Optical Retail Division Liaison
Bringing 30-plus years of experience in the retail industry to The Vision Council, David Pierson is responsible for driving programs for the Optical Retail Division. Under Pierson's leadership, the Optical Retail Division aims to enhance The Vision Council's ongoing efforts to support a healthy optical marketplace, broaden the resources available to its six other operating divisions, and allow its programs and services to better reflect the optical industry as a whole. Prior to The Vision Council, David has held a variety of leadership positions with organizations such as Refac Optical Group, CPI Corp., Cole National Corp., Federated Department Stores, Target and Sears. Most recently, he served as the founder of J. David Optical Consultants.