NEW YORK, July 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- GlassesUSA.com, a leading online retailer for prescription eyewear, announces the results of its latest "Smart Survey Series" in which 1,019 individuals nationwide provided their point of view on whether celebrity athletes look smarter with or without glasses.
According to 93% of participants Amar'e Stoudemire looks smarter with glasses, compared to Serena Williams (88%), Tim Tebow (84%), Lebron James (80%), Tom Brady (77%), Von Miller (72%), Russell Westbrook (71%), and Stephen Curry (69%). Michael Phelps was the only athlete who came close to looking smart with or without specs based on 53% and 47% of respondents, respectively.
There are many stereotypes that exist in the sports world, including the perception that athletes are "meatheads" or "jocks." However, according to the survey, athletes look smarter when wearing glasses.
"At GlassesUSA.com we are committed to offering consumers a smarter way to shop for glasses. By providing major cost savings and risk-free purchasing options, consumers are able to afford glasses that reflect their style and personality," said Daniel Rothman, CEO of GlassesUSA.com.
The GlassesUSA.com "Smart Survey Series" is an extension of the brand's recent YouTube campaign which showcases the truth behind the long-standing stereotype that those who wear glasses are smarter. The light-hearted video has received two million viewers and can be enjoyed here.
Founded in 2008, GlassesUSA.com is a leading online retailer for prescription eyewear. Offering a variety of high-quality designer and in-house brands in a wide-range of styles – single vision glasses, multifocals, sunglasses, sports glasses, safety glasses, computer glasses and more – GlassesUSA.com was built on the belief that purchasing eyewear shouldn't break the bank. On a mission to change the way consumers purchase eyewear, GlassesUSA.com is the smart way to buy glasses and has been recognized by Internet Retailer as a "Top-500 E-Retailer" five years in a row. For more information, please visit www.GlassesUSA.com, www.facebook.com/GlassesUSA, www.youtube.com/GlassesUSA and www.instagram.com/glassesusa.