Linda Miles, CSP, CMC, is an internationally recognized consultant, speaker, and author on dental practice management and team development. Linda is a successful businesswoman who not only founded LLM&A, a leading INC 500 dental management consulting firm in 1978; but also founded the Speaking Consulting Network in 1997.
Lois Banta is CEO, President and Founder of Banta Consulting, Inc. From terrified dental patient to popular international speaker and dental consultant, Lois has been involved in dentistry for more than 30 years. Her SCI approach – See, Commit, and Implement – has allowed her to take practices from mediocrity to excellence.
Ian Miller is the Director of Global sales for both Plaque HD as well as Steraligner…Two groundbreaking brands that are changing the way patients take care of not only their oral health…but their overall health as well.
Janet Hagerman is the creator of the process Selling Dentistry ~ Ethically Elegantly Effectively, helping dentists who want to increase their treatment case acceptance without sacrificing patient care.
onDiem’s mission is to transform the way dental offices operate, empowering both practices and professionals to find the work that works for them.
Their on-demand staffing platform is changing the dental industry, connecting professionals with daily shifts at local dental practices – fast, easy and all at your fingertips.
onDiem is the smarter way to staff your business and the better way to find work.
Tonya Lanthier is founder and CEO of DentalPost, the dental industry’s premier and largest online and mobile job board, connecting and educating more than 750,000 job seekers and 55,000 dental offices in the U.S. and Canada
Throughout his professional career, Amol has advised clients ranging from small businesses to large corporations and provided sophisticated tax and advisory services.
Amol has developed a significant niche in the healthcare space and has served over 500 physician & over 400 dentist clients all over the United States. He has authored a handbook (Navigating the Business of Medicine) for medical residents and physicians who wish to start their own private practice.
Grace is the proud owner of Identity Dental Marketing where she has made it her personal mission to improve the business of each dental practice she works with by a measurable amount. In her first position as a Marketing Director for a multiple location dental practice, she tripled the number of new patients seen on a monthly basis (in 3 short months, on the same marketing budget).
What is SWYP?
First and foremost, SWYP is a community. A community that lives and breathes within a mobile app and desktop website. SWYP empowers and unites dental professionals by organizing industry information and giving users the tools to be better every day.
Doctor Flucke was born and raised in Kansas City. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Missouri – Kansas City in 1987. He has practiced in Lee’s Summit since 1989 and was pleased to open his new state of the art facility in 2007.
As the Founder and CEO of Victory Dental Management LLC, Lynne has over 25 years of business experience in several different industries – dentistry, medical, pharmacy, sales, transportation, logistics, and project management. Using her diverse experience, she creates a unique plan for each client so that optimum results are achieved.
Alison defected to GPM from the wide world of sports marketing. Forget the NBA; she earned her marketing MBA, which makes her an even more dangerous player in the dental marketing and dental consulting worlds.
Christina joined the team as an Account Executive after spending a decade of her career in pharmaceutical sales and as a physician liaison for the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. If you want to know how to network your practice with other specialists and doctors in your area, she’s your go-to genius.
Dr. Paul L. Ouellette, DDS, MS, AFAAID is an AAO Certified Orthodontist, AAID credentialed implant dentist, educator, humanitarian, and author. Throughout his five-decade career, Dr. Ouellette has been a leading proponent of implementing cutting edge technology applications in dentistry. By embracing new technology, Dr. Ouellette aims to make dentistry and orthodontics more affordable and accessible for everyone.
Mary is the founder of The Dental Business, Bites and Business and Legacy Dental Coach. She is the Author of “The Dental Business; a Blueprint for Success” a book written for Dental Practice owners and managers. Mary has penned articles for multiple publications and blogs. She has been the featured guest on Dental Podcasts and webinars.
Dianne Glasscoe Watterson, RDH, BS, MBA has more than four decades in dentistry. Her business, Watterson Speaking/Consulting LLC, is based in Lexington, NC. Since 1997, Dianne has been published extensively, including authoring two monthly columns in national dental publications- one in Dental Economics called “Practice Wisdom” and the other in RDH called “Staff Rx.”
Cory Pinegar is an experienced Chief Executive Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the telecommunications industry. Cory is a strong business development professional currently finishing a Bachelor’s Degree focused in Economics, Business from Brigham Young University.
Most healthcare professionals live in fear of litigation but few worry about going to prison. Dr. Shelburne became aware that he was a target of an investigation when the FBI broke down the back door of his office and confiscated all his business and dental records.
Susan began her career in dentistry as a dental assistant in her father’s practice in CT, and worked over 20 years as a dental hygienist before becoming a dental coach for the past 11 years. As the founder of Dental Coaches, Susan and her team of experts work with dentists across the country to grow their practices
David Harris is a licensed private investigator, with a graduate business degree and a professional accounting designation. He is the President of Prosperident, the only company in North America specializing in the detection, investigation and remediation of embezzlements committed against dentists.
Today’s practice owner faces challenges in unifying the dental team and elevating communications to reduce conflict and increase profitability. Shelley believes we can each be the designer of our own experience
Kristine’s career went from dental hygienist, board examiner and educational manager for a global Fortune 500 company to practice management consultant and industry leader in business development.
With over 20 years of experience in the dental and medical fields, Christine Taxin’s passion is improving practice performance and increasing profitability through communication, team training, and goal setting.
As the Founder and CEO of Victory Dental Management, Lynne Leggett’s diverse experience enables her to have a unique perspective on dentistry and all of its varied components.
Leslie Canham is a speaker and consultant specializing in Infection Control, OSHA Compliance, Dental Practice Act, HIPAA regulations, and a variety of subjects surrounding accommodating and treating special needs patients and patients living with HIV/Aids
Minal Sampat, RDH is a practicing dental hygienist, national speaker, marketing consultant and owner of Growth Management Marketing, LLC.