We Need to Talk About Women in Dentistry

An Introduction to DeW.Life, and Anne Duffy It’s no surprise that dentistry, like most medical professions, has been historically male-dominated. Yet more and more women are coming to the forefront and pursuing careers as dental professionals. According to Anne Duffy, founder of DeW.Life magazine, 50% of dental school graduates are women – and we need […]

NAFE names Benco Dental among the 2017 ‘Top 60 Companies for Executive Women’

Benco Dental, the nation’s largest privately owned dental distributor,  has been named one of the 2017 NAFE Top Companies for Executive Women by the National Association for Female Executives, to recognize American corporations where women have significant clout to make the decisions that affect their company’s future and its bottom line. The NAFE Top 60 […]

Dentist, composer, motorcyclist: How one grandmother’s pioneering spirit lives on through her Sol.

During Sol Figueiredo’s first visit to a dental museum tucked in the mountains of Pennsylvania, she did not expect to be overcome with emotion. When the Brazilian interior designer and architect walked past a dental operatory representing the 1900-1940 era, her eyes filled with tears.   Sol Figueiredo, who recently joined the CenterPoint Design staff of Benco Dental at […]