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Dorchester opticians up for top award
1:38pm Friday 15th February 2013 in News
A DORCHESTER opticians has its eyes on the prize after being shortlisted for a top national award.
I J Brown Opticians is in the running for the Optician Awards 2013 after being selected from nominees across the country.
Its Dorchester practice has been put forward as a finalist for the ‘Vision for Life’ award sponsored by Johnson & Johnson that recognises the practice or individual who demonstrates a commitment to patients’ vision throughout their lives.
Paul Wallis, partner and optometrist at I J Brown Opticians, said: “This is a fantastic achievement for our practice, it recognises the dedication and hard work of our team and the loyalty of our patients.
“Being a local independent optician with practices in Bridport, Dorchester, Swanage and Weymouth, we are passionate about providing quality eye care to the people of Dorset.
“‘Vision for a lifetime’ has been the tagline we have used on all our communications for the last twenty years and becoming a finalist in this year’s ‘Vision for Life’ award is recognition of the services we provide and our ongoing commitment to helping our patients get the best from their vision as their lives progress.”
The winner of the award will be announced at the Optician Awards 2013 ceremony at the Hilton Metropole in Birmingham in April.