Vision Monday VMail Weekend

February 18 and 19, 2023|


Mido Sets the Stage for a Very Special Year of Eyewear

MILAN—Mido reestablished its place as a firmly international show this year, one not to be missed if you can help it. And with its return to an early February time slot (this year’s show ran from Saturday, February 4 through Monday, February 6), the show has also solidified its place in the trend cycle. Many will see the coming year’s trends fully fleshed out for the first time at Mido, creating a landscape of what the year ahead will have in store. From international business meetings to trend spotting, there’s no denying that Milan becomes the center of the eyewear world for a few days each February.
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In Case you Missed It - VMail's Top Stories of the Week

Latinos En Optometry established to support the Latino eyecare community; Three additional speakers complete the roster for VM's Leadership Summit; Bausch + Lomb appoints Brent Saunders as CEO and chair of the Board of Directors; ECPs’ gross revenue increased, Jobson Tracker says; and GMAC unveils 2023 board members all topped this week’s VMAIL news feed. Click on the headlines below to catch up on anything you might have missed.

Latinos En Optometry Is a New, Non-Profit Established to Support the Latino Eyecare Community

Three Additional Speakers Complete the Roster for VM's ‘Insight, Unseen’ Leadership Summit Program on March 15 in NYC

Bausch + Lomb Appoints Brent Saunders as Chief Executive Officer and Chair of the Board of Directors

The National Average for Gross Revenue at ECP Locations Increased for the Week of Feb. 6–12, Jobson’s Latest Practice Performance Tracker Shows

Global Myopia Awareness Coalition (GMAC) Unveils 2023 Board Members

Insta Pick - Noteworthy Posts From the People We Follow

Editor's Pick

Three Additional Speakers Complete the Roster for VM's ‘Insight, Unseen’ Leadership Summit Program on March 15 in NYC

NEW YORK—Three additional speakers will round out the now-final roster of the program for the upcoming VM Leadership Summit, "Insight, Unseen: How Leaders Uncover, Design and Scale Innovation" in New York. The day-long event for senior decision makers and influencers from throughout the optical industry and eyecare professions will be held on Wednesday, March 15 at The Times Center in New York City, prior to the start of Vision Expo East later that week. Details about registration, more in-depth speaker bios and other information is posted here. For the 2023 VM Leadership Summit, Platinum Sponsors include VSP Premier Program. Gold Sponsors include The Vision Council and Luna.
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VM's News Quiz

VM's News Quiz for the Week of Feb 12: Vision Expo’s Keynote Speaker, Protective Sports Eyewear and a New Role for Pharrell Williams

Did you follow the optical news this week? Take VM’s News Quiz to see how much you know. This week's quiz takes a look at Vision Expo’s keynote speaker, protective sports eyewear and a new role for Pharrell Williams.
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Tweet of the Week

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This adorable eyeglass holder makes a great friend for your desk, or a fantastic way to display a chosen frame in the office. You can purchase it from Uncommon Goods here. #WeShareIt

Optical on Main Street

Women In Optometry: Luxury Eyecare Office and Store Brings Neuro Optometry Specialty to Chicagoland

Eversee Boutique Eyecare opened in late 2022 in Winnetka, Illinois, to support the area with a high-quality medical practice and retail offering. Dan Myers, OD, the owner and lead optometrist, has a passion for making patients healthy and helping those that cannot find comfort with more traditional treatments. His wife and co-owner, Marisa Kowalsky, focuses her enthusiasm for luxury eyewear on the retail side of the business. The core mission of Eversee Boutique Eyecare is to make patients see better, feel better and look better.
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