Johnson & Johnson Vision Care is fully committed to enhancing patients’ lives and partnering with Eye Care Professionals. ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses is a world leader in soft disposable contact lenses.
ACUVUE® transforms your perspective so that you can see better, connect more deeply, live more fully. Only ACUVUE® offers a portfolio of contact lenses designed to meet different patient needs.
For more than 30 years, Johnson & Johnson Vision Care has focused exclusively on improving vision through superior contact lenses, never compromising on the goal of creating technologies that make meaningful differences in people’s lives.
Starting from a deep understanding of patients’ needs, (considering both lifestyle and eye physiology), each product’s technology is inspired by – and works in harmony with – the eye. Each product’s design is literally inspired by the natural functions of the eye to meet specific patient needs.
ACUVUE® EYE-INSPIRED™ Design: Innovative technologies designed to meet patients’ different eye physiology and lifestyle needs while working in harmony with the eye.
MEET THE TEAM:
ACUVUE® Sales Manager
Brad Emmett brings 23 years managerial experience across various industries to the ACUVUE®
Contact lens brand in South Africa.
Brad launched his career in the FMCG industry, where he began in a product marketing position with Nestle S.A, that then led to a 5-year partnership where he involved himself in sales and customer service disciplines, within a widespread territory. Brad’s career saw him hold numerous senior management positions within the FMCG, construction, capex and optometric industries. Brad’s passion for optics began at Bausch and Lomb and after a 12 -year absence, he is thrilled to be back in
this professional industry again. Brad is honoured to be part of the global number 1 contact lens brand (ACUVUE®
) and the leading frames and sunglass company in South Africa, namely Moscon optics. Brad is extremely passionate about building relationships forged around honesty and trust. Contact Brad on 063 419 5157.
ACUVUE® General Assistant & Key Account Manager
Harlaine Chandler has been in optical industry for more than 30yrs. She started as an optical dispenser in a practice in Cape Town and joined the Moscon Optics group in 1991, during this time she has worked in various positions within the company including the Moscon sales team managing key accounts . In 2015 Moscon Optics acquired the ACUVUE® contact lens brand & with Harlaine’s extensive knowledge of the industry and key accounts, it was a natural progression for Harlaine to join the ACUVUE® team as General Assistant and Key Accounts Manager. Contact Harlaine on 082 963 9786.
Clarissa obtained her Bachelor of Optometry degree at the University of Johannesburg in 2014. She joined the ACUVUE®
Brand Contact lens team in January 2019 as account manager for the Johannesburg, Sandton, West Rand, South Rand, North West, Vaal region. Before joining the ACUVUE®
team Clarissa gained experience as an optometrist in both retail and private practice. After working at a high-end practice in Sandton for 2 years, she decided to expand her ocular pathology knowledge by joining a well-known Ophthalmology Practice in Johannesburg specializing in medical retina. Here she performed duties as an optometrist and
ophthalmic assistant and gained a wealth of knowledge around retinal conditions and treatments. In her spare time, Clarissa enjoys keeping fit and healthy and spending time with her pets and loved ones. Contact Clarissa on 072 520 0980.
In April 2019, Amanda joined the ACUVUE® Brand Contact lens team as account manager for Pretoria, Limpopo, Mpumalanga and East Rand. Amanda is a qualified dispensing optician with 16 years’ experience within the South African optometric industry. Amanda is extremely passionate and enthusiastic about delivering superior customer service to all existing and future customers. She prides herself on providing a professional service to all Eye Care Professionals within her respective territories. Contact Amanda on 082 398 3004.
Mariette joined the ACUVUE® Brand Contact lens team 3 years ago as an account manager covering the Western Cape, Eastern Cape, Northern Cape and Free State. She completed her National Diploma in Optical Dispensing in 2002. Her experience in Optics started in private practice after which she worked as a Lens Consultant and Customer Service manager at Hoya. She has great passion for Optics and building relationships in the industry. Contact Mariette on 082 770 810.