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Neurolens w/ Contoured Prism | Facebook Live

Neurolens tells us about their prescription lenses that add a contoured prism to bring the eyes into alignment and how Dr. Timothy Fries helps his patient using the Neurolens system. Aric Plumley, Chief Technology Officer at Neurolens, goes through many of the great details that compromise the Neurolens technology. Contoured prism has been shown in …

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Optical Sales Training Wheels | Kayla Ashlee and Dr. Rook Torres

What really is sales? Where do you start with a new employee who doesn’t know anything about optical? Learn about that and so much more with Kayla Ashlee and Dr. Rook Torres of Spexy on this week’s episode of Eyetrepreneur! In This Episode: [4:55] Why is Kayla qualified to be giving optical training? [6:35] What …

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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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Episode 23: Spectacle Lens Business Revealed With Daniel Crespo, CEO of Indizen Optical Technologies

In this episode of Eyetrepreneur, Daniel Crespo takes a deep dive into the lens business and technology; with a background as a physicist, he brings a unique perspective to eyewear. Enjoy! In This Episode: [4:05] Daniel Crespo, and how he became CEO of IOT. [10:30] Why freeform lenses are different. [14:15] Putting freeform lenses into …

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Episode 22: How To Fit Frames with Alexandra Peng

In this episode of Eyetrepreneur, Alexandra Peng takes a deep dive into the fitting of eyewear and all of the challenges associated with it. Enjoy! In This Episode: [5:55] How Alexandra first got into eyewear. [08:10] The basics of fitting eyewear. [19:35] Helping people with self frame selection. [26:50] Alleviating fitting challenges. [33:00] The next type …

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Episode 20: Creating an Eyewear Brand from Scratch with Shaun Paterson

In this episode of Eyetrepreneur, Shaun Paterson shares his journey to creating his own eyewear brand with only a business background. In This Episode: [5:50] Shaun’s journey into eyecare. [13:29] Becoming an entrepreneur. [17:34] Shaun’s goal for his brand. [20:14] Avoiding some struggles of wholesale frame selling. [28:46] Getting PR and looking good distributing your …

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Episode 15: Virtual Try-On Eyewear and E-Commerce Opportunities with Kevin Hundert

Get a behind the scenes look into the creation of eyewear in factories, along with consumers’ reactions to purchasing frames online, the omni-channel approach Ditto is developing, and so much more. In This Episode: [2:55] The Hundert family tradition of eyewear. [7:08] Key pearls from working in an eyewear factory in China. [10:40] Kevin’s life …

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