Monday, August 3, 2015
Essilor to Acquire Vision Source
North America's largest, independent optometric service alliance Vision Source, a portfolio company of Brazos Private Equity Partners of Dallas, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Essilor. Both companies share in their longstanding commitment to continuously elevate independent optometry through innovation, partnership and choice. Vision Source will continue to be led and managed as an independent company by the current leadership team, which includes the company's Founder & Executive Chairman, Glenn Ellisor, O.D. The acquisition remains subject to standard regulatory approvals.That's the summary of the deal from a press release appearing on Yahoo! News. Read more.