Dr. Alan Glazier, Founder and CEO of Shady Grove Eye and Vision Care, has won an award for “Best Use of Twitter” in the first annual Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) Social Media Committee (SMC) Awards.
The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) is the membership and trade association for the technology community in Northern Virginia. As the largest technology council in the nation, NVTC serves about 1,000 companies from all sectors of the technology industry, as well as service providers, universities, foreign embassies, non-profit organizations and governmental agencies.
The award ceremony was held on June 15, 2010 at the K Street Lounge, 1301 K Street, NW, Washington, DC
Shady Grove Eye and Vision Care is a leading private optometric practice serving the Rockville, Potomac and Gaithersburg Maryland suburbs of Washington, DC. Dr. Glazier is a pioneer in social media as it applies to small medical business and has been interviewed by Entrepreneur magazine, Small Business Trends Radio and Network Solutions on the subject. Dr. Glazier is a frequent lecturer on the subject as he is one of the few doctors who utilizes the internet and social media as his sole form of marketing and advertising for his practice. He is a consultant to CooperVision, a major contact lens manufacturer, a blogger for Sightnation.com and blogs here at eyeinfo.wordpress.com . Dr. Glazier created the popular hashtags #badvisiondecision and #medicalmonday and is the creator of the #MedicalMonday Healthcare Twitizen of the week award, recognizing other health care providers for their time and efforts educating the public via Twitter.
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Courtesy of the Doctors at Shady Grove Eye and Vision Care; Optometrists, Ophthalmologists and Opticians serving Rockville, Potomac and Gaithersburg, Maryland suburbs of Washington DC. Visit youreyesite.com for more information or call (301) 670-1212 for appointments or other general questions.
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