The Vision Council Sponsors 2011 Fashion Trend Preview at International Vision Expo East

The Vision Council Sponsors 2011 Fashion Trend Preview at International Vision Expo East

Alexandria, VA (February 24, 2010) - The Vision Council's Eyewear and Accessories and Sunglass and Reader Divisions are pleased to sponsor a free, members-only trend presentation during International Vision Expo East. This exclusive presentation will provide an overview of the 2011 fashion trends.

 

The presentation will be tailored for the optical industry and is designed for product development and design managers, marketing managers and sales professionals. It will be given by Andrea Praet, trend director for Stylesight, a leading fashion trend foreasting service.

 

“We are very excited to once again bring the expert knowledge from Stylesight to The Vision Council’s members,” said Corinne McCormack, chair of The Vision Council’s Fashion and Lifestyle Taskforce. “This is a great benefit that Eyewear and Accessories and Sunglass and Reader Division members can utilize in their product planning and marketing.”

 

Stylesight is a team of seasoned and accomplished industry insiders whose extensive careers traverse the fields of fashion design, trend analysis, forecasting, reporting, merchandising and apparel manufacturing. The group’s content provides merchandisers and designers everything they need to assess current trends, collaborate and analyze trend forecasts for effective results during their design cycles.

 

The trend presentation will be held at the Westin Times Square on Thursday, March 18, from 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. To register, please contact Amber Robinson, member services coordinator for The Vision Council, at (703) 740-1094 or at arobinson@thevisioncouncil.org. Seating is limited.

Serving as the global voice for vision care products and services, The Vision Council represents the manufacturers and suppliers of the optical industry. We position our members to be successful in a competitive marketplace through education, advocacy, consumer outreach, strategic relationship building and industry forums.