AOA Advertising, Marketing, Exhibiting and Sponsorship Opportunities


Tapping into the AOA's resources through the Industry Relations Center is the way to share your mesage with over 45,000 members and their practices.  The American Optometric Association offers a wide range of opportunities for organizations and companies to engage eye care professionals with important messages while supporting the AOA's mission: Advocate for the profession and serve optometrists in meeting the eye care needs of the public.


Ways to Support the AOA:

sponsorship oppsSponsorship Opportunities

Consistent support from corporate partners allows the AOA to provide a variety of programs and services to its members and is vital to the continued advancement of the profession.  AOA recognizes its partners in a variety of publications, on the AOA website, at the Annual Meeting and many other facets.


exhibiting oppsExhibiting Opportunities

The AOA and AOSA Annual Meeting - Optometry's Meeting® - attracts optometrists, optometric staff, and students from around the world to explore the frontiers of optometry.  Members can expect to learn something new with more than 200 hours of CE offered, lots of  exhibitors to speak to, thousands of colleagues to interact with, and all in one great location. 

advertising oppsAdvertising Opportunities

Put your brand in front of the most influential optometrists.  AOA member communication channels deliver the daily rich clinical eye care, practice management, advocacy and inside optometry content that AOA members want. Advertising opportunities targeting optometrists, optometric staff and optometry students are available in AOA's award winning news magazine, AOA Focus, AOA's weekly member email newsletter and on




AOA Member Email and Mailing Lists 

Frame your message in a clear, targeted, cost-effective way. Get direct access to 45,000 optometrists, optometric staff and optometry students. Target your message on member demographics and practice location.

optometry cares

Optometry Cares®: AOA Foundation

For years the AOA has been supporting charitable efforts relating to eye health and vision care. For this reason alone, it was evident that the AOA should have its own foundation. Optometry Cares - The AOA Foundation is committed to its mission: Expand eye care awareness, education and research and access to eye health and vision care to everyone in the United States in order to enhance human performance and quality of life.

~ Thank you to our 2017 Industry Sponsors,

without whom our programs would not be possible ~



Visionary Sponsors

J&J    alcon



Leadership Sponsors






 Strategic Sponsors

        b+l                              hoya                     

     lux                   shire



Associate Sponsors

       allergan                       cooper                                  



 Contact us today!

Linda Wulf
Industry Relations Center
Linda Boyland, MBA
Associate Director
Industry Relations Center 

Kellie Rodrigue, CEM
Exhibits and Sponsorship Manager
Janelle Laster
Project Manager