John Hogan has replaced Val Brunell, who is set to retire early next year, as president of Johnson & Johnson's new emerging spectacle lens group, which has begun to sell the group's first progressive lens, called Definity 2, in certain parts of the USA. Hogan joined J&J in 1980 and has been running the group's sales and logistics unit since June of 1997. Brunell has been with J&J for more than 30 years.