Dave Merwitz Named Davis Vision’s Director of Retail Relationships
PLAINVIEW, N.Y. (Oct. 13, 2010) - Davis Vision, Inc. has named Dave Merwitz as director of retail relationships. In his new role based in Latham, N.Y., Merwitz will serve as the primary liaison to contracted retailers and will be responsible for maintaining and enhancing strategic working relationships with all retail providers. Included in Merwitz's responsibilities are the optimization and growth of Davis Vision's electronic data interchange (EDI) services.
A 22-year veteran of the health care industry, with 13 years at Davis Vision, Merwitz will work closely with senior management and all business units to ensure that effective and efficient operations are maintained across all business functions involved with regional and national retail chains.
"Dave's experience and commitment to ongoing improvement make him a great choice for this position," said Tom Iachetta, Davis Vision's senior vice president of administration. "We are happy to bring his leadership expertise to this new role."
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About Davis Vision
Davis Vision is part of the HVHC Inc. group of companies, which also includes Viva International Group and Eye Care Centers of America. Davis Vision has been providing comprehensive vision benefits for nearly 50 years, and currently serves more than 55 million members nationwide through a network of more than 30,000 ophthalmologists and optometrists, in addition to many opticians and top national retail providers. For more information about Davis Vision, visit www.davisvision.com.