Ways for ECP’s to Attend Transitions Academy 2017

NEW YORK, April, 2016 – To meet demand and expand the audience of Transitions Academy attendees, Transitions Optical, Inc. is providing four ways for interested industry professionals to attend the 21st annual Transitions Academy, held January 29 – February 1, 2017 in Orlando. “For twenty years, Transitions Academy has been a forum for us to … [Read more...]

Signet Armorlite Crowns Winners of Kodak Lens Contest

Signet Armorlite, Inc. will crown the winners of the recent KODAK Lens “Big Apples” contest at Vision Expo East 2016.  The exciting “Big Apples” contest was open to Independent Eye Care Professionals (ECPs) and took place September 1 – December 31, 2015.  Over 180 ECPs participated in the 4-month contest and three first place prize winners were … [Read more...]

ClearVision’s Selfie Social Contest at Vision Expo East: #CVOatVEE

Ready for your close up? Visit ClearVision Optical at Vision Expo East Booth #4520 for a selfie social  party! You’ll feel like a celebrity when you step up to the ClearVision step & repeat backdrop and take a photo at our Selfie Kiosk! Take pics by yourself, with your friends, or with your favorite ClearVision sales consultant. You’ll be able … [Read more...]

NEW Seiko Elite Program Launches

LEWISVILLE, TEXAS — Hoya Vision North America has launched Seiko Elite, a practice development program for eye care professionals: www.seikovision.com/elite‐benefits. Developed by eye care marketing specialists for eye care professionals, Seiko Elite is a comprehensive marketing, consulting and analytics program for all participating eye care … [Read more...]

Can’t Miss Optical Industry Events at Vision Expo East 2016

I can't believe it is here! Vision Expo East 2016. So many events... so little time. So much to see.. For a list of all events see the Vision Expo East Calendar. Celebrities appearances such as: Shaquille O'Neal will be at the Zyloware booth #4752, Jonathan Adler will be REM (#4852) Teenage Mutant Turtles @Nouveau Eyewear (#4020) Eye Rock is … [Read more...]

Eyewear Designers (edCFDA) Present New Designs At VEE16

Nine members of the prestigious Eyewear Designers of the Council of Fashion Designers of America (edCFDA) will present new eyewear designs at International Vision Expo during the first ever Eyewear Showcase on Friday, April 15, 2016 from 3:30pm - 5:00pm in the Galleria Lounge (Javits Center). “An exchange of energy!” – edCFDA spokesperson … [Read more...]

Vickie Fang OD Is The Winner Of VEE 2016 FREE Nites

We are proud to announce that Vickie Fang OD won the FREE Nites at Vision Expo East 2016. Dr. Fang practices in a Costco in Gaithersburg. The funny part about her job is someone thinks she is also a dentist online... ergo FREE samples from Colgate. She will never want for mini tubes of toothpaste and brushes!! Perfect for her trip to New … [Read more...]

Vision Expo East 2016 Announces Visionaries

Norwalk, CT (February, 2016) – Celebrating 30 years of contributions to the vision community, International Vision Expo & Conference announces its inaugural class of Visionaries, recognizing a new generation of change-makers. International Vision Expo launched its Visionaries campaign in 2015 to showcase the stories and achievements of … [Read more...]

Free Education: Younger Optics x Transitions Optical Launch Seminars

Torrance, January 2016- Eye Care Professionals across America are invited to attend two new seminars hosted by Transitions Optical and Younger Optics. The seminar tour, entitled the Younger/Transitions Technology Tour, is coming to twelve cities from March to June 2016. This evening event is free to attend for optical professionals. The first … [Read more...]

ECP’s Can Win Free Nights At Vision Expo East 2016! It’s Easy To Do

Are you an eyecare professional who wants to go to Vision Expo East 2016 in New York ? Would you like to win Three Free Hotel Nights* at Vision Expo East? It’s Easy To Win!!!  All you have to do is make a comment below and answer one of the following questions. 1.) Why you should win!  2.) Your favorite class or speaker or a class you want … [Read more...]

Enhanced Education At Vision Expo East 2016

International Vision Expo & Conference announces additions to its learning formats and expanded content for all eyecare professionals at Vision Expo East, held April 14-17, 2016 in New York, NY. Highlights include: Three new education tracks will offer content via condensed formats allowing on-the-go attendees to absorb information … [Read more...]

Don’t Forget Online CE: January 16 and 17 2016

What: CEwire2016 is the new virtual CE conference by ODwire.org, the largest online eyecare industry community for ECPs. Over 1,500 ODs attended CEwire2015, and tens of thousands of CE credits were earned, so don't miss your chance to participate in CEwire2016. When: CEwire2016 will be held live online on January 16th and 17th, 2016 from … [Read more...]

Malawi Optometry Association Holds Inaugural Meeting

Denver, CO: The Malawi Optometry Association (MOA) held its first meeting on 28 November 2015 at Kamuzu Central Hospital. There were 20 Optometrists and 5 Optometric Technicians in attendance. The meeting was yet another significant milestone in the development of Optometry in Malawi – located in Southern Africa - which now boasts a School of … [Read more...]

Registration Open For Vision Expo East 2016

Norwalk, CT (January 4, 2016) – Registration has opened for the 30th annual International Vision Expo & Conference East 2016, April 14-17 in New York, NY. (Education: April 14-17; Exhibition: April 15-17.) Throughout its 30-year history, International Vision Expo, in partnership with Reed Exhibitions, has supported efforts by The Vision … [Read more...]

Freebie Friday: Kodak Lens Patient Video For The Reception Room

As a benefit to independent ECPs, Signet Armorlite has produced a new waiting room video. Independent ECPs can use the video to educate and inform patients on the types of vision correction available in eyewear, as well as lens options. Benefits    Helps patients understand the value of their eyewear   Engages patients with a … [Read more...]