Jennifer Trakhtenberg and Chief Talent Officer, Mary Crisafulli

Hauppauge, NY – November 2010 – For years, Long Island Business News has been recognizing individuals and organizations in the health care industry in Nassau and Suffolk Counties who epitomize the spirit embodied in the word HERO with its Health Care Hero Awards.  This year, Long Island Business News is proud to award ClearVision Optical as the winner in the Healthy Workplace category.

“We are honored to be this year’s recipient of the Healthy Workplace Award,” says ClearVision’s Chief Talent Officer, Mary Crisafulli. “We are ardent supporters of philanthropic organizations both within and outside the optical community. We are also committed to the health and well being of our employees by offering various healthy workplace initiatives and programs such as free health insurance, Monday night yoga classes, wellness week and more.  It is wonderful to be recognized for our efforts.”

Long Island Business News created Health Care Hero Awards to honor individuals and organizations in the healthcare industry. The goal of this award program is to recognize excellence, promote innovation, contribute to the enhancement of the value of and quality of healthcare and ultimately to recognize people whose tireless work, contributions and dedication to healing and caring ensure the well-being of everyone on Long Island.

Awardees were selected by a committee of business and health care leaders based on information sent to them reflecting outstanding accomplishments.  ClearVision Optical was honored a special breakfast held on Thursday, November 4, 2010 at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury.

For more information and to view the gallery from the Award Breakfast, please visit www.cvoptical.com or like us on Facebook – www.facebook.com/clearvisionoptical.com

About ClearVision

ClearVision Optical is a leader in the eyewear industry with an extensive portfolio of distinctive brand names.  A privately held company, ClearVision currently designs and markets optical quality frames and sunglasses for BCBGMAXAZRIA, Cole Haan, Ellen Tracy, IZOD, Ocean Pacific, Jessica McClintock and Fisher-Price®, as well as Junction City and several other well known house brands. ClearVision’s collections

are distributed throughout the United States and throughout 20 countries internationally. To learn more about ClearVision Optical, visit www.cvoptical.com.

About Long Island Business News

Long Island Business News is a weekly business journal. Launched in 1953 as the Long Island Commercial Review, LIBN covers business, government, legal, nonprofit and health care issues in Long Island’s two counties, Nassau County and Suffolk County. In addition to the weekly paper, LIBN maintains a website featuring news and several business blogs. The company also publishes lists of Long Island companies as well as several issue-centered books such as its annual Green Guide and 40 Under 40 Awards guide.  For more information, please visit: www.libn.com