VSP Optics Group Promotes Meyer to Senior Vice President of Laboratory Operations; Morris to Vice President of Lab Sales and Marketing

Rancho Cordova, Calif., May 2, 2011 – VSP Optics Group today announced that Warren Meyer has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Laboratory Operations and Ed Morris has been promoted to Vice President of Lab Sales and Marketing. Both will continue to report to Don Oakley, President of VSP Optics Group.
“Warren and Ed’s leadership has helped produce continued growth for VSP Optics Group and I congratulate them on their promotions,” said Don Oakley, President of VSP Optics Group. “Warren’s efforts in the lab technology arena and Ed’s work in new product development has
helped transform our organization. Their management abilities help our team continue to fulfill our mission of providing private practice doctors and their patients with a great mix of high quality ophthalmic products and superior service delivered through one of the nation’s most technologically advanced lab networks.”
A veteran of the optical industry with nearly four decades experience, Meyer has served as vice president of laboratory operations for VSP Optics Group since 2009.  He co-founded CustomEyes in 1989 and Perfect Optics in 2006 and also served as vice president of operations for the western region of Essilor Labs from 2000-2003.
With nearly two decades of sales and marketing experience in the optical industry with companies such as Vistakon, 2C Optics and Rodenstock, Morris has served in several roles with VSP Optics Group since 2003.  His most recent position was director of lab sales and marketing and began his tenure with VSP Optics Group as the sales manager for VSP Labs – Columbus.


About VSP Optics Group
As part of VSP GlobalSM, VSP Optics Group provides a broad range of ophthalmic products and services to VSP’s network of 27,000 private practice doctors. VSP Optics Group includes VSP Labs, which have served eyecare professionals as industry leaders in new technologies for over 35 years through its five wholly owned optical laboratories, three partner labs and management of a robust contract lab network throughout the United States. VSP Optics Group also develops and markets privately branded, high-quality ophthalmic products, such as premium progressive lenses and anti-reflective coatings, to support and meet the needs of private practice doctors and their patients.




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