NEW YORK—Vision Monday and 20/20 Magazine are hosting the 15th annual EyeVote Readers' Choice Awards to identify the optical industry’s favorite products and companies this year. These two Jobson Medical Information publications are teaming up once again this fall to get readers’ opinions by asking optical retailers and ECPs to identify their favorite products in 23 distinct categories, but time is running out—nominations will close on Oct. 24 at 11:59 p.m. Categories include: optical frames, spectacle lenses, sunglasses, sustainable materials for frames, sustainable materials for sunglasses, Rx sun lenses, contact lenses, optical equipment for wholesale prescription labs, optical supplies, ECP/retail in-office lab equipment, diagnostic instruments, practice management software, EHR software, online ordering website, patient engagement systems, dispensing/measuring fitting systems, online and social media marketing services, PPE, contactless dispensing devices, virtual try-on tools, telehealth solution , social purpose missions and, new this year, low vision & assistive technology. Selected companies for each category will be chosen based on both brand and company choices supplied by readers.

It only takes a few minutes to cast your vote, which entitles you to a chance to win a $500 American Express gift card or one of two runner up prizes of $100 American Express gift cards. Voting for EyeVote is officially open and will take place through Oct. 24, when the nominations will close at 11:59 p.m. EST.

Only votes from ECPs, optical retail managers and lab executives/managers will be counted. The link for the 2023 EyeVote Readers' Choice Awards survey is posted here.