Josef May, who runs Silhouette in Germany, was re-elected as chairman of Spectaris during the general meeting of the German eyewear industry association in mid-September. Dr. Andreas Nitze, chief executive officer of Berliner Glas, and André Schulte, chief executive officer of Weinmann Emergency Medical Technology, were re-elected as vice-presidents of Spectaris, while Mathis Kuchejda, chief executive of Schmidt+Haensch, was elected as treasurer of the German eyewear industry association, which supports about 400, mostly medium-sized businesses in Germany and abroad.