sponsored by

Educational meeting sponsor, HOYA Vision Care
provided a fantastic venue for our September
meeting at Maggiano's Little Italy.

COAT President Mark Rice introduces
speaker Henry Jenkins of Hoya Vision Care.

COAT meetings are for all eyecare professionals.
Evonne Aboderin shows how much she enjoys attending.  Doctors and
their staff can learn about the latest in
the vision care industry, while enjoying great food.

Catherine Martinez and Oscar Racine of Houston Optical having a great time at the meeting.

Houston Optical ladies enjoy a delicioso Italian
dinner. Bring all your friends from the office to
the next COAT meeting. Spending quality time
together away from the office builds team spirit.

Ruth Saladino visits with
Alan Conner of Conner Optical.

Meet Christopher Boone, with Golf Club
Frames, who will be our November sponsor.

Are these movie stars or just some cool
gals from Pasadena Eye Associates?

Welcome to Dr. Diaz, Roxanne Ibarra, and
Delia Cruz  of Northside Family EyeCare. 
It's great to see the doctor and staff
attend and learn together.


One of our newest attendees Mr. David
Dirring, Welcome to COAT David we
were happy to have you at the September
meeting and hope you come back soon.

The tres amigas and annual members
from Insight Optical: Kathy Hafner,
Susan Chumchal, and Terry Fugate

Suzanne Murdock of Coastal Eye Associates,
and annual member Simone Vanderwarker
of EyeCare Express, keep their ABO status
current by attending COAT meetings.

Rick Canales of Pasadena Eye
Associates with Tamara Pomeleo.

Mark and Mari pull a winning ticket!

Everybody loves to win! Sponsors always have great
prizes to give away. COAT gift cards add to the
excitement and your chances of winning. Chances are
if you attend regularly you'll be a winner soon.  Mark
Rice and Maricruz Garza team up to make someone’s
day with a pair of elegant crystal goblets.

Another Winner!!!!
Sylvester Alvarez receives the
first COAT prize of the night.
 Congratulations Sylvester…way to go!!!!

Modesta Ortega will return to work better prepared
to assist her patients with valuable information
shared at the September 2006 COAT meeting. 

Annual member Morris Greene gets a hug
from Elizabeth Davis of Wooten Vision.

 Optician Reginald Cahee and new
bride Shianne enjoy the meeting together. 

These are surely exciting times for COAT!
 We are seeing new faces at nearly every
meeting. Mr. Patrick Deiss was a new
attendee at the September 06 meeting.
Welcome to COAT Patrick!