCINNATI—Ronald Cooke, Jr. will be joining Diversified Ophthalmics, Inc., and the ECP Network, as executive vice president, according to Dr. Ronald F. Cooke, chairman of the board and CEO of Diversified Ophthalmics, Inc.

Alcon Appoints Dr. JeanMarie Davis to Lead U.S. Vision Care Professional Relations

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Monday, August 22, 2016 12:21 AM FORT WORTH—Alcon, a division of Novartis, announced that JeanMarie Davis, OD, FAAO, has been appointed as director of professional relations and practitioner partnerships as part of the U.S vision care professional affairs team.

Jason Dopheide Appointed Director of Sales for Morel Lunettes

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Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:21 AM WYCKOFF, N.J.—Morel Lunettes has appointed Jason Dopheide as its new director of sales. Dopheide joined the company in August and is responsible for leading Morel’s sales team.

Diversified Ophthalmics Names Ronald Cooke Jr. EVP

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Monday, August 15, 2016 12:30 AM CINCINNATI—Ronald Cooke, Jr. will be joining Diversified Ophthalmics, Inc., and the ECP Network, as executive vice president, according to Dr. Ronald F. Cooke, chairman of the board and CEO of Diversified Ophthalmics, Inc.

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Monday, August 15, 2016 12:00 AM JENA, Germany—James Mazzo will join Carl Zeiss Meditec as global president of ophthalmology with responsibility for the company’s new strategic business unit ophthalmology as well as Carl Zeiss Meditec’s U.S. sales and service center.

OWA Adds Luxottica’s Debra Bulken and Walman’s Lorinda Fraboni to Its Board of Directors

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Wednesday, August 10, 2016 12:21 AM DALLAS—The Optical Women’s Association has named Debra Bulken of Luxottica and Lorinda Fraboni of Walman, as their newest board members.

Adlens’ CEO, Michael Ferrara, to Retire

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Friday, August 5, 2016 12:27 AM OXFORD, U.K.—Adlens has announced that the company's CEO and executive chairman, Michael C. Ferrara, has decided to retire as an officer and director, effective Sept. 30. Ferrara will continue to counsel James Chen, Adlens’ co-founder, owner and new chairman, in the capacity of senior strategic advisor.

Luxury Optical Holdings Names Timothy Mayhew CEO, Outlines Strategic Growth Plan

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Monday, July 25, 2016 1:30 PM NEW YORK—Luxury Optical Holdings (LOH) announced today that it has named Timothy Mayhew as CEO, effective immediately.

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Monday, July 18, 2016 12:00 AM ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Industry veteran Mike Daley, chief executive officer of The Vision Council, has announced that he will retire in late 2016.

Maureen Cavanagh Named President to Succeed Heather Smith as President of OWA

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Friday, July 15, 2016 12:24 AM DALLAS—After serving the Optical Women’s Association (OWA) board for four years, Heather Smith has accepted a role outside the optical industry and, as a result, has resigned her position as OWA president.

VSP Global Announces the Promotion of Nicola Zotta as Marchon’s President

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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 9:00 AM RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.—VSP Global has announced the appointment of Nicola Zotta as president of Marchon Eyewear, effective June 1, 2016, following the retirement of Claudio Gottardi.

Ora Names David A. Hollander, MD, MBA, as Chief Medical Officer and SVP

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Monday, May 16, 2016 12:21 AM BOSTON, Mass.—Ora, Inc., a leading partner for ophthalmic pharmaceutical and device development, has appointed David A. Hollander, MD, MBA, as chief medical officer and senior vice president.
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