TITLE

Overheard at the OLA

AUTHOR(S)
Walker, Christie
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
LabTalk;Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 38 Issue 2E, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the possibilities of an Optical Laboratories Association (OLA) merger with The Vision Council and moving their annual meetings and trade shows to Vision Expo West in Las Vegas, Nevada. The decision of the task force on the merger includes the retention of the name of OLA and its identity, having autonomous OLA operations independent of The Vision Council and maintaining the same OLA products and services. Some of the benefits of merging include mutual success of the merging organizations, lesser expenses and strength.
ACCESSION #
48024254

 

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