North American Dental Named One Of INC 500′s Fastest Growing Companies

(New Castle, PA)– North American Dental Group (NADG) is pleased to announce that it has been named to the 2014 edition of the INC 500, the 33rd annual ranking by INC magazine of America’s fastest-growing private companies. This is the second consecutive year that North American Dental Group has appeared on this prestigious list, ranked at 337 this year and improving from the ranking of 441 last year.

“We are truly excited and honored to be on the list for a second year in a row,” said Kenneth Cooper, Chief Executive Office and Co-Founder of North American Dental Group. “Achieving this goal once again showcases what our team of employees have done in delivering quality services to our patients.”

“To be acknowledged once again shows what kind of company we are putting together,” says Dr. Andrew Matta, Chief Medical Officer and Co-Founder of North American Dental Group. “Our goal continues to become the best in class in our industry while delivering unsurpassed patient care.”

“I am humbled to once again be on this list,” says Dr. Chad W. Wise, Chief Operating Officer and Co-Founder of North American Dental Group. “I am truly proud of the hard work and dedication that each individual in our organization has given to contribute to servicing our patients.”

Dr. Wise, along with Dr. Matta and Mr. Cooper, founded the company in 2010 in the Youngstown Ohio area, and currently have 45 offices located throughout Ohio, western Pennsylvania, and eastern Michigan under the Refresh Dental, Corner Dental, Dental Express, and Dental Care of Michigan Brands. All three Founders will be accepting the award in Washington DC in mid-October.

The INC. 500 list represents some of the fastest growing independent companies in the country. According to the magazine, these companies have averaged a median growth rate of 1,828 percent, up from 1,739 percent a year ago. Collectively, these companies have created just over 46,000 jobs, according to the numbers from INC Magazine.

This year’s INC 500 list measures revenue growth from 2010 to 2013. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 21, 2010. Additionally, they had to be U.S. based, privately held, for profit, and independent (not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies) as of December 31, 2013. The minimum required 2010 revenue is $100,000, and the minimum for 2013 was $2 million. The companies of the Inc. 500 represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found in its entirety on

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