SCENE + HEARD: Meetings Vision Expo West to Welcome New Exhibitors and Segments to Dynamic Show Floor By Staff Monday, August 7, 2023 12:27 AM ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Today, The Vision Council and RX, the two organizers of Vision Expo, announced new exhibitors, brand participants and exhibitor segments for Vision Expo West 2023, which is scheduled to take place September 27-30 at the Venetian Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas. “We are thrilled to share the mounting enthusiasm that is building around this year’s Vision Expo West,” said Fran Pennella, vice president of Vision Expo at RX and co-organizer of Vision Expo. “With just under two months until the show, over 330 companies have already committed to participate and approximately 100 are exhibiting at Vision Expo for the first time. This growing demand underscores the value and desire of being part of a not-to-be missed 2023 experience.” Show organizers said, “Vision Expo West presents an opportunity that no professional in the eyewear and eyecare industry should miss. The remarkable combination of both new and returning exhibitors is driving a palpable sense of excitement. This unique blend of novelty and consistency signals that Vision Expo West is more vibrant and stronger than ever.” "We are thrilled to welcome back many familiar faces and introduce an impressive number of new exhibitors to Vision Expo West,” said Ashley Mills, CEO of The Vision Council. “The richness and diversity of our exhibitor base illustrates the resilience of our industry and the excitement building for this year’s event. We anticipate a dynamic and successful show in September." Joining other companies who are returning to the show, such as, EssilorLuxottica, Safilo, VSP Vision, Marcolin, L’Amy, Lafont, Etnia Barcelona and Carl Zeiss are new brands including: Zenni OpticalCaroline AbramRadius XRUjett This year’s Vision Expo West will also feature new and returning exhibitor segments in Ocular Aesthetics and Audiology from companies such as: MAICO DiagnosticsBlephExDejavi InnovationMDelite LaserAvologiOptometric Aesthetics Additionally, within The Suites neighborhood—a predominantly appointment-based setting comprised of luxury fashion houses and located within select suites at The Venetian—a sampling of new and returning brand participants include: Kering EyewearDe Rigo REMic! berlinGarrett LeightMarchonStudio OptyxBaumvisionMorelInspecs Group PLC “We are continuing to build out a robust program to ensure that Vision Expo West is the ultimate convergence of ophthalmic excellence, where eyecare meets eyewear and the industry unites to shape the future of vision,” said Mitch Barkley, vice president of Trade Shows and Events at The Vision Council. “These new exhibitors and brands will help to further diversify the experience for attendees, and we’re excited to welcome them.” To register for Vision Expo West, click here. To learn more about exhibiting at Vision Expo West, contact Greg Scott, portfolio sales director for Vision Expo, at email@example.com.