Silmo Names 2022 Silmo d’Or Awards Jury President

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Monday, August 8, 2022 12:24 AM PARIS—Silmo has named Jun Gobron the 2022 Silmo d’Or Awards jury president. Gobron is an interior architect and designer with an economic sciences degree from the Free University of Brussels.

Art Optical Announces Specialty Contact Lens Student/Resident Travel Grant Program for 2023

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Monday, August 8, 2022 12:18 AM GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.—Art Optical Contact Lens Inc., a leading provider of custom contact lenses, has announced a travel grant opportunity for optometry students and residents for 2023. As a dedicated supporter of optometric education and to encourage students with an interest in specialty contact lenses, Art Optical will award up to six travel grants, valued at $750 each, to attend a specialty contact lens meeting.

Dr. Marvin R. Poston Leadership Award Presented to Five Exemplary Optometry Students

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 12:24 AM RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.—VSP Vision and the National Optometric Association (NOA) have recognized five students with the 2022 Dr. Marvin R. Poston Leadership Award.

Accessories Council Celebrates 26th Annual Ace Awards, Honors LensCrafters and Victor Glemaud

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 12:27 AM NEW YORK—On August 1, the Accessories Council hosted the 26th annual ACE Awards at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City honoring individuals and companies who have furthered the awareness and use of accessories, and celebrate the accomplishments of the industry.

Ultimate Partners: A Special 20/20 and Vision Monday Section Celebrates Readers' Nominations of Outstanding 2022 Business Support Partners

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 12:18 AM NEW YORK—Vision Monday and 20/20 Magazine asked their readers to share their choices for great business support partners in another challenging business year, via the Ultimate Partners program. Readers were asked to recall when they were facing a critical challenge, in 2021 and into this year, and to salute the business partner who showed up at the right moment to reshape that problem into an opportunity or name which supplier (or representative) came to the rescue with valuable new solutions.

Vision Monday to Celebrate 20 Years of Most Influential Women in Optical at Special Vision Expo West Event

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 12:15 AM NEW YORK—Vision Monday will host a special event during Vision Expo West in Las Vegas celebrating the 20th Anniversary of its Most Influential Women Annual Issue. The event, which will take place at The Venetian Las Vegas at noon on Sept. 16, 2022, will highlight the expanding influence of women throughout all sectors of the industry and eyecare community, including honorees from this year and prior years.

VM Celebrates 20 Years of Most Influential Women in Optical Special Report

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022 12:27 AM The release this week of Vision Monday's 2022 Most Influential Women in Optical Special Report, our 20th annual installment of this Special Report, is cause for celebration as well as reflection.

Vision Monday to Celebrate 20 Years of Most Influential Women in Optical at Special Vision Expo West Event

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Wednesday, July 27, 2022 12:21 AM NEW YORK—Vision Monday will host a special event during Vision Expo West in Las Vegas celebrating the 20th Anniversary of its Most Influential Women Annual Issue. The event, which will take place at The Venetian Las Vegas at noon on Sept. 16, 2022, will highlight the expanding influence of women throughout all sectors of the industry and eyecare community, including honorees from this year and prior years.

Silmo Announces Nominees for First Ever Optical Design Contest

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Tuesday, July 26, 2022 12:15 AM PARIS—Silmo Paris has announced the nominees for its Optical Design Contest. Silmo launched the contest earlier this year, as reported by VMAIL.

National Vision Supports National Optometric Student Association Members With $7,000 in Scholarships

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Thursday, July 21, 2022 12:21 AM DULUTH, Ga.—National Vision Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: EYE), has announced the winners of its 2022 National Optometric Student Association (NOSA) scholarships, awarding $7,000 to the next generation of optometrists.

Accessories Council Launches Entries Process for 4th Annual Design Excellence Awards

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Thursday, July 7, 2022 12:24 AM NEW YORK—The Accessories Council has launched its 4th annual Design Excellence Awards (DEW), which celebrate outstanding new and innovative products offering finalists and winners an exciting platform to celebrate their products.

VSP Vision Names First-Ever Winner of VSP Premier Program Student Business Challenge

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Friday, July 1, 2022 12:21 AM RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.—VSP Vision named optometry student Makayla Warden from Kentucky College of Optometry as the winner of the first-ever VSP Premier Program Student Business Challenge.

Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry Announces Special Recognition Award Recipients

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Tuesday, June 28, 2022 12:18 AM ROCKVILLE, Maryland—The Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry (ASCO) has announced the recipients of the 2022 Special Recognition Awards.

Silhouette Wins Three Red Dot Design Awards, Including Best of the Best Award

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Tuesday, June 28, 2022 12:15 AM NEW YORK—Silhouette has won three awards at the 2022 Red Dot Design Awards. Three models from the current Silhouette sunglasses collection received awards: the limited Special Edition Futura Dot, the New York Sky collection and the Fisher Island model, which received the Best of the Best Award. Awarded for pioneering design, the Best of the Best Award is the highest honor in the Red Dot Design Awards. Silhouette’s Fisher Island model, which received the award, is a rimless women’s sun style that is light and intricately designed.