Daniel Protz: Owner
Daniel’s notable ingenuity and skill set, along with decades of experience have allowed him to offer Houstonians only the best when it comes to their eyewear needs. With patience and a unique set of problem-solving skills, Daniel is able to repair, adjust and refinish frames other opticals won’t touch. As the owner and lead optician, Daniel’s clientele includes some of Houston’s most recognizable faces. Daniel can be reached by email at [email protected].
Nicholas Protz: Optical Manager & Buyer
As a graduate of Sam Houston State University and son of Eye Elegance owner, Daniel Protz, Nicholas has learned from the best. After years of apprenticing in the Eye Elegance lab and taking courses in opticianry, Nicholas excels as both an optician and lab technician. His attention to detail and extensive industry knowledge ensures our clients gain a thorough understanding of available options. Nicholas can be reached by email at [email protected].
Sonja “Squeak” Riffe: Optician & Lab Technician
Sonja has been in the optical field since 1989 and is highly trained as both an optician and lab technician. Her skills and expertise allow her to address any concerns you may have about complicated prescriptions. Sonja’s experience along with her honest and down-to-earth character makes her an intricate member of the Eye Elegance team. Sonja can be reached at [email protected].
Adriana Gonzalez: Optician
As an optician since 1985, Adriana’s experience and joyful demeanor make selecting new eyewear fun and effortless. Her artistic abilities as a sculptor and painter, in her free time, enable her to create the most beautiful and unique custom lens tints. Adriana’s creative vision, experience, and ability to speak fluent Spanish enhance the level of service our clients deserve. Adriana can be reached at [email protected].
Hugo Peralta: Optician
Hugo, a native of Bogota, Colombia, has been refining his skills in luxury eyewear since 2011. As a former Apple Genius Hugo has a natural curiosity for technical knowledge which extends to optics and lens technologies. Hugo’s goal is to make choosing your new pair of glasses an exciting adventure… Trying on different shapes, sizes, textures, and colors to find the perfect frame that in addition to making you look great, also complements your own personal aesthetic and lifestyle. He particularly enjoys designing made-to-measure eyewear from the Tom Davies Bespoke collection. Hugo is fluent in Spanish. When he’s not styling eyewear, Hugo is an avid runner, swimmer, and art enthusiast. Reach Hugo at [email protected].
Adrian Gonzalez: Optician
Adrian, a born and raised Houstonian, started his career as an optician in 2008. He joined the Eye Elegance team in June 2021. His favorite part of working at Eye Elegance is "Working with and meeting the most wonderful people on a daily basis" he says. Although Adrian doesn't need vision correction, he loves sporting some specs, especially sunglasses. His all-time favorite eyewear brand is Lindberg. With all the Lindberg collections, he thinks there is always a style, a color, a look, and a fit for anyone. Plus, the availability of custom lens shapes and edge treatments allows him to get creative and make something truly unique. Adrian loves working out every day, reading about cars, and coming up with future tattoos that he wants to add to his favorite canvas, himself. Reach Adrian at [email protected].

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3939 Montrose Blvd.
Suite P Houston, TX 77006

Phone: 713-622-4411
Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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1703 Post Oak Blvd.
Houston, TX 77056

Phone: 713-322-5541
Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.