March 31 – April 3
Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York


Reed Exhibitions
201 Merritt 7
Norwalk, CT 06851

The Vision Council
225 Reinekers Lane,
Suite 700
Alexandria, VA 22314

Customer Service

Call: 800-811-7151 | 203-840-5610
Email: Contact Customer Service
Hours: M-F 9AM-5PM EST

Hotel & Travel

Phone: 702-476-6976
Hours: M-F 9AM-6PM EST

Exhibitor Support

Rose Anne Marie Sibal
Companies: #, A-M

Edelin Denosta
Companies: N-Z

Exhibitor Sales

Peter Zezima
Director of Strategic Accounts
Phone: 203-840-5322

Cathrine Wolden
Key Accounts Director & International Sales
Phone: 203-840-5383

Michael Annunziato
Account Executive
Phone: 203-840-5803
Fax: 203-840-9803

Advertising/Sponsor Sales

Alanna Mannes
Sponsorship Sales Manager
Phone: 203-840-5945

Marketing and Media

Matthias Clock
Marketing Director
P: 203-840-5995

Julia Moore
Communications Coordinator
The Vision Council
P: 703.740.2248

Kim Sillo
Marketing Manager
P: 2038405654


Judy Weaver
Conference Logistics Manager
Reed Exhibitions
Phone: 203-840-5479

For a swift response for CE inquires please contact Client Services at 800-811-7151 or email Client Services at

OPTImum Program

Suzanne Krauss
OPTImum Program Manager
Phone: 203-840-5969

Event Management

Mitch Barkley
Vice President of Trade Shows
The Vision Council
Phone: 703-740-2252

Fran Pennella
Event Director
Reed Exhibitions
Phone: 203-840-5424


George Ferrer
Operations Manager
Phone: 212-206-8310

Hannah Connorton
Operations Manager
Phone: 203-840-5492

International Sales Group

Contact the Vision International Sales team if you are from any of the countries listed below and are interested in exhibiting at Vision Expo.

International Sales

Italy & Spain
Francesca Arpaia
Sales Executive

Germany Austria, Switzerland, Scandinavia, Eastern Europe
Anna Reineke
ISG Sales Manager
Phone: +49-211-55628-565

France & Benelux
Hugo Citerne
Sales Executive
+33 6 27 72 15 58

Claire Yao 
Phone:0086 10 5933 9371
Mobile phone:0086 18610344200

Zoe Huang 
Phone: +886-2-2598-2630 ext. 110 

United Kingdom
Laura Williams
International Sales Manager
Phone: +44 (0)208 910 7869

Oral Sengonul
Phone:+44 (0)208 910 7038

Executive Team

Marie Browne

Group Vice President

Ashley Mills

Chief Executive Officer, The Vision Council

Ashley works closely with Reed Exhibitions and The Vision Council's Show and Exhibitor Advisory Committees to establish and direct the long range strategic goals and objectives of the International Vision Expo family of tradeshows. With a background in public relations, consulting, and consumer marketing – Ashley most recently served as the Director of Communications for the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Maryland.

Mitchell Barkley

Vice President of Trade Shows, The Vision Council

As The Vision Council's Vice President of Trade Shows, Mitch brings 28 years of optical industry experience to his role at The Vision Council as well as a great understanding of the dynamics influencing both the domestic and global frame markets. Previous experience includes CEO of Mondottica USA and CEO of Viva international group. A graduate of the University of Maryland, Mitch enjoys following Terps basketball as well as skiing and playing Bocce.