August 02, 2017 Lompoc, CA - Den-Mat Holdings, LLC has hired David Casper as its new Chief Executive Officer. Effective July 31, 2017, Mr. Casper takes over leadership of the Company’s global business operations.
“We are excited to welcome Dave to the DenMat family,” says Rich Hallworth, the Company’s Executive Chairman. "We conducted an exhaustive search, and Dave really stood out as the best fit for the organization given his experience in products and services that closely match DenMat’s offerings. Dave also brings a proven track record of true leadership through a cultural style that will help the DenMat team achieve greater success.”
Mr. Casper previously served as President of both the Prismatik Dentalcraft and IOS Technologies divisions of Glidewell Laboratories, having worldwide responsibility for all functions of the product manufacturing divisions of Glidewell. Prior to his time at Glidewell, Mr. Casper served as Vice President of Sales and Global Marketing at Sybron Implant Solutions, part of the Danaher Corporation’s dental division.
“DenMat has a long history of innovation and unique practice solutions for dentistry. I am excited to join this team and continue driving value for the Company and its customers,” says Casper. “Creating an environment where the customer experience is paramount will be a primary focus of mine. DenMat has a broad portfolio of excellent products and services, but given today’s competitive environment, ensuring that customers’ expectations are exceeded has never been more important,” Casper says.
As CEO, Mr. Casper will be responsible for all of the Company’s activities including continued strategic development, global sales and marketing, product development, manufacturing, distribution, finance and all administrative functions.
Since 1974, DenMat has been a leader in high-quality dental products for dental professionals in more than 72 countries around the world. DenMat makes and assembles most of its products at its world headquarters on the Central Coast of California. DenMat offers three main product categories: Consumables, Small Equipment, and a full-service Dental Laboratory. DenMat's consumables include brands that are known and trusted, including Geristore®, Core Paste®, Tenure®, Ultra-Bond®, Infinity®, SplashMax®, Precision®, Perfectemp®, Atridox® and LumiSmile White®. DenMat's small equipment offering includes a broad range of products, including NV®PRO3 and SOL™ soft-tissue diode lasers, the Rotadent® power toothbrush, PeriOptix™ magnification loupes and lights, Flashlite™ curing lights, Vizilite® and Vizilite® Pro for oral lesion screening, and a full line of high-quality Hartzell hand instruments. DenMat is also home to Lumineers®, the world's #1 patient-requested thin veneer, and Snap-On Smile®, the life-changing removable appliance.