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The Vision Council Announces Daymond John as Featured Keynote for 2018 Executive Summit

August 15
Alexandria, VA (August 15, 2017) –The Vision Council announced today that registration is now open for the 2018 Executive Summit, featuring keynote speaker Daymond John, entrepreneur and star of ABC's "Shark Tank". The Executive Summit is an exclusive event filled with executive-level networking, leadership development, and lessons from industry... Read More »

The Vision Council Lab Division Announces Directors’ Choice Award Recipient and 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees

July 25
Alexandria, VA (July 25, 2017) – The Lab Division of The Vision Council announced today the industry veterans who will be recognized during the Directors' Choice Award and 18th Annual Lab Division Hall of Fame celebration on Wednesday, September 13 in conjunction with the Lab Division Meeting and International Vision Expo West. The Division has... Read More »

The Vision Council’s Eyecessorize Campaign to Release Latest Fashion Eyewear Trend Kit

July 18
Alexandria, VA (July 18, 2017) –The Vision Council's Eyecessorize fashion eyewear campaign will release its fall/winter 2017 trend kit to more than 400 fashion, health and lifestyle editors nationwide this week, highlighting the season's top four trends. Curated by The Vision Council, the trends are as follows: Athleisure Infusion, featuring... Read More »

The Vision Council Promotes UV Eye Health and Style with National Sunglasses Day

June 26
Alexandria, VA (June 26, 2017) –For the fourth consecutive year, The Vision Council is promoting the importance of UV-protective eyewear with the celebration of National Sunglasses Day, taking place tomorrow, June 27. The annual day of recognition, which has garnered support and promotions from organizations across the eyewear and eyecare industry... Read More »

Q1 VisionWatch Report Indicates Nearly $300 Million Growth for Vision Care Industry

June 20
Alexandria, VA (June 20, 2017) – Tomorrow, June 21, The Vision Council will release its quarterly VisionWatch market research report for the first quarter of 2017. Results indicate that the total vision care industry has generated $40.36 billion in revenue over the last year ending Q1 2017—representing an increase of 0.7%, or nearly $282 million,... Read More »

The Vision Council Educates Consumers, Industry on UV Protection

May 1
Alexandria, VA (May 1, 2017) – The Vision Council is educating consumers on the serious eye health risks from exposure to the sun's ultraviolet (UV) rays with the release of its newest UV protection report, titled 'UV' Gotta Have Shades. The report will serve as a key media pitching tool throughout the remainder of the year to encourage consumer... Read More »

The Vision Council's Eyecessorize Campaign to Release Latest Fashion Eyewear Trend Kit

February 10
Alexandria, VA (February 10, 2017) - The Vision Council's Eyecessorize fashion eyewear campaign will release its spring/summer 2017 trend kit to hundreds of fashion and lifestyle editors nationwide today. The digital kit will include an online booklet prominently featuring member product from members of The Vision Council, including men's and... Read More »

The Vision Council Presents Annual Executive Summit, Announces New Board Members

January 26
Alexandria, VA (January 26, 2017) - The Vision Council's annual Executive Summit is underway today as industry leaders gather for executive-level networking, leadership development, and the latest in economic trends and business strategies. The event, taking place January 25-27 at the Ritz Carlton Orlando in Grande Lakes, Florida, has drawn a... Read More »