Meet Our Partnership Development Team
- Jon FounkVice President, Partnership Development for Western Canada
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I love the people in this business.
Jon has more than 10 years in the dental industry and enjoys working with Dentists to educate them on their options and building winning outcomes that meet their long-term business goals. Prior to joining 123Dentist, Jon worked with Straumann as a chairside Dental Implant representative. In his spare time, Jon enjoys spending time with his wife and 2-year-old daughter and is excited to welcome a new addition to the family soon.Jon FounkVice President, Partnership Development for Western Canada
- Larson BauckDirector, Partnership Development for Vancouver Island, Northern BC and Saskatchewan
Helping a dentist grow their practice has a...Close Modal
Helping a dentist grow their practice has a positive impact on their family and their dental team. It is the most rewarding experience I have had professionally.
Larson is passionate about 123Dentist’s role in the industry’s ongoing evolution and helping partners improve the patient experience. He has been in the dental industry for over 5 years and, prior to joining 123Dentist, he worked at Straumann. When he is not helping our Partners create winning smiles, Larson can be found applying his green thumb to his garden and coaching baseball.Larson BauckDirector, Partnership Development for Vancouver Island, Northern BC and Saskatchewan
- Wēs TalianiDirector, Partnership Development for the Lower Mainland BC
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I smile when our partners experience positive changes in their business.
Helping dentists make positive improvements in their business and helping shape the future of dentistry is what it’s all about for Wēs. He has been in the dental industry for 10 years and, prior to joining 123Dentist, he was the Territory Sales Manager of KaVo Kerr Treatment Units in Western Canada. Wēs is an avid traveler and spends much of his free time biking the Vancouver Seawall and enjoying the outdoors.Wēs TalianiDirector, Partnership Development for the Lower Mainland BC
- Dawn MelansonDirector of Partnership Development for the Interior of British Columbia
I am excited to build success for each...Close Modal
I am excited to build success for each partner through integrity, honesty and respect. That is win-win for me.
Dawn has worked in the medical and dental field for over 20 years. She excels at creating opportunities through active listening, quickly building trust and providing value. Dawn has travelled to over 45 countries around the world, notably Antarctica, Mongolia and Oman and brings a global perspective to her conversations. When Dawn is not smiling and meeting with customers, you can find her on either the Peloton Tread or Bike or with her Rhodesian Ridgeback Chobe on the soccer pitches watching her two daughters play soccer.Dawn MelansonDirector of Partnership Development for the Interior of British Columbia
- Mark BourckVice President, Partnership Development for Eastern Canada
What matters most to me is the smooth...Close Modal
What matters most to me is the smooth transition of our partners and their teams to the 123Dentist family.
Mark has more than 15 years experience in the dental industry, Mark helps Dentists realize their goals by bringing knowledge, insights and experience to the table. Prior to joining 123Dentist, he was National Sales Manager at Dentsply Sirona and VP, Business Development at another dental group.Mark BourckVice President, Partnership Development for Eastern Canada
- Brendon McEniryDirector, Partnership Development for Ottawa and Eastern Ontario
I’m passionate about helping dentists achieve their goals.Close Modal
I’m passionate about helping dentists achieve their goals.
Brendon has worked in the dental industry for more than eight years and is actively involved in industry related associations, charities and community giving initiatives. Taking the time to listen, learn and understand Partners’ needs is how Brendon is able to build relationships quickly and easily. He enjoys spending time with his daughters and staying active by golfing, playing hockey, camping, and working with local charities to give back.Brendon McEniryDirector, Partnership Development for Ottawa and Eastern Ontario
- Jérôme LapierreDirector, Partnership Development for Quebec
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We support our practices based on their business needs.
Jérôme’s drive to make a better world guided him to 123Dentist by making a positive impact on dentists, dental staff, and most importantly, patient’s lives. Jerome has worked in the dental industry for many years, notably 6 years for Dentsply Sirona and Astra Tech Implants. Aside from his professional life, Jerome is an advocate for sea preservation and shark protection. Anything involving water – like water sports or boating – attracts him. He believes there is no Planet B – let’s fix this one.Jérôme LapierreDirector, Partnership Development for Quebec
- Sébastien LebeauDirector, Partnership Development for Quebec and the Maritimes
I truly understand the partner journey and the...Close Modal
I truly understand the partner journey and the benefits of partnership, and I want to help.
Sébastien has more than 20 years of sales experience and has developed many relationships working with Dentists, Plastic Surgeons and Dermatologists. Sébastien acquired much of his experience in the dental field by working at Straumann, Biolase and Convergent Dental. In 2015, he realized his entrepreneurial dream by acquiring a Medical Practice with 2 operating rooms and 5 treatment rooms. In 2020, he decided to partner with a medical group – similar to a dental group – and it was the right decision on many levels. With his experience in sales, management and as an entrepreneur, he’s able to understand business owners needs. He’s the father of 4 boys and is on the Board of their Ski Club and Football team.Sébastien LebeauDirector, Partnership Development for Quebec and the Maritimes
- Dr. Chandan AdvaniVice President, Operations
Dr. Chandan Advani
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123Dentist was the right partnership for me, my family, my business partner and our practice teams to achieve an unprecedented level of success.
As a Dentist, business owner, father, and husband, I know how many hats you wear every single day. You want to do it all and do it well. We built a successful network of Brush Dental clinics but knew that we had an opportunity to take our business to the next level. 123Dentist was the right partnership for me, my family, my business partner and our practice teams to achieve an unprecedented level of success.Dr. Chandan AdvaniVice President, Operations
- Dr. Naveen VermaVice President, Operations
Dr. Naveen Verma
As Dentists, clinical excellence and optimal patient outcomes...Close Modal
As Dentists, clinical excellence and optimal patient outcomes is what we strive for every day.
What I appreciate most about 123Dentist is the extended network of like-minded peers, the knowledge exchange and collaboration we foster through every interaction.Dr. Naveen VermaVice President, Operations
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Dr. Andrea DerniskySuter Brook Dental, Port Moody, BCHear Andrea's Story
Partnering with 123Dentist has positively affected my life by taking away a lot of the stress of the job. The aspects that I find to be the most challenging.
Dr. Jordan PettigrewDr. Jordan Pettigrew & Associates, Ottawa, ONHear Jordan's Story
123Dentist was able to tailor a partnership that worked really well for me. I was able to maintain ownership and also have a great support team behind me.
Dr. Chandan Advani and Dr. Naveen VermaBrush Dental Group, OntarioHear Chandan and Naveen's Story
Our plan right from graduating dental school was growth – to own multiple practices. It makes the growth strategy much easier when you have a large support team and that’s what 123Dentist provided us.
Dr. Kristin Yont and Dr. Claire WhitneyDowntown Dental, Calgary, AlbertaHear Kristin and Claire's Story
Partnering with 123Dentist has freed us of the daily burdens of HR, Payroll, Accounting that take away our focus from our patients and the dentistry we provide.
Dr. Edmund WongSouth Point Dental Centre, Surrey, BC.Hear Ed's Story
123Dentist has been such a great fit for me and allowed me to do the things that I love to do which is hands-on dentistry. The practice has been far more efficient with 123’s support and I’ve been able to work less.
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