Friday, August 15, 2014 12:18 AM
LONDON—The optomap Eye-Q Quiz sponsored by Optos PLC (LSE:OPTS) invites everyone to test their knowledge of eye health while supporting a good cause.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 12:15 AM
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla.—In keeping with its commitment to making a positive impact on local communities, ABB Optical Group, a leading distributor of optical products, has launched a signature annual grants program to support non-profit organizations nominated by eyecare professionals nationwide.
Wednesday, August 06, 2014 12:27 AM
DALLAS—Bill C. Benedict, an entrepreneur who founded several successful optical laboratories and was an influential force in the eyewear industry, passed away Aug. 3 of congestive heart failure at his home in Farmers Branch, Texas. He was 88 years-old.
Friday, August 01, 2014 12:18 AM
NEW YORK –
The Accessories Council
, a not-for-profit dedicated to nurturing accessory design, will honor 20/20 Magazine
with its annual Hall of Fame Award.
Monday, July 21, 2014 12:30 AM
LAVAL, Quebec—Dr. Francis Jean, 56, founder and president of Canada’s
IRIS The Visual Group
, passed away suddenly last week.
Monday, July 21, 2014 12:00 AM
When Nate Bonilla-Warford, OD, owner of Bright Eyes Family Vision Care
on the west side of Tampa, Fla. set his eyes on a second practice on
Tampa’s east side, he had an instinct it would have to convey “no
grownups allowed”—or in his words, be a “non-threatening, fun and
comfortable” environment for young kids to receive specialized eyecare.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 12:21 AM
KINGWOOD, Texas—The Vision Source-sponsored “New Graduate Personal &
Professional Success Contest” invites readers to post their best
practice management pearl on
for a chance to win one of three FitBit Flex wireless activity and sleep wristbands.
Sunday, July 06, 2014 12:36 AM
Opticians Association of America’s
(OAA) “Great American Optician Video Contest” has named four celebrity
judges and postponed the deadline for submissions until Friday July 18,
Monday, June 30, 2014 12:24 AM
CHICAGO—The Seventh Annual Prevent Blindness Swing Fore Sight Golf
Tournament, held in conjunction with Vision Expo West, will take place
on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, at the Spanish Trail Country Club in Las
Friday, June 27, 2014 12:15 AM
LOGANVILLE, Ga.—Tom Bittles, a veteran optical laboratory executive, passed away on June 23 at age 67.