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  • innoteceyewear.com 888.560.1060 763.592.1493 /innoteceyewear @innoteceyewear @innoteceyewear

    Innotec, an Ogi Eyewear brand, debuts its new collection of sunglasses. The meticulously designed application of Innotecs proprietary fusion of materials and cutting edge technology creates a unique and highly sought after sun collection featuring three new styles. The Denton SunInnotec introduces its debut into sunglasses with the Denton Sun. This masculine style features a bold square shape made of cutting-edge materials. The double laminated TR-90 front features Innotecs signature hand painted demi pattern paired with stainless steel temples for lightweight comfort and unsurpassed style with an edge. The Fenwick SunThe Fenwick Sun emerges into the Innotec sun collection with sheer brilliance. Constructed of durable, innovative materials including German Wagner stainless steel and an inlay of Innotecs signature hand painted TR-90, The Fenwick Sun has a seamless design. Featuring a masculine square lens shape and ultra-lightweight comfort, the futuristic Fenwick Sun is sure to impress.

    The Willow SunBold, eye catching and innovative, Innotec introduces the Willow Sun. Innotecs signature hand painted demi pattern is expertly paired with fearlessly daring flash mirror lenses for a cutting edge look. The double laminated TR-90 front pairs with stainless steel which feature the Innotec logo and silver rivets.

    Features Bold, colorful styles Lightweight durability Adjustable temple tips Double laminated TR-90 with uniquely hand

    painted demi patterns .5 mm thin Wagner stainless steel Flash mirrored lenses with 100% UV

    protection Adjustable built up nose pads Universal fit adjustable nose pads

    Marketing Innotec Eyewear counter cards, logo blocks and large window banners are available

    Ogi Eyewear Introduces Innotec Sun Collection

    February 2014


  • ogieyewear.com 888.560.1060 763.592.1493 /ogiframes @ogieyewear @ogieyewear

    February 2014

    The 9211

    Vivid, triple laminated acetate makes the 9211 by Ogi Eyewear the newest, must-have frame.

    9211 Express yourself with the vibrant and flattering 9211 by Ogi Eyewear. This vivid rectangular cat eye shape features unique triple layered acetate in bold and energetic colors. Matching striped temples add an extra pop of color for a look that makes a statement. Offered in brown/tan, purple/blue, burgundy/green, and green/yellow.

    Marketing Ogi Eyewear counter cards, logo blocks, and large window banners are available.

    Ogi Eyewear Presents the Charismatic 9211 in

    Bold, Dynamic Colors

  • ogieyewear.com 888.560.1060 763.592.1493 /ogiframes @ogieyewear @ogieyewear

    Joseph Tallier Appointed New CEO of Ogi Eyewear

    January 2014

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota Ogi

    Eyewear has announced the

    appointment of Joseph Tallier as their

    new Chief Executive Officer on January

    1, 2015.

    Joseph Tallier has been part of the Ogi

    Eyewear team for six years. He started

    his career at Ogi Eyewear in September

    2008 as Vice President of Global Sales.

    During that time his visionary leadership

    was instrumental in growing the sales

    at Ogi Eyewear 300%, communicating

    the companys value through marketing,

    leading the direction of the design

    vision, and promoting worldwide

    expansion. He became an equity

    partner in 2012 prior to being promoted

    to CEO.

    Joseph Tallier states, I am incredibly

    excited and grateful to lead Ogis

    dynamic management team,

    outstanding sale force, and highly

    talented and motivated support

    team. This is a very exciting time to

    be appointed CEO as we continue to

    grow the market segment of affordable

    luxury that we have been so successful

    in pioneering.

    Joseph Tallier, CEO

    Joseph Tallier has twenty-eight years of

    demonstrated success in the wholesale

    optical industry starting as a sales

    representative and progressively being

    promoted to leadership positions in

    several wholesale optical companies in

    the United States.

    Ogi Eyewear is a leading luxury

    wholesale optical company that delivers

    exceptional value and craftsmanship.

  • ogieyewear.com 888.560.1060 763.592.1493 /ogiframes @ogieyewear @ogieyewear

    Ogi Eyewear To Celebrate One Year Of Collaboration with their UK and

    Ireland Distributor, Carina Eyewear

    January 2015

    Ogi Eyewear, the American eyewear company launched in 1997 and renowned for its high quality and innovative frames worldwide, is about to celebrate one year of collaboration with their UK and Ireland eyewear distributor Carina Eyewear.

    The distribution agreement was signed in January 2014 in order to facilitate the sale of Ogi, Innotec and Seraphin Eyewear collections in the UK and Irish marketplace and has been extremely successful so far.

    Joseph Tallier, Ogi Eyewear President, is enthusiastic about this first year of partnership and looks forward to continuing into the new year working with Carmela Ariano, representative from Carina Eyewear. Carmela is an extraordinary woman. She has been working as a seasoned sales professional and fashion consultant for a long time and she is so excited about the eyewear industry. Talent and passion: this is Carmela, and we are really proud to work with her, said Mr. Tallier.

    Carmela Ariano from Carina Eyewear commented: 2014 has been an important year for us and we are very pleased with the work we have done in order to grow Ogi Eyewears presence in the UK and Irish markets. Ogi Eyewear is a leader in affordable luxury eyewear and we are sure their Ogi, Innotec and Seraphin brands will continue to captivate many other UK and Irish opticians in the future.

    Start the new year by adding a new Ogi Eyewear collection to your practice! All Ogi, Innotec and Seraphin Eyewear collections are available through:

    Carmela Ariano, Carina Eyewear62 Quenby WayBromhamBedford MK43 8QX, UKPhone: 44(0)7504,612991Fax: 44(0)1234.826479Direct E-mail: carinaeyewear@gmail.com

    Press OfficeZED_COMMCorso San Gottardo 19/B20136 Milano (Italy)Ph. +39 02 36550569Fax +39 02 36550872Contact: Ilaria InverniciDirect E-mail: ilaria@zedcomm.it

    Representing Ogi at Silmo 2014 from left to right, Joseph Tallier, Carmela Ariano, Dan Lieberman, and David Spencer

  • ogieyewear.com 888.560.1060 763.592.1493 /ogiframes @ogieyewear @ogieyewear

    Ogi Eyewear Announces Glenn Sherling as

    Senior Director of Operations

    December 2014

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota Ogi Eyewear is pleased to announce Glenn Sherling as Senior Director of Operations. He joins the company in a new position in which he will be responsible for driving growth and the development of innovative business building strategies through energetic leadership and the consistent delivery of effective organizational solutions. Sherling will oversee and lead operations for this fast growing Eyewear Company.

    As Senior Director of Operations, Glenn Sherling will organize the structure of the company as we prepare for our next big phase of growth. We are very excited to have him on board, says Joe Tallier.

    Glenn Sherling started at Ogi Eyewear during an exponential growth period for the organization. With Sherlings natural knack for strategic leadership and unique breadth of business development, he is fully equipped to lead in operations management. Sherling provides a rare yet crucial expertise through his ability to deliver innovative solutions at a strategic leadership level.

    I am excited and thrilled to join Ogi Eyewear and be a part of the team. They have a great product portfolio and are well positioned for future growth, states Glenn Sherling.

    Sherlings background includes a wide range of business experience in management, marketing and leadership positions with a strong record of project management. He specializes in creating

    positive change and building high performance teams. Most recently he served as the Vice President of Marketing at AllOver Media, a pioneer in the outdoor media category. Sherling has also led and opened a new Twin Cities office for MARS Advertising, one of the leaders in retail marketing. Previously, Sherling has excelled in leadership roles at major companies, including BBDO and Campbell Mithun Advertising, where he helped to drive growth through the development of effective management practices. Sherling is a graduate of the Carlson School of Management at The University of Minnesota with a double major in Finance and Marketing.

    Through the recent addition of Glenn Sherling, Ogi Eyewear is strategically headed into 2015 for organizational growth.

    Glenn Sherling, Senior Director of Operations

  • innoteceyewear.com 888.560.1060 763.592.1493 /innoteceyewear @innoteceyewear @innoteceyewear

    December 2014

    The Spenser

    Bold Innovation: The Spenser

    Innotec Eyewear introduces a lightweight, masculine frame in four gradient fade colors

    SpenserThe Spenser by Innotec Eyewear represents sleek design and lightweight feel at its finest. Featuring an angular bridge, large lens shape and a custom Innotec hinge, the Spenser displays durability, innovation a