May 15, 2007 Meeting
sponsored by
Vision-Ease Lens

President Mark Rice awards Vision-Ease
speaker Shaleen Wheeler a plaque of
for her excellent
seminar and sponsorship of COAT.

Shaleen Wheeler of Vision-Ease Lens
presents a fantastic ABO seminar on
LifeRx technology.  To learn more, go to
their website by clicking

Shaleen Wheeler and Sue
Linzemeier of Vision-Ease
stop to strike a pose for the camera.

Master Optician Peter Canovas shows
that chivalry is not dead!
Optician and wife Sally has trained him well!
(This picture is proof you can work in
the same industry and still stay married! 
Notice I didn't say 'same office'.)

The Tres Amigos!

Meet Annual member Elizabeth Davis
and Deana McCathren of Wooten Vision. 
Becoming an annual subscriber saves money and just makes life simpler. 
Who doesn't need some simplification?

A great group of ladies from Houston Optical
enjoy dining together at Hotel Derek.  Attending educational events strengthens relationships
outside the office arena and builds team spirit.

Some lovely attendees mug it up with
Michael Alexander of Ultra Palm Eyewear. 

Mark poses with Heather Maxim,
who won a Starbucks gift card.

COAT Treasurer Bonnie Clapham decides she
likes the lobby lounge chair at Hotel Derek!
She also liked the restaurant, pool, bathrooms.....

What a great group of eyecare professionals! 
Vision-Ease Lens sponsored an awesome meeting at
Hotel Derek for our May 15th meeting.  The buffet and
educational seminar were fantastic! 

Brenda Coleman of Luxottica
invites Robin Rambin of
Versace along.  It's great to have Houston Reps come out and
support COAT. We appreciate you!