joepicJoe Vulich
President and Chief Executive Officer

Joe Vulich graduated from the University of Illinois with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. Joe practiced public accounting with Grant Thornton in Chicago where he also earned his CPA certificate. Joe left Grant Thornton to join AIT in 1995 and is responsible for all the accounting and financial functions at AIT. Joe's interests include playing golf, basketball and softball. Most of all he enjoys coaching his son’s baseball teams.




johnvpicJohn Vulich
Vice-President of Operations

John Vulich is a graduate of Northern Illinois University with a B.A. in Management. John has been in the optical industry working with AIT since 1990. As Vice-President of Operations, John offers the experience and knowledge to operate, repair and maintain the entire line of AIT equipment. John manages our team of plant employees and the technical service team. John is an avid sports fan, who especially enjoys following baseball and football, as well as enjoys bowling and golf. He enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons and is a committee member for his son's Boy Scout troop.


mattvpicMatthew Vulich
Vice-President of Sales Finishing & Classical  Lane Equipment

Matt Vulich is graduate of the University of Illinois with a B.S. in Economics and is a CPA. Matt has been working with AIT since 1992 where he started as Vice-President of Sales and Marketing. Through the years Matt has worked in all aspects of Sales and Marketing and has a thorough understanding of laboratory operations. Matt currently leads the Marketing Team at AIT. Matt's interests include golfing, hockey, the Chicago White Sox, reading history and spending family time with his wife and four daughters.