Davis Vision History
1917 Davis Optical is
founded as a family-owned optical store.
1964 Davis Vision
incorporated begins providing managed vision care programs.
1996 Highmark acquires
Davis Vision as a wholly-owned subsidiary.
2006 Davis Vision’s parent
company acquires Eye Care Centers of America, now known as Visionworks, which
is the largest U.S.-owned specialty optical eyewear chain.
2014 Davis Vision
continues to grow, providing benefits and services to 22 million members across
thousands of client groups spanning all industries, trades and professions.
Among the client list are Fortune 500 companies, labor organizations, managed
care companies and local, state and federal government employees.
2017 Davis Vision is
acquired by Centerbridge Partners in a move that merges Davis Vision with Centerbridge’s
existing managed vision care company, Superior Vision. Together as one new
company, they will service millions of additional Americans and compete as a
leader in the managed vision care industry.
back at our substantial history… Davis Vision’s first retail store in