Mr Tim Cole, partner and qualified Dispensing Optician at Edmonds and Slatter celebrates his 25th year in the optical industry this year
Tim studied to become a dispensing optician at Bradford and after 3 year’s hard work qualified in 1987, gaining the use of the distinguishing letters FBDO and becoming a fully qualified dispensing optician.
His first job in optics was at Haine And Smith Opticians in Wiltshire, where he stayed for 20 years. He managed a number of their practices including Swindon, Chippenham and Malmesbury and worked his way up the optical professional ladder being employed as frame and lens buyer, recruitment manager and practice development manager along the way.
Tim joined Edmonds and Slatter in 2003 and is now one of the partners of the business bringing with him all his years of experience and wealth of optical knowledge to the benefit of all our patients.
Here’s to the next 25 years!