Classic Optical Laboratories Inc.


Dawn Friedkin is the president of Classic Optical Laboratories Inc., a Youngstown, Ohio-based manufacturer of prescription eyeglasses. Her father started the company in 1970 as a manufacturer of eyewear for local eyecare providers.

Since its inception, governmental entities, insurance carriers, health plans and managed care organizations have consistently selected Classic as the go-to source for eyeglass laboratory fabrication services and ophthalmic products. Today, Classic manufactures more than 800,000 pairs of eyeglasses a year. Classic Optical has earned a stellar reputation for superior service and high-quality products, while concurrently keeping a close eye on costs, which resonates with its clients across the country.


Classic Optical Laboratories Inc.