Since Heartland Dental was founded, it’s been our mission to create an environment that fosters continual growth and provides exceptional, long-term career opportunities for our team members. We’re thrilled to be recognized by Inc. for these achievements.
Effingham, IL (PRWEB) October 25, 2013
Heartland Dental, one of the leading dental support organizations in the country, was recently included in the 2013 Inc. Hire Power Awards, which recognizes the top 100 companies who are creating new career opportunities, restoring lives and playing a significant role in advancing the economy. In terms of new jobs created, Heartland Dental was ranked No. 3 out of the 100 recognized companies.
“I’m extremely thankful to be acknowledged by Inc. for our efforts in creating new employment opportunities and strengthening our economy,” said Rick Workman, DMD, Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Heartland Dental. “I’m also proud that Heartland Dental is being mentioned alongside so many of today’s most influential, pioneering businesses.”
With over 5,000 current employees, Heartland Dental has added 1,759 new jobs since the end of 2011. In addition to ranking No. 3 in job creation nationally, Heartland Dental ranked No. 1 in the state of Illinois, No. 1 in the business products and services industry and No. 3 in companies with over 1,000 employees.
Patrick Bauer, President and Chief Operations Officer of Heartland Dental added, “Since Heartland Dental was founded, it’s been our mission to create an environment that fosters continual growth and provides exceptional, long-term career opportunities for our team members. We’re thrilled to be recognized by Inc. for these achievements.”
Created by Inc. last year, the second annual Hire Power Awards feature America’s top contributing private companies to employment growth, spanning all industries, states and company sizes. The awards continue to draw national attention for spotlighting the positive impact businesses are making on the job market and economy. To qualify, applicants must be U.S.-based, have been founded in 2011 or earlier, and have at least 10 full-time employees as of December 31st, 2012. In total, the companies on the list created more than 51,000 jobs over the past 18 months. To view the complete Hire Power Awards list, visit http://www.inc.com/hire-power/list/2013.
About Heartland Dental
Heartland Dental is one of the leading dental support organizations in the United States with more than 440 affiliated dental offices located within 26 states. Based in Effingham, Ill., Heartland Dental supports over 700 affiliated dentists and 5,000 team members by offering continuing professional education and leadership training along with a variety of non-clinical administrative services including staffing, human relations, procurement, administration, financial, marketing and information technology. For more information, visit http://www.heartlanddentalcare.com. Follow Heartland Dental on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.