large presence at Vision Expo. We must make people in our industry aware of who we are and what we can do for them. OANY is an organization that not only offers continuing education credits but numerous networking benefits. Welcome to February, our hi-beams are on. Our focus is on Vision Expo, March 15-March 18 at the Javits Center. Once again, I’m asking for volunteers to help out at the OANY booth. Please reach out to Andy to schedule your time slot. If you can’t volunteer and you are going to Vision Expo, please stop by our booth and say “hi”. We will be booth number 2378, located behind Luxotica. Last month I stressed how important it is for OANY to show a I’d like to thank Barry Santini for again providing us with a very entertaining lecture on the values of P.D.’s. I appreciate that Barry is always willing to help when we call. Our February meeting will be sponsored by Hoya with the CE Credit being provided by Jeff Lesner. I am hoping to see everyone at our meeting on Thursday, February 15. Paul Heller President’s Message Join us at our upcoming meeting on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at the Milleridge Inn, Jericho, NY Sponsor: Hoya Speaker: Jeff Lesner Presentation: To be announced CE Credit 1 Ophthalmic Dispensing Credit Continuing Education Speakers Eric Meyers Robert Russo Barry Santini Mark Cohen Dr. Joseph Bacotti and many others February 2018 Volume XIII Issue IV The Opticians Alliance of New York meets the 3rd Thursday of the month. Schedule, sponsors and speakers are subject to change Meeting Highlights 2018 Schedule • February 15, 2018 Hoya • March 22, 2018 (change in date) To Be Announced • April 19, 2018 To Be Announced • May 17, 2018 To Be Announced