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Premier Academy360

A suite of optimized learning solutions for your practice.

Premier Academy360

A suite of optimized learning solutions for your practice.

We’re Here for You

VSP Global® is here for you and your practice every step of the way. Leverage these webinars to alleviate some of the uncertainty you are facing.


Premier Academy360™ Webinars

Applying for SBA Loans 101

Are you hoping to better understand what the $2 trillion CARES Act means for your business? Mike Rivera from Bank of the West shares what you need to know when applying for SBA Coronavirus Relief loans available through the CARES Act. Learn who is eligible, how to apply, and what to expect. 

Hosted by Michael Rivera, Director, Regional Market Manager, Northern California Central Valley and Nevada. Bank of the West, Commercial Banking Group.

Additional Resources 

Paycheck Protection Program

The SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program is a loan that helps small businesses keep their workforce employed during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.

Economic Injury Disaster Loan

The SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan provides a loan advance of up to $10,000 to support small businesses impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Not professional, financial, medical, or legal advice. Consult with professional association guidelines, state labor resources, financial advisors, and/or an attorney for advice. Proprietary to VSP and not to be distributed.


Upcoming Webinars

Dive in with online webinars, featuring content and resources for both you and your staff.

Managing Expenses  

Is your profit intentional or accidental? Join Mark Wright, OD, FCOVD, to learn valuable strategies for managing expenses and how these strategies can be key to building intentional profit. This topic has never been more important than it is today. Register below for April 9 at 2:30 PM PDT:

What to do During Downtime

Many of you are having to make difficult business decisions, including decisions related to practice staffing, during the current COVID-19 pandemic. Learn about government programs available to pay your staff wages for eight weeks with Mark Wright, OD. This webinar will give you specific, practical suggestions on how to best support your practice at this time. Register for April 14, 12:00 PM PDT or April 16, 2:30 PM PDT below:

Mark Wright, OD, FCOVD
Dr. Wright has extensive experience in consulting, teaching, and lecturing nationally and internationally. He is the CEO of the Practice Management Center and the Professional Editor of Review of Optometric Business. Dr. Wright's expertise includes the topics of Practice Operational Efficiency, Doctor Effectiveness, Revenue Cycle Management including Coding and  Billing, and Practice Valuation.


Recorded Webinars

Leading in a Time of Crisis – How to Positively Impact Others and Your Practice
April 2020
Learn how to more comfortably navigate during these uncertain times with HR expert Shauna Harrington. View this webinar to gain tools to support you in managing staff changes during this pandemic and receive practical tips that support greater trust, stronger communications, and clear action plans.


Optometry & Telemedicine During COVID-19
March 2020
Listen in to VSP Ventures’ Phernell Walker, MBA, ABOM, Mary Anne C. Murphy, OD, VSP Global Board Vice Chair, and VSP Product Manager Samantha Ramirez dive into the topic of telemedicine.



Leverage on-demand business-building training, access to videos, and product training focused on eyewear, optics, and practice management.  



Attend in-person, expert-led workshops, focusing on group learning and peer-to-peer discussions.  

At VSP Global, our top priority is the health and safety of providers, customers, partners, and employees. As we continue to assess the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we have temporarily paused on delivering live workshops as part of Premier Academy360. In the meantime, please enjoy our webinars!

To learn more about live workshops in the future, complete the form below. We look forward to connecting with you. 


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