Optical

Hoya Q&A Facebook Live | Mike Hanbridge + Bob Alexander

Q&A session with the marketing and educational director of Hoya. It’s important ECPs learn more about a lens company than what they find in marketing brochures and advertisements in magazines. Hoya has been making lenses since 1941 and has contributed many innovations to the lens market. In This Episode: What differentiates Hoya from other big …

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Black Female Eyewear Creators + DJs | Coco & Breezy

Coco and Breezy share their incredible story of growing from nothing to having an incredibly successful and influential eyewear brand. They didn’t even wear glasses growing up, but now their glasses are everywhere. Enjoy! In This Episode: [4:52] Their evolution growing up and what they are doing today. [12:16] How they got by moving to …

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Episode 27: Life Of Lens Lab Owner With Janet Benjamin of Laramy-K Optical Lab

In this episode of Eyetrepreneur, Janet Benjamin of Laramy-K Optical Labs takes a deep dive into private/independent labs versus big name companies, and how those differences can affect you. Enjoy! In This Episode: [3:20] How did Janet get into optical, and owning her own lab? [11:30] What is Laramy-K optical? [14:21] What is uncut, and …

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Optical Lady Bosses | Autianna Wilson + Anissa Laval | Knowing Your Worth, Asking For Raises, and Indie Eyewear Tips

In This Episode: There’s nothing sexier than a woman that knows optics and fashion. These two ladies, Anissa Laval and Autianna Wilson are crushing the optical game on all fronts. Here’s what we talk about: 1. Knowing your worth 2. How to ask for a raise 3. How to find mentorship 4. Women in optical …

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Making Eyewear in Brooklyn, NYC | Gerard Masci | Founder of Lowercase

In This Episode: Yes, there are frames being made in the USA, specifically in Brooklyn. We had the pleasure of sitting down with Gerard Masci of Lowercase NYC at The After Party in San Francisco for the coolest modern-day American eyewear creation story. From a hedge fund manager on Wall Street for 13 years to …

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