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  • November NewsletterOWA November Newsletter —
    2016 Vision Expo West


    Girl Bosses Recap,
    Red Carpet Networking
    and Raffle Event, and
    2016 Vision Expo West Photo Album
  • Laura DorrisFeatured Member:
    Meet OWA's most recent featured member:

    Laura Dorris

  • Tuesday TalksTuesday Talks

    The Mentoring Committee introduces Tuesday Talks
    Open to all OWA members, this fresh and provocative webinar series will feature savvy female leaders to dish on trending topics that matter to you.
  • One Minute MentorOne-Minute Mentor:
    Bovine Adventures


    Yesterday, I heard the words from my daughter's nanny, "Miss Rachel, Yummy 1 is standing next to my car." These are not words you hear often. Let me start from the beginning.
  • 20140617-Social-NetworkingStay Connected
    with the OWA


    We love interacting with
    our members on social media.
    Be sure to like us on Facebook
    to stay in the loop!
  • 20140421-PhotosCalling All Photographers!

    We need your photos of OWA
    events! Also candid photos of you
    at work or play. Send to office@opticalwomen.com.
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Our Mission

To enhance and promote the leadership role of women in the
optical industry through networking, education, and peer support.

The Optical Women's Association, a nonprofit organization, was
founded in September 1997 with the mission of supporting and
promoting the professional development of women in the optical
industry. As the vision of the OWA evolves and expands, we maintain
the focus of the OWA's founding principles and core mission.
Platinum Sponsors
Essilor Laboratories Luxottica Marchon Safilo Group VSP Global

Gold Sponsors
BluTech Jobson Optical Group Marco Ophthalmic Equipment PentaVision
VisionWeb Vision Expo WestGroupe

Silver Sponsors
Clear Vision Hoya L'Amy Group Shamir Silhouette
Tura Eyewear Vision Council of America Vision West Walman Zyloware

Friends of OWA
Charmant Hilco Jeanie Premium Products Ocuco PFO Global Santinelli