Monday, January 12, 2015 12:30 AM
LAS VEGAS—Wearable technology, including smart watches, fitness monitors and smart glasses, took its place among the shining stars of this year’s
, which wrapped up here on Friday.
Friday, December 12, 2014 12:21 AM
NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Now in its third year, the
Seeing is Believing
virtual conference (SiB 2015) is returning with 20 COPE-approved CE credits for Jan. 28 to 29, 2015, 12 pm-7 pm EST.
Friday, October 17, 2014 3:00 PM
DANA POINT, Calif.—Four days of workshops, product experience, buying sessions, a Roaring '20s party and Oakley VIP DAYS Golf Classic comprised this year's Oakley VIP Days here Oct. 6-10 at the Laguna Hills Resort & Spa. The sessions brought together 40 Oakley sales reps and staff with 160 people from 67 accounts around the country.
Monday, September 29, 2014 4:00 PM
LAS VEGAS—Technology impacting the optical environment seems to be moving faster than we can keep up with it. Ultimately, though, it comes down to what it's always been about, improving the customer experience.
Monday, September 15, 2014 12:00 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The 2014 Optical Lab Division meeting will once again be held in conjunction with the continuing education and exhibits at International Vision Expo West, Sept. 17 to 20, in the newly renovated Sands Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas.
Friday, September 05, 2014 12:15 AM
SAN DIEGO—A benefit concert to celebrate the life of the late Darryl Meister, an optical authority who made vast contributions to the industry, will be held during Vision Expo West in Las Vegas to benefit his children’s educations. The event, “Music for the Meister,” will be held Friday, September 19 from 9:00 pm to midnight in the Lido Ballroom on the 3rd floor of the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas.
Monday, September 01, 2014 12:18 AM
PHILADELPHIA—Ilaria Urbanati, fashion stylist for several of today’s hottest celebrities, captured the attention of women ODs who attended the first live event presented by Women In Optometry (WO) magazine at the historic Union League in Philadelphia on June 27.
Monday, September 01, 2014 12:17 AM
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.—Professional golfers at the Meijer LPGA Classic here last month had their visual-motor skills evaluated by a group of sports-minded eyecare practitioners known as “The A Team” High Performance Vision Associates
Monday, August 18, 2014 12:10 AM
MORRISTOWN, N.J.—In celebration of the accomplishments of the New Jersey Special Olympics athletes, the Morris Museum presents Portrait of An Athlete: Special Olympics of New Jersey & United States Paralympics, June 12 through Nov. 16, 2014, sponsored by Safilo Group.
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.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 4:30 PM
VERNON, Calif.—BCBG recently celebrated 25 years of style by opening
its headquarters, based here, to the public to unveil its “Living the
Bon Chic Life Anniversary Retrospective” exhibition.
Friday, May 16, 2014 10:00 AM
WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif.–On April 13, John Varvatos celebrated the 11th
Annual Stuart House Benefit, presented by the Chrysler brand, at his Los
Angeles boutique. The event, hosted by actors Amy Adams and Darren Le
Gallo, closed Melrose Avenue at Robertson in the heart of West Hollywood
to raise $939,000 for Stuart House, the UCLA Rape Treatment Center's
program serving sexually abused children.
Monday, May 12, 2014 12:24 AM
MADISON, Wis.—On the weekend of May 3, 2014, eyecare professionals and families across the country celebrated the third annual
Great Glasses Play Day
(GGPD), an initiative that began here in 2012 to bolster the
self-esteem of kids who wear glasses and to connect and encourage
children who wear glasses or are otherwise visually impaired.