19 Apr Senior Product Consultant based in Manchester, CT, USA
Ocuco is pleased to announce that Russell Gagain has joined the company as Senior Product Consultant based in Manchester, CT, USA. Russell brings over 20 years in-depth experience of the ophthalmic industry. He holds a Bachelors Degree in computer Engineering and a Masters in Business Administration. Russell is well versed and skilled in marketing having introduced numerous products into international markets. Russel, as a licenced optician, has earned credentials from the American Board of Opticianary and National Contact Lens Examiners. He is a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society and a Student Fellow of the UCONN (University of Connecticut) Hall of Fame for Business, in recognition of his academic achievements.
Experienced and accomplished with optical software, Russell has worked closely with Robert Shanbaum for 20 years. He started supporting RxCalc and then Innovations lab software while at Gerber Optical (later known as Gerber Coburn). Russell has facilitated numerous machine vendors in the development of interfaces for OMA communications, has extensive experience in the integration and improvement of manufacturing processes, and has managed projects enabling the development of consumables used in optical manufacturing.
On joining Ocuco, Russell stated: It is really exciting to join a dynamic company that makes a positive impact to the international community through its optical software and ultimately the patients that benefit from it.”