BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--2020 On-site Optometry, a Boston-based healthcare startup focused on mobile eye care, is excited to announce that Mark J. Weikel has joined the company’s Board of Directors.
Weikel brings expansive experience in the world of eyewear and retail. He served as President and CEO of Retail Optical North America for Luxottica, General Manager of LensCrafters and General Manager of Sunglass Hut North America. In addition, Weikel’s diverse retail experience includes influential positions at Victoria’s Secret Stores and Lord & Taylor, LLC. Weikel is also a board member for Tractor Supply Company, Gymboree and OneSight.
“As 2020 On-site Optometry continues to grow and sharpen its customer experience and on board retail environment, we are confident Mark Weikel will offer great value to the company,” said Howard Bornstein, CEO of 2020 On-site Optometry. "Mark encapsulates the same passion and energy as the rest of the 2020 team and Board of Directors for bringing a high quality eye care experience to companies who care about their employees.” And Weikel comments “I am very excited to join the 2020 Board and to be able to contribute to providing mobile access to more people that need, and want, a world class vision care experience.”
Mark Weikel joins board members John Connolly, Senior Advisor at Bain Capital Ventures and Jason Dinges, investment professional at Morningside Technology Advisory.
About 2020 On-site Optometry:
2020 On-site Optometry is a Boston-based startup revolutionizing how healthcare is delivered. 2020 On-site brings state-of-the-art mobile vision centers to companies and schools so employees and students can get a comprehensive eye exam right outside their front door. Each mobile vision center is outfitted with a retail store which enables customers to purchase contacts and glasses on board.
2020 On-site has over 160 corporate clients and a partnership with the Boston Public Schools. The company is expanding into Atlanta and Chicago in 2016. For more information please visit, www.2020Onsite.com.