GROVE CITY, Ohio, May 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Latham & Phillips Ophthalmics (LPO) announced today that Garrett O'Connell has been appointed as president of the company. Mr. O'Connell brings more than 25 years of industry experience and was most recently vice president of sales, marketing & new product distribution for Enhanced Medical Services.
"We are pleased that Garrett will be joining us," noted Marc Abitbol, CEO of Luneau Technology Group, "He brings the right blend of manufacturing and distribution insight to help us with our planned expansion of the LPO business."
Mr. O'Connell's prior assignments include a variety of sales, marketing and general management positions at leading companies including Notal Vision, Carl Zeiss and Bausch & Lomb. He succeeds Travis Lindsay who filled the position on an interim basis during the company's search process. Mr. Lindsay continues to consult with the company on business strategy and product marketing.
Latham & Phillips has served the ophthalmic community for over 20 years, providing sales and service for leading manufacturers. The company was acquired in 2013 by Luneau Technology Group, a leading global manufacturer of wavefront-based instrumentation. For more information visit www.lpoproducts.com.
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