Eyeglass House was started by Joseph Lerner on July 11th 1990. Our goal was and still is to provide a unique eyeglass purchasing encounter for the customer. After years of watching and hearing stories of unhappy customer experiences Joseph decided to start an optical business that would cater to the customers wishes by listening to there visual needs. His vast knowledge of eyeglass lenses always provides a happy customer.
Joseph has owned Eyeglass House since July 1990. He became a NYS licensed optician in 1983 and trained for 8 years at an upscale NYC eyewear boutique before purchasing Eyeglass House. Joseph has designed and nationally distriuted his own frame line, he is also a beta tester for a prominent manufacturer of lens edging equipment. Joseph is married and has two children. He enjoys skiing and running.
Gail is a NYS licensed optician and brings 10 years of experience to Eyeglass House. In addition to helping our customers select eyewear that matches their style and needs, she is also responsible for the operation of our digital finishing lab. Gail orders our premium lens materials used to manufacture our high quality eyewear. She is married and has two children. Gail is an avid skier and enjoys crossword puzzles.
Ilissa became a NYS licensed optician in 1992 and has worked at Eyeglass House for 18 years. She has a fantastic fashion sense and is wonderful at choosing frames for those difficult to fit faces. Children take a liking immediately to Ilissa because of her warm personality and patience. Ilissa is responsible for selecting our up to the minute designer sunglass styles. She is married, the mother of two boys, and loves to travel.
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