Nominations to Recognize Outstanding Optometry Professionals At SECO

ATLANTA, GA — October, 2017 — SECO International is pleased to announce that SECO, the world’s leading annual conference providing the ophthalmic industry outstanding educational opportunities since 1924, issued a call for nominations for recognition of outstanding optometric professionals and announced the availability of MedPRO360 education … [Read more...]

OptiCon® to Join Vision Expo Starting in 2018

Alexandria, VA – October, 2017 –Vision Expo and OptiCon® have announced a partnership to bring the industry’s premier opticianry and contact lens fitters education program to the largest gathering of eyewear and eyecare professionals in the Americas. Announced today at the 2017 OptiCon Conference in Lake Buena Vista, FL, OptiCon will officially … [Read more...]

Vision Expo West 2017 Best Exhibitor Booth Contest Winners

Vision Expo has announced the winners of the Best Booth Contest. Winning booths were voted on by Show attendees, who casted ballots for their favorite exhibitor booth in each of two categories: ‘most creative booth design’ and ‘best use of technology’. The winner in the category of “Most Creative Booth Design” is: Article One, Booth … [Read more...]

Early Reports At VisionExpo West 2017

Alexandria, VA – September, 2017 – Preliminary reports indicate strong sales across the show floor and a record amount of social media activity as the industry returns from Vision Expo West 2017 in Las Vegas. Crowded events and buying activity remind exhibitors and attendees alike why Vision Expo is the premier destination for shopping and … [Read more...]

Vision Expo West 2017 x Women’s Wear Daily

Livestreaming events on the show floor offer exhibitor opportunities for increased brand exposure Alexandria, VA – August, 2017 – International Vision Expo West announced today that it has partnered with Women’s Wear Daily (WWD), the daily media of record and authority of the global fashion, retail and beauty communities, to bring greater … [Read more...]

Vision Expo West Announces New Partnership with Google

Alexandria, VA – August, 2017 – International Vision Expo West has announced exclusive events for eyecare providers featuring a series of digital marketing talks from Google Campaign Strategist Brandon Lawlor and Premier Partner Marketing4ECPs. The free 20-minute sessions—which will take place Thursday through Saturday, September 14–16, in a … [Read more...]

Vision Expo West Expands Boutique and Luxury Eyewear Exhibitors

New exhibitors and upgraded booths in the Galleria and the Suites make Vision Expo the largest showcase of independent eyewear designers all under one roof Alexandria, VA – August, 2017 – International Vision Expo West 2017 has confirmed an increase in exhibitors and expansion of many existing exhibitor booths in the trendsetting Galleria on the … [Read more...]

How To Use The Lensmeter – Complete Pair Single Vision Verification

In this week's optician training, learn to use the lensmeter to start the verification process on a complete pair of mounted, single vision, spherocylinder lenses. The lesson covers verifying the lens sphere power, cylinder power, axis and PD. The Learn the Lensmeter kits are available for OpticianWorks Total Access members to check out. … [Read more...]

Registration Opened For International Vision Expo West 2017

Alexandria, VA – June, 2017 * – Registration opened, June 12, for *International Vision Expo West 2017 at the Sands Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV (Education: Sept. 13–16; Exhibition: Sept 14 –16). This year’s event will bring together an expansive showcase of designer eyewear fashions, the latest in medical innovation, and over 320 … [Read more...]

Optical Training Vision: What is Toric Transposition?

Many years ago John Seeger launched his Optician Works website along with a series of Optician Training Videos. Several years ago he merged with LaramyK optical lab in which he with LaramyK has re-started his Optician Training Videos. The Videos can be seen on LaramyK YouTube Channel. One of the latest videos is on What Is Toric Transposition … [Read more...]

Free Frames At Vision Expo East 2017

Don't forget your business cards and be sure to go see Silhouette at Booth #2721 at Vision Expo East 2017 to enter a drawing for FREE Silhouette Frames.. Silhouette will showing all their other collections along with a few show specials. … [Read more...]

Signed (Randy Jackson) Guitars and (Shaquille) Basketballs At VEE17

Zyloware has a lot going on at Vision Expo East 2017. Raffles, Free Stuff and other show specials! For Basketball Fans this is  your chance to win a Basketball autographed by Shaquille O'Neal on Friday March 31st. For Musicians on Saturday April 1st, Zyloware is giving away an Authentic Randy Jackson Guitar sing by Randy Jackson. Sunday … [Read more...]

Celebrity Watch: Lisa Loeb At Vision Expo East 2017

Nominated Grammy award singer Lisa Loeb will be making her appearance again at Vision Expo East 2017. She will be at the Classique Eyewear's new booth G843 on Friday, March 31 from 1 to 4:30. For those who like music, she is a sweetheart and a not to miss celebrity. In addition, Classique will be launching several new collections and a superb … [Read more...]

Meet The Jimmy Crystal Designer At Vision Expo East

A&A Optical announces an in-booth product demonstration at the International Vision Expo & Conference at the Javits Convention Center in New York on Friday, March 31, 2017, 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. Attendees are invited to discover the Shine and meet and greet with Product Development Manager and Frame Designer, Walter Roth of Jimmy Crystal  at … [Read more...]

Party Time At WileyX To Celebrate 30 Years At VEE 2017

Wiley X®, Inc. is celebrating 30 years in business in 2017, and the company has several special activities planned to mark the occasion during the upcoming Vision Expo East, March 31-April 2 at New York City’s Javits Center.  Key among these special activities will be a 30th Anniversary Champagne & Wine Happy Hour on Saturday, April 1 from … [Read more...]