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The Vision Council Issues 2017 Annual Report, Touts Industry Successes

February 2
Alexandria, VA (February 2, 2018) –The Vision Council has released its 2017 Annual Report, celebrating a few of the organization's many accomplishments and the progress made across the industry throughout the past year. As the industry voice on Capitol Hill, The Vision Council's Government and Regulatory Affairs team dedicated over 300 hours to... Read More »

Optical Executives Gather for The Vision Council's 'State of the Industry', Announcement of New Optical Retail Division

January 25
Alexandria, VA - (January 25, 2018) - The Vision Council's annual Executive Summit is underway today as industry leaders gather for the latest in economic trends and business strategies. The event, taking place January 24-26 at the Hotel Del in Coronado, California, has drawn high-level executives from across the optical industry including optical... Read More »

The Vision Council Leadership Holds Annual Capitol Hill Fly-In

December 1
Ed. Note: Photos of the meetings are available here. Alexandria, VA (December 1, 2017) – Joined by volunteer representatives from various member companies, The Vision Council held its annual Government and Regulatory Affairs Committee Capitol Hill Fly-In this week highlighting its ongoing efforts to bridge relationships between member companies... Read More »

Mid-Year 2017 Optical Markets Slowing but Still Growing

October 17
Alexandria, VA (October 17, 2017) –The Vision Council has released its quarterly VisionWatch market research report for the second quarter of 2017, with results indicating that the total vision care industry has generated $40.17 billion in revenue over the last year ending Q2 2017—representing an increase of 0.2%, or nearly $85.7 million, over the... Read More »

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 »