A clear path to the future, and a day in the sun. #LHP17

Standing ovations. Inspirational messages. Crayons and bubble gum. In the city of Philadelphia last week, crowds gathered to witness outstanding talents celebrate their day sun. Two miles from another stage, where The National Football League hosted its annual draft — teams selecting their future from among collegiate contenders — another community celebrated its emerging leaders and industry icons. On April 27 […]

Monday To Do List: 1.’Share your story’

After six hours gathered in the Hyatt Regency’s Cumberland Hall — the time when late afternoon apathy might be expected — visitors to the Dallas, Texas venue seemed more enthused than fitness guru Richard Simmons. Encapsulating a day of wonder, Julie Radzyminski (shown, above right) spoke from the heart at the podium, “If there’s one thing you can […]

You never know who you’re inspiring.

“Walk those rich lines, defy the odds, push the envelope — because you never know who you’re inspiring,” said Katti Webb Simpson, IPDH, of Foxcroft, Maine, during her acceptance of the Lucy Hobbs Project® Clinical Expertise Award in 2014. She speaks from experience. In 2008, the Pine Tree State became the second in the country to pass a […]

Taking joy in financial success.

Teresa Gast, CPA, will lead a Continuing Education presentation on the topic of finance today at the Lucy Hobbs Project Annual Celebration Honoring Exemplary Women in the Dental Community, to be held at the Omni Championsgate in Orlando, Fla.

Teresa Gast, CPA, has seen clients right out of dental school buying their practice, getting married, having children and sending their own kids to college. As a partner of Cain, Watters & Associates, PLLC, she says her greatest joy is seeing clients progress in their own financial successes throughout the years.

“I have worked with many of my clients for 12-13 years and I have gotten to experience all of life’s changes with them.”

Today at the Lucy Hobbs Project Annual Celebration Honoring Exemplary Women in the Dental Community, to be held at the Omni Championsgate in Orlando, Fla., June 6, she will share her expertise with nearly 200 attendees.

Continuing Education credits will be awarded on her topic of finance and two additional areas of expertise – trends in dentistry, led by Dr. Eric Solomon and  social media, as presented by Crystal Washington, known for her ability to make complex Web topics accessible to the business community. As author of new book, The Social Media Why: A Busy Professional’s Practical Guide to Using Social Media Including LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, Google+ and Blogs for Business, she offers a dynamic look at social media for the dental professional.

Powered by Benco Dental, The Lucy Hobbs Project is a national, long-term program based on three pillars – networking, innovating and giving back.  Named after Hobbs, this project aims to bring women together from all facets of the dental industry – dentists, dental assistants, hygienists, receptionists, sales representatives and others. The project is free to join and offers networking opportunities, education programs and charitable events.