SOURCE: PFO Global Inc.

September 21, 2015 09:57 ET

PFO Global Names Christina Jones as National Sales Manager at Annual Sales Meeting

26 Year Optical Industry Sales Veteran to Lead Industry Disruptive Customer Service Oriented Sales Initiative

IRVING, TX--(Marketwired - Sep 21, 2015) - PFO Global, Inc. (OTCQB: PFGB), the innovative manufacturer and commercial provider of advanced prescription lenses, finished eyewear and vision technologies, today announced that it has named 26 year industry sales veteran Christina Jones as its National Sales Manager. The announcement was made at its recently hosted National Sales Meeting held at its corporate headquarters in Irving, TX.

PFO Global representatives converged from afar at the sales meeting, where education and recognition was the focus. The sales team participated in an extensive 3-day training program on new products and efficient advancements of the EYEX3 Lens Scanning Technology. New product introductions were made, highlighted by the exciting, breakthrough lens technology set to be unveiled in September at Vision Expo West 2015. 

Jones, also the newest member of the Optical Women's Association (OWA), will lead the PFO Global sales team nationwide, and she will be responsible for meeting with key account holders and suppliers to assure customer satisfaction, quality assurance, product offering and price guarantees.

"PFO Global is an emerging disruptive force in the industry giving its customers a unique innovative way to grow their businesses by offering them products of the highest quality at a price where they can greatly improve their profit margin. Our sales team is on a mission to get the word out about our exciting new products, our commitment to reinvent customer service, and our desire to help our partners grow. I am excited to be given the opportunity to lead a sales team of such experience, talent and enthusiasm," said Jones.

"This conference is a once-a-year opportunity to gather all of our sales people together, learn about products, streamline our processes and communicate valuable knowledge to the entire group," said Rudolf Suter, President/CEO at PFO Global, Inc. "This was a key opportunity for PFO Global sales team members to meet, share ideas and foster meaningful relationships."

Adds Executive Vice President Business Development Jeff LaPlante, "It was an exciting time for everyone at PFO Global. The sales meeting was a great opportunity for everyone to see our capabilities, meet the behind-the-scenes people critical to our success and tour the facility. The enthusiasm was everywhere, as we recognized our sales team for their achievements. We also prepared them for Vision Expo West, where we will introduce a new product line that we expect could leapfrog competitive products and introduce forward-thinking technology to Eye Care Professionals."

About PFO Global

PFO Global is an innovative manufacturer and commercial provider of advanced prescription lenses, finished eyewear and vision technologies targeted for the global optometrists marketplace. PFO Global's uniquely interactive manufacturing, fulfillment and proprietary online ordering systems combine with its eyewear lens product lines intended to meet the broad array of eyewear markets, from the independent eye care professional offices to finished eyewear products for US Healthcare Entitlement Programs, such as Medicaid and Medicare. Products include: EYEX3, Complete Eyewear, SmartCalc™, Identity™/Acuity™ and Upgrade™ (Digital Free-Form Lenses), Resolution™ Polycarbonate Lens, Hyper Index™ by ASAHI LITE and VITARIS™.

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