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Orange, California – June 4, 2015 – Brident Dental & Orthodontics is proud to announce the appointment of Bradley Fleiss as Senior Vice President (SVP), Benefits and Payor Relations.  As the company’s SVP, Benefits and Payor Relations, Bradley will oversee all operational management issues for the Benefits Division for the company.  He will report to the Chief Executive Officer, Simon Castellanos. 

“I am thrilled to have Brad join Brident Dental.  He has an impressive operational background and an excellent track record in building strong organizations,” says CEO, Simon Castellanos.  “At Brident Dental, our patients and the communities we serve are first priority and Brad will play a key role in developing relationships in the regional, district and state level with payors and healthcare providers, in order to ensure the best quality of oral healthcare.  It is a great pleasure to welcome him to our team.”

Brad joins Brident Dental with more than 24 years of experience in small, medium and large case sales and management for fortune 100 corporations and public entities. Prior to joining the company, Brad worked as the Assistant Vice President California Market Manager for Sun Life Financial where he was responsible for overseeing all operational aspects for the State of California, that included new business sales, client service, client retention and overall market efforts.  Previously, he also worked for Dearborn National and Minnesota Life in general management roles, and over 9 years with MetLife where he successfully improved sales operations in 11 Western Region States and 14 Midwestern States within their Life, Disability, Dental and Voluntary Benefits Divisions.    

Bradley graduated from Colorado State University with his Bachelors of Science in Business.  He also holds several accreditations in California Life/Health/Property & Casualty, Certified Insurance Counselor, and is member of the Orange County Employee Benefits Council, Northern California Employee Benefits Council and the Los Angeles Employee Benefits Council.

Brident Dental is committed to improving oral health care beyond just their patients, but for all dental patients.  Brident Dental, through its outreach efforts, is focused on providing the best quality of dental services and oral health education to members of their communities.

ABOUT BRIDENT DENTAL:

Brident Dental & Orthodontics is an experienced dental service organization, which provides comprehensive business support services to affiliated dental offices owned by licensed dentists, with convenient locations throughout Texas, Colorado and California.  In addition, we are affiliated with Western Dental, a dental and oral health maintenance organization that provides dental services in over 190 office locations with over 4,500 team members.  Being affiliated with this network of dental offices allows us to benefit from the company’s long-standing emphasis on high standards of quality of care, first class training and professional development.  The Brident Dental offices are led by Dr. Soumava Sen in Texas, Dr. Zhi Meng in California and Dr. David Kennedy in Colorado, who combined brings over 45 years of experience in practicing dentistry, managing dental offices and leading dental professionals in delivering great quality dental care. For more information, visit www.brident.com.

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