SOUTHWEST RANCHES, Fla., Sept. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bankers Healthcare Group (BHG), a leading provider of financing to healthcare professionals, was recently honored by the National Dental Association (NDA) for their contribution to the NDA's Corporate Roundtable. Chief Relations Officer Al Canal was presented with the award at the NDA's 100th Annual Convention in July.
"We have been very fortunate for the opportunity to work alongside the NDA and its partners in our shared efforts to continue advancing the organization," said Canal. "It is a tremendous honor to be recognized by the NDA for our contribution."
The NDA formed the Corporate Roundtable in 1997 in an effort to strengthen the organization's growth and development. In 2012, the NDA established four new Corporate Roundtable committees to further prepare the organization for the future.
The NDA tapped BHG to assist in the development of a plan to strengthen corporate relationships, appointing Al Canal as Chair of the Committee on Vendor and Partner Enhancement. Under Canal's leadership, the committee was tasked with developing a strategy for vendor recruitment and retention with the goal of fostering successful, long-term partnerships.
"It was truly a special honor to present Al Canal of Bankers Healthcare Group with the National Dental Association Corporate Award at our annual convention this summer," said Dr. Ed Chappelle Jr., President of the NDA. "Al has been a great friend and partner to the NDA since coming on to the Corporate Roundtable. His dedication to the mission and forward thinking is an inspiration to us all."
About the National Dental Association
The National Dental Association is a professional association of minority dentists based in Washington, DC. Formed in 1913, it is the largest such association in the world and now operates in the United States, Canada and Latin America. The NDA aims to extend dental treatment and education to impoverished, disabled or minority populations, as well as those who may be unable to seek proper care due to age. It also works to maintain professional standards in dentistry and to encourage dental careers among minority populations.
About Bankers Healthcare Group, Inc.
Since 1992, Bankers Healthcare Group has been providing financing solutions to healthcare professionals throughout the United States. BHG maintains an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau and has also been named to Inc. magazine's list of America's fastest growing companies in seven of the last eight years.
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