New Additions to the Black Lab Optical Team!

We are pleased to announce a few new addition to our Black Lab Optical team:
Edward Sowers, General Manager
Ed has a long history in the digital optics were his career started at Walmart in Columbus Ohio. With the knowledge he acquired there he then moved on to to manage the 2nd shift at Maui Jim for several years. During his time at Maui Jim they were the first sunglass company to go 100% digital. Ed had another opportunity presented to him due to his managment skills and knowledge of the digital process. He was asked to build a full service Digital and AR lab for Costa Del Mar where he expanded his knowledge even further. Black Lab Optical now has the pleasure of having Ed working on our team as our new G.M.. Ed will help us grow into our new expansion facility and develop our production and training of our newly purchased MEI edgers straight from Italy.
Newly hired Todd Remmer has taking the position of Bench Manager with a vast history of optics stemming back to his parents owning an optical late in the 80’s and then being acquired by Essilor.

Jason Wilch, our Coatings Manager who has help us build Black Lab has had several years of corporate experience with Ziess Optical and has now been promoted to Production Manager.

Kelley Gunderson with over 17 years working with Nation Wide Vision managing several locations has been promoted as our new Customer Service Manager.
Other additions to our Customer Service team is Ashley De Los Reyes and Corren Johnson to ensure the best account management possible for all our practices.
We would like to take this opportunity thank all the doctors that have helped build Black Lab Optical in to our new automation of digital production.
Within three years we have developed one of Arizona’s most sophisticated digital manufacturing facilities and we could not have reached this point without everyone’s support as a team.

BluTech Now Clinically Proven to Lower Melatonin Levels!

The Holidays are upon us!  This means even more blue light exposure from all those electronic gifts like tablets, phones, gaming devices, etc, which may cause eyestrain, headaches, and even sleep disorders. Offer the most advanced blue light protection available to your patients – especially the Kids!

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Blue Light Refocused

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Article by Gary Morgan, OD

As the topic of blue light has come to the forefront in the ophthalmic industry, the line between science and commerce has become blurred. Science based discussion has focused on three areas, AMD, sleep disruption, and ocular discomfort.