ImpressiveEyewear.com

About Us, Our Team, Our Mission

In   July   of   2010,   the   Guildford   location   of   West   Coast   Optical,   Surrey,   changed   owners,   and   is   now   operating   as   Impressive Eyewear.   With   this   change,   comes   a   whole   new   beginning,   with   new   brand   names   and   different   styles   to   suit   the   most discriminating and fashion conscious eyewear shoppers. At   Impressive   Eyewear,      we   provide   famous   brand   name   designer   frames,   sunglasses,   contact   lenses,   ready   made   reading glasses, and a variety of accessories for all your eyewear requirements.
Impressive   Eyewear   provides   you   with   state   of the   art   technology   in   refraction   results,   along   with the    most    up    to    date    high    resolution    lenses    and fashion    designer    frames.In    addition,    an    impressive selection   of   famous   designer   sunglasses.   If   you   are   a sports   enthusiast,   there   are   sports   specific   sunglasses as well.   We    have    a    wide    range    of    styles,    looks    and colors    to    fit    anyone,    men,    women,    tweens    and children    and    to    basically    fit    any    budget.    From minimal     eyewear,     classics,     retro,     to     big     bold statements! 
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Frame selection made easy. Our      Mirrormage      High      Definition      imaging      system photographs    each    frame    you    try    on,    then    displays    HD images   up   to   four   at   a   time   to   compare. Your   selections   are uploaded    and    available    for    viewing    in    real    time,    from anywhere    and    from    any    PC    or    mobile    device    that    can connect   to   the   internet.   Now   you   can   get   a   second   opinion, without   leaving   the   store.   At   your   request,   we   will   send the   link   to   the   on-line   images   via   email,   to   the   person   of your choice.   Your   experience   at   Impressive   Eyewear   will   leave you    feeling    as    if    you've    had    all    of    your    basic eyewear   needs   met.   We   will   show   you   the   endless possibilities   in   fashion   eyewear.   There   are   frames   to   match   almost   any   unique   style,   preference,   personality   and need, want or desire.     The   types   of   eyeglass   frames   you   buy   say   as   much   about   your   personality   and   preferences   as   your   demeanour, gestures and inflections. There is no longer a need to drive to downtown to get the style and flair you want from a pair of glasses. It’s now in our Surrey neighbourhood. Whatever your optical needs are they will be met in a professional, friendly environment, and you’ll find the service is.... Impressive!
Frame selection with HD Camera system
9965 152nd Street, Surrey B.C. Canada   Tel:604-583-6155

Gisele Klein, Owner

Gisele   is   a   Licensed   contact   lens   fitter,   and   automated   refraction   Optician,   a computerized     procedure     that     connects     and     combines     data     from     ophthalmic equipment to produce detailed and accurate refraction results. "It   was   my   passion   for   optics   that   brought   me   to   open   the   door   for   Impressive Eyewear.   Perhaps,   this   was   the   answer   to   the   many   dreams   I   had   of   owning   and operating   my   own   business.   Having   established   myself   as   a   confident,   knowledgeable and   successful   optician   since   1982,   I   knew   I   was   ready   for   a   new   challenge   in   the optical profession" .....Gisele Klein  Gisele   served   a   two   year   term   as   the   President   of   the   Opticians   Association   of Canada    -    BC    Chapter.    The    Opticians    Association    of    Canada    is    a    professional association   representing   Licensed   Opticians   in   Canada.   Gisele   is   also   an   instructor   for Stenberg College’s Dispensing Optician’s Program. Our   mission   is   to   promote   Licensed   Opticians   and   the   profession;   to   develop   and maintain   a   professional   standard   of   knowledge   and   proficiency   in   our   occupational field,   and   to   educate   and   inform   vision   care   consumers   about   matters   related   to their eye health.

Megan Johnson

"As   Gisele’s   daughter,   Optical   field   was   the   subject   I   remember   hearing   about for    most    of    my    early    years.    Having    worn    glasses    from    an    early    age,    it    was inevitable   that   I   too   would   end   up   following   in   my   mother's   footsteps   and   getting involved in this industry" At   16   years,   she   accompanied   her   Mom   during   the   Summer   holidays   to   her place   of   work,   where   she   received   hands   on   experience.   Megan   found   this   to   be very   interesting   work,   and   decided   then   and   there   that   this   was   what   she   wanted   to do for her future. In   the   Summer   of   2011,   and   with   11   years   of   experience   behind   her,   Megan was   invited   to   join   her   Mom,   Gisele,   at   her   recently   acquired   business,   Impressive Eyewear. Her   passion   for   fashion   and   her   personality   enabled   her   to   interact   with clients   and   their   choice   of   eyewear.   She   has   built   many   relationships   in   this   industry over the years. As   Megan’s   passion   increases,   she   felt   a   strong   desire   to   further   her   education in   this   field.   She   has   comlpeted   eyeglass   theory   at   Northern   Alberta’s   Institute   of   Technology   and   is   now   enrolled   at   Stenberg   College’s Dispensing Optician Program to complete her education to become a Licensed Contact Lens Fitter and Automated Refraction Optician   Come   in   and   talk   to   Megan,   she   will   do   her   best   to   ensure   that   you   make   the   right   choice   in   eyewear,   both   in   frame selection, and lenses.
9965 152nd Street, Guildford Town Gate Plaza, Surrey BC Tel: 604-583-6155 Business Hours: Monday to Friday:9:30am to 6:00pm  Saturday: 9:30 to 5:00 Sundays and Holidays: Closed
Copyright © 2015 Impressive Eyewear. All rights reserved.
We are excited to announce the newest member of our team, Deanie Kolybabi. With her wealth of experience in the Eyewear Industry we continue to provide you with the dedicated service that you have come to expect in the past. To see Deanie’s bio please see below
Deanie Kolybabi As   a   commentator   and   supporter   for   many   charity   events,   Deanie   is   a familiar   face   to   many   in   the   lower   mainland!      She   has   enjoyed   many   years serving   clientele   within   her   community   of   Surrey/White   Rock   in   her   former role   with   a   prominent   high   end   fashion   optical   boutique   and   across   Canada as a manufacturer's agent for European opthalmic frames and sunglasses.     Deanie   revels   in   sharing   bold,   innovative,   quality   frames   and   lenses with   her   clients   and   strives   to   find   the   best   look   and   function   for   each individual.   A    mother    of    four    grown    and    independent    children    and    three grandchildren,   she   believes   in   giving   back   to   the   community   that   supported her   success.      Deanie   is   thrilled   to   be   a   part   of   the   Impressive   Eyewear team!
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Megan Johnson
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ImpressiveEyewear.com
In July of 2010, the Guildford location of West Coast Optical, Surrey, changed owners, and is now operating as Impressive Eyewear. With this change, comes a whole new beginning, with new brand names and different styles to suit the most discriminating and fashion conscious eyewear shoppers. At Impressive Eyewear,  we provide famous brand name designer frames, sunglasses, contact lenses, ready made reading glasses, and a variety of accessories for all your eyewear requirements.
Impressive Eyewear provides you with state of the art technology in refraction results, along with the most up to date high resolution lenses and fashion designer frames.In addition, an impressive selection of famous designer sunglasses. If you are a sports enthusiast, there are sports specific sunglasses as well.  We have a wide range of styles, looks and colors to fit anyone, men, women, tweens and children and to basically fit any budget. From minimal eyewear, classics, retro, to big bold statements! 
interior Impressive Eyewear
Frame selection made easy. Our Mirrormage High Definition imaging system photographs each frame you try on, then displays HD images up to four at a time to compare. Your selections are uploaded and available for viewing in real time, from anywhere and from any PC or mobile device that can connect to the internet. Now you can get a second opinion, without leaving the store. At your request, we will send the link to the on-line images via email, to the person of your choice.   Your experience at Impressive Eyewear will leave you feeling as if you've had all of your basic eyewear needs met. We will show you the endless possibilities in fashion eyewear. There are frames to match almost any unique style, preference, personality and need, want or desire.   The types of eyeglass frames you buy say as much about your personality and preferences as your demeanour, gestures and inflections. There is no longer a need to drive to downtown to get the style and flair you want from a pair of glasses. It’s now in our Surrey neighbourhood. Whatever your optical needs are they will be met in a professional, friendly environment, and you’ll find the service is.... Impressive!
interior Impressive Eyewear
9965 152nd Street, Surrey B.C. Canada   Tel:604-583-6155

About Us, Our Team, Our Mission

9965 152nd Street, Guildford Town Gate Plaza, Surrey BC Tel: 604-583-6155 Business Hours: Monday to Friday:9:30am to 6:00pm  Saturday: 9:30 to 5:00 Sundays and Holidays: Closed
Copyright © 2015 Impressive Eyewear. All rights reserved.
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We are excited to announce the newest member of our team, Deanie Kolybabi. With her wealth of experience in the Eyewear Industry we continue to provide you with the dedicated service that you have come to expect in the past. To see Deanie’s bio please see below
Deanie Kolybabi As a commen-tator and supporter for many charity events, Deanie is a familiar face to many in the lower mainland!  She has enjoyed many years serving clientele within her community of Surrey/White Rock in her former role with a prominent high end fashion optical boutique and across Canada as a manufacturer's agent for European opthalmic frames and sunglasses.     Deanie   revels   in   sharing   bold,   innovative,   quality frames   and   lenses   with   her   clients   and   strives   to   find the best look and function for each individual.   A   mother   of   four   grown   and   independent   children and   three   grandchildren,   she   believes   in   giving   back   to the   community   that   supported   her   success.      Deanie   is thrilled to be a part of the Impressive Eyewear team!

Gisele Klein, Owner

Gisele is a Licensed contact lens fitter, and automated refraction Optician, a computerized procedure that connects and combines data from ophthalmic equipment to produce detailed and accurate refraction results. "It   was   my   passion for    optics    that    brought    me    to    open    the    door    for Impressive   Eyewear.   Perhaps,   this   was   the   answer   to the   many   dreams   I   had   of   owning   and   operating   my own     business.     Having     established     myself     as     a confident,   knowledgeable   and   successful   optician   since 1982,   I   knew   I   was   ready   for   a   new   challenge   in   the optical profession" .....Gisele Klein  Gisele   served   a   two   year   term   as   the   President   of the   Opticians   Association   of   Canada   -   BC   Chapter.   The Opticians    Association    of    Canada    is    a    professional association   representing   Licensed   Opticians   in   Canada. Gisele    is    also    an    instructor    for    Stenberg    College’s Dispensing Optician’s Program. Our   mission   is   to   promote   Licensed   Opticians   and   the profession;    to    develop    and    maintain    a    professional standard     of     knowledge     and     proficiency     in     our occupational   field,   and   to   educate   and   inform   vision care   consumers   about   matters   related   to   their   eye health.

Megan

Johnson

"As Gisele’s daughter, Optical field was the subject I remember hearing about for most of my early years. Having worn glasses from an early age, it was inevitable that I too would end up following in my mother's footsteps and getting involved in this industry" At   16   years,   she   accompanied   her   Mom   during   the Summer    holidays    to    her    place    of    work,    where    she received   hands   on   experience.   Megan   found   this   to   be very   interesting   work,   and   decided   then   and   there   that this was what she wanted to do for her future. In    the    Summer    of    2011,    and    with    11    years    of experience   behind   her,   Megan   was   invited   to   join   her Mom,     Gisele,     at     her     recently     acquired     business, Impressive Eyewear. Her     passion     for     fashion     and     her     personality enabled   her   to   interact   with   clients   and   their   choice   of eyewear.    She    has    built    many    relationships    in    this industry over the years. As    Megan’s    passion    increases,    she    felt    a    strong desire   to   further   her   education   in   this   field.   She   has completed     eyeglass     theory     at     Northern     Alberta’s Institute   of   Technology   and   is   now   enrolled   at   Stenberg College’s   Dispensing   Optician   Program   to   complete   her education   to   become   a   Licensed   Contact   Lens   Fitter and Automated Refraction Optician   Come   in   and   talk   to   Megan,   she   will   do   her best    to    ensure    that    you    make    the    right    choice    in eyewear, both in frame selection, and lenses.
Megan Johnson