Friday, September 16, 2022 12:21 AM
LARGO, Fla.—Optical software company Ocuco
, has named Clodagh Nic Canna as chief product officer. Already a crucial part of Ocuco's corporate management team, Nic Canna has been leading the product development department for the past 12 years.
Thursday, September 15, 2022 12:27 AM
CHICAGO—Former RevolutionEHR co-founder and chief technology officer (CTO) Jim Schneider has joined RevCycle Partners
as CTO. Schneider will lead the design and build out of a comprehensive RCM (Revenue Cycle Management) portal to support RevCycle Partners’ rapidly growing team.
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 12:15 AM
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.—Turn Biotechnologies
announced that Albert Wu, MD, PhD, will oversee its development of ophthalmic therapeutic products as an advisor to the company.
Friday, August 26, 2022 12:21 AM
NOVATO, Calif.—Online eyewear retailer Zenni
announced two new key hires to its C-suite to support the company’s continued growth.
Monday, August 22, 2022 12:18 AM
TAMPA, Fla.—Versea Holdings
, a health care company engaged in commercialization of innovative diagnostics, therapeutics, and health services, announced that Rob Sambursky, MD, has joined the company as president, effective August 5, 2022.
Monday, August 15, 2022 12:18 AM
PORTLAND, Ore.—Pacific Artisan Labs
and The Artisan Network have appointed Jim Day as executive vice president of sales and marketing. Based in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area, he will lead the network's growth and expansion throughout the U.S. Day has served in various cross-functional roles throughout the optical industry, focusing on advancing independent eyecare practices. He began his career with Hoya Vision Care
as their U.S. expansion began, operating in field sales, key and strategic account management, sales management, strategic partnerships and executive sales leadership roles.
Friday, July 29, 2022 12:15 AM
GAITHERSBURG, Md.—LKC Technologies
, a leader in the electroretinography device market, announces the hiring of two seasoned industry professionals to lead their strategic efforts to expand its foothold in the U.S. optometric market. With more than 2,000 devices in use throughout the world, LKC is poised to bring their handheld RETeval device to optometric practices to aid in the diagnosis and management sight-stealing diseases. Gary VanMatre was appointed vice president, U.S. sales, and will lead a geographically dispersed U.S. team of senior sales representatives, all with extensive optometric experience.
Friday, July 8, 2022 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—The fourth annual Women In Optometry
Women’s Leadership Conference is set for Tuesday, Oct. 25, in San Diego and will feature lively discussions and presentations from optometric leaders on how and why change is transformative and not simply disruptive.
Wednesday, June 15, 2022 12:21 AM
SEATTLE, BOSTON and TOKYO—Aurion Biotech
has appointed Michael Goldstein, MD, MBA, as president and chief medical officer.
Monday, June 13, 2022 12:18 AM
KIBBUTZ SHAMIR, Israel—In late May, just ahead of a celebration to mark the 50th anniversary of Shamir Optical Industry
, Vision Monday
met with leaders of the company at their corporate headquarters here. In exclusive, wide ranging video interviews, three of Shamir’s top executives—Yagen Moshe, CEO and president, Raanan Naftalovich, CEO and president of Shamir North America and Zohar Katzman, chief technical officer—discussed how the company has established and maintains its position as a vision technology innovator on a global scale.
Thursday, June 9, 2022 12:15 AM
TARRYTOWN, N.Y.—Visiox Pharma, LLC
has appointed two new executives, Ehsan Sadri, MD, FACS and Tom Mitro to its board of directors.
Monday, June 6, 2022 12:15 AM
EL SEGUNDO, Calif.—Kip Crecca, vice president of sales, North America at STAAR Surgical
has joined the Ocular Science
board of directors.
Friday, June 3, 2022 12:21 AM
OBERKOCHEN, Germany—The Zeiss Group
announced several changes to the executive board of Carl Zeiss AG. Dr. Matthias Metz, member of the executive board of Carl Zeiss AG and responsible for the Zeiss Consumer Markets segment, including Zeiss Vision Care, will switch to BSH Hausgerate GmbH, Munich.
Friday, May 27, 2022 12:24 AM
SAN RAMON, Calif.—CooperVision
, a leader in myopia management, has announced expanded roles for two prominent researchers, reinforcing the company’s commitment to combatting myopia, a chronic, progressive disease growing in both prevalence and severity.
Friday, May 20, 2022 12:30 AM
TARRYTOWN, N.Y.—Visiox Pharma, LLC.
, a privately funded biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of ophthalmic therapeutics, has appointed Ryan S. Bleeks as chief executive officer.