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Allergan Announces Updates to Eye Care Optometric Professional Relations Team

It also announced the retirement of Dave Gibson.




Dave Gibson,Scott Berg, Marcy DeWalt

Dave Gibson,Scott Berg, Marcy DeWalt

(PRESS RELEASE) Allergan Eye Care, protecting and preserving vision by creating innovative products and services for our providers and patients for over 70 years, has announced the retirement of Dave Gibson, associate VP of consumer eye care and customer development after 20 years of service. Since 2009, Dave has led Allergan’s Optometric Professional Relations team and helped launch a variety of programs to support the optometry community. Dave established several Allergan optometry programs including Allergan’s Academic Partnership and OPTOMETRY JUMPSTART, as well as spearheaded Allergan’s expanded support for optometry. Dave’s significant efforts have helped establish Allergan as a premier pharmaceutical partner to optometry.

With Dave’s departure, Allergan has announced the promotion of Marcy DeWalt to executive director, customer development and optometric professional relations and Scott Berg to executive director, consumer eye care marketing. Marcy will lead Allergan’s Optometric Professional Relations team while Scott will lead Allergan’s expanding Consumer Eye Care team.



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