Written by Dentistry Today Thursday, 13 March 2014 11:58
Pittsburgh, PA (March 13, 2014) – VP of Sales Josh Daab of Atlantic Precious Metal Refining (Atlantic), a Pittsburgh-based precious metal refinery serving dental professionals worldwide, has recently been appointed to the board of directors for Oral Health America (OHA), a national, non-profit organization working to educate Americans about the importance of oral health.
Daab will serve a three-year term and provide strategic and tactical insights to the organization. He will join a board of twenty other dental industry experts.
As a member of Oral Health America’s board of directors, Daab will play an instrumental role in monitoring finances, contributing ideas for strategic development, supporting OHA’s President and CEO and adopting sound policies that will shape the future of Oral Health America.
“I am extremely honored to be a part of this accomplished network of experts,” remarked Daab. “I hope to provide meaningful feedback on a regular basis to help address the issues that concern all Americans who may not have access to proper oral care and education, and to further support the dental professionals who work hard to provide this access to everyone.”
Daab has been in the dental industry for almost three decades and is a long-time advocate of the dental profession and oral health-related issues. He is an annual participant in lobbying Congress on the importance of oral health awareness and the impact of oral health as it relates to overall health and well-being. In addition to his position at Atlantic, Daab is Co-Founder of Baker Dental Corporation and Daab Dental Distributing. An accomplished entrepreneur and strategic planner, Daab places an emphasis on relationship and partnership development.
"Atlantic Precious Metal Refining has been a wonderful supporter of Oral Health America and we're honored to welcome Joshua Daab as a member of our board of directors," said OHA President and CEO, Beth Truett. "We appreciate Josh’s dedication in helping OHA connect vulnerable communities with needed oral health resources, and we thank Atlantic for allowing Josh the time to participate on our board."
For more information about all Atlantic Precious Metal Refining news, please visit www.apmr.com.
About Oral Health America
OHA’s mission is to change lives by connecting communities with resources to increase access to oral healthcare, education and advocacy for all Americans, especially those most vulnerable. Through Smiles Across America®, which serves 400,000 children annually, the Wisdom Tooth Project™, which reaches tens of thousands of older adults, and the Campaign for Oral Health Equity, which prioritizes oral health alongside other chronic diseases, OHA provides needed oral healthcare and education, helping Americans of all ages to have a healthy mouth and understand the importance of oral health for overall health. For more information about Oral Health America, please visit www.oralhealthamerica.org.
About Atlantic Precious Metal Refining
Atlantic Precious Metal Refining (Atlantic) is a Pittsburgh-based precious metal refinery owned and operated by a U.S. Air Force veteran and former dental laboratory technician. Proudly serving clients from across the U.S. and around the world for more than 25 years, Atlantic processes a variety of gold, silver, platinum and palladium materials including: crowns, bridges, sprues and casting buttons; bench, floor and carpet sweeps; dust collector bags, vacuum bags, suction unit tubing and filters; flatware, jewelry and more. To learn more, please visit www.apmr.com.