Heartland Dental Care Ranks Sixth in Inc. Hire Power Awards

Leading dental service organization recognized as one of the top job creators in the nation

Dec 07, 2012, 10:14 ET from Heartland Dental Care

EFFINGHAM, Ill., Dec. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ­­Heartland Dental Care, a leading dental service organization, was recently named to the Inc. Hire Power list. Heartland Dental Care ranked sixth among 100 of the country's top job providers.

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"We're thrilled to receive this distinguished honor from Inc. and be recognized along with so many of our country's brightest and most influential businesses," explained Richard E. Workman, DMD, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Heartland Dental Care. "HDC is proud to be one of the leading companies in creating new employment opportunities and helping our economy grow."

The inaugural Inc. Hire Power Awards recognize the top 100 companies who are creating the most new jobs, restoring lives and playing a significant role in rebuilding the economy. This year's list includes a variety of different companies in the fields of healthcare, software, real estate, insurance, security, retail and more.

Patrick C. Bauer, President and Chief Operations Officer of Heartland Dental Care added, "HDC offers exceptional career and affiliation opportunities for dentists and team members nationwide. To be honored for our growth and role in rebuilding the economy is a very humbling moment for us." 

Inc.'s Hire Power Awards rank small and mid-sized private businesses by how many new jobs they've generated over the past three years. To qualify, applicants must be U.S.-based, have been founded in 2007 or earlier, and have at least 50 employees as of Dec 31, 2011. In total, the companies on the list created more than 73,000 jobs in the past three years.

About Heartland Dental Care
Heartland Dental Care, Inc. is one of the leading dental services organizations in the United States with 380 affiliated dental practices located within 20 states. Based in Effingham, Ill., Heartland Dental Care supports its affiliated dentists and team members by offering continuing professional education and leadership training along with a variety of administrative services including staffing, human relations, procurement, administration, financial, marketing and information technology. For more information, visit www.HeartlandDentalCare.com. Follow Heartland Dental Care on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

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Ashley Buehnerkemper, Community and Brand Manager
(217) 540-5653

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