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Shopko Optical Grows Team in Utah’s Salt Lake City Area

August 11, 2020

Dr. Jepson to serve patients at Layton, West Jordan and West Valley City Shopko Optical centers until Logan’s center opens in September

GREEN BAY, Wis. – Shopko Optical, a leader in providing trusted eye care services to communities for over 40 years, is thrilled to welcome Karl Jepson, O.D., to its family of optometrists. He is currently available to serve patients living in or near the Salt Lake City area (Layton, West Jordan and West Valley City centers) and will be transitioning to Shopko Optical’s Logan center on 1205 N. Main St. when it opens in September.

“Dr. Jepson is an experienced optometrist with a passion for helping patients receive the proper eye care they need,” said Russ Steinhorst, Shopko Optical CEO. “He has a positive rapport with patients, making them feel welcome and comfortable during appointments.”

Those looking to schedule an appointment in the Salt Lake City area can visit shopko.com.


About Shopko Optical
Shopko Optical, is the trade name of Shoptikal LLC, an affiliate of Monarch Alternative Capital LP. For more than 40 years, Shopko Optical has provided excellent patient-centric care and high-quality eyewear through its dedicated team of nearly 700 optometrists (independent doctors of optometry in IA, ID, MT, SD and WA) and opticians. Shopko Optical expects further growth in 2020 and beyond. For more information, visit shopko.com.

About Monarch Alternative Capital LP
Monarch Alternative Capital LP is a private investment firm with approximately $5 billion in assets under management across various investment vehicles. Monarch was founded in 2002 and focuses primarily on opportunistic investing across distressed debt, special situations equity and real estate. The firm has offices in New York and London.

For More Information, Contact:
Chloe Albrecht
Public Relations Manager, Element
Phone: (920) 702-1245
Email: chloe@goelement.com


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