Dental Fix Rx Annual Conference Focuses on New Partnerships, Honors Top Performers
National Mobile Dental Equipment Repair Franchise Hosts Franchisee Conference July 14-16 in Fort Lauderdale to Share Best Practices, New Development and the Company’s Future Growth
July 26, 2016 // Franchising.com // DAVIE, Fla. – More than 250 franchisees and employees gathered at the Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six in Ft. Lauderdale for Dental Fix Rx’s third annual franchise convention, held July 14-16, 2016. The conference focused on the launch of the Darby Dental customer referral program and honored nine franchisees for exceptional performance in 2015.
“The conference is a great opportunity for everyone to come together and share best practices they’ve learned over the past year which helps to strengthen the brand moving forward,” stated David Lopez, CEO of Dental Fix Rx. “Our corporate team really enjoys spending time with our franchisees and sharing some of the exciting developments and partnerships we’ve forged over the past year to benefit their future. Our convention is also a great platform for us to recognize franchisees who have excelled within our system. This year’s group is an elite list of top performers.”
The three day event was capped off with an awards ceremony and dinner, during which nine awards were handed out to franchisees and employees. The winners include:
- Franchise Owner of the Year 2016 – Mario Garcia of Houston, TX
- Rookie of the Year 2016 – Fai Leung of Dayton, OH
- Most Improved Franchise Owner – Gary McHale of Buffalo, NY
- Repair of the Year – Bob Pabelick of Milwaukee, WI
- Largest Invoice of the Year – Kelvin Hall of Charleston, SC
- Most Distinguished Award – Crystal Anderson of New York, NY
- Operations Support Center Award – Donna Chaleff of Ft. Lauderdale, FL
- Employee of the Year – Chris DeAntonio of Ft. Lauderdale, FL
- Teamwork Award – Michael Ryan, Humberto Gomez of Dallas-Ft. Worth, TX
Franchisees attended nine breakout sessions over the course of two days with various vendors surrounding equipment repair and business best practices, and most notably, informational sessions with Darby Dental Supply representatives. The recently unveiled national service agreement with Darby Dental, the largest all-telesales product distributor, will provide franchisees with an additional revenue stream and further solidify Dental Fix Rx technicians as industry leaders.
News about the company’s fast-paced growth also had franchisees smiling. Hitting the 250th franchise mark in 2016, Dental Fix Rx is on track to sell 50 franchises this year and expects to sell all U.S. territories within the next three years.
Lopez added, “Dental Fix Rx is growing at an unbelievable rate and attracting entrepreneurs who want to take control of their future by building a meaningful business with demonstrated growth potential. We’re excited to see what the next year brings.”
About Dental Fix Rx
Founded in 2009, Dental Fix Rx is a fast-growing mobile dental equipment repair service franchise that is revolutionizing the dental service industry by delivering immediate, on-demand equipment service, hand-piece repairs and cost-effective consumable products through its network of highly-trained franchise professionals. With local franchise owners serving businesses within their market, Dental Fix Rx completes repairs on-site from mobile repair centers that are equipped to fix a wide range of equipment found in any practice – from compressors to chair upholstery. The company has sold more than 250 franchises that service 18,000 customers throughout North America. For more information, visit www.dentalfixrx.com.
SOURCE Dental Fix Rx
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