Value eyewear leader Modern Optical International has announced that McDonald Diquez has been named as vice-president of sales for its Summit Optical Supply division.

“I am thrilled to have McDonald on our team to enhance the brand recognition of this important sector,” said Ken Weissman, president of Modern Optical International. “As a trusted optical source for over forty years, we believe ECPs everywhere should benefit from real savings on these ancillary products.”

Diquez is a bilingual industry veteran with over 10 years of business development experience. In his new role, Diquez will drive sales efforts while overseeing market strategy initiatives. Summit Optical Supplies’ myriad products include cases, parts, repair kits, display trays, ModPod Readers and cleaning cloths.

“I welcome this opportunity to expand the Summit Optical Supply brand,” added Diquez. “ECPs will undoubtedly appreciate the extensive product offering combined with razor-sharp pricing for which Modern Optical is so well known in the industry.”