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PULPDENT Welcomes Leah Berk to Management Team

Leah BerkPULPDENT Corporation, a family-owned dental research and manufacturing company, is pleased to welcome Leah Rae Berk in the position of Media and Communications Manager. The granddaughter of PULPDENT founder Harold Berk, Leah will oversee the organization’s growing social media presence, including the Pulpdent’s new blog and its Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and YouTube pages.

With experience in healthcare, marketing and analytics, Leah is adept at identifying the business needs of clinicians and their patients. Leah combines data analysis, storytelling and digital media to engage customers, evaluate operations and uncover new opportunities. She feels that companies like PULPDENT have an important role to play in promoting public health efforts in the US and abroad. Before joining Pulpdent Leah was a Business Analyst for the Massachusetts General Hospital Practice Improvement Division.

“I am proud to continue my grandfather’s legacy of saving teeth,” says Leah. “Our new social media channels give us the opportunity to be active listeners and infuse the voice of the customer into everything we do here at PULPDENT.”

Leah holds an MBA with a concentration in Finance and Business Analytics from the Simmons School of Management and a BA in Comparative Literature from Brown University. She lives outside of Boston, MA with her husband Daniel and daughter Eva.

PULPDENT celebrates its 70th anniversary this year with renewed commitment to the company’s founding principles of education, prevention and proactive dental care so that people can live healthier and more productive lives.

PULPDENT Welcomes Lewis Berk to Management Team

Lew_headshot_treePULPDENT Corporation, a family-owned dental research and manufacturing company, is pleased to welcome Lewis Berk in the position of Manager—Strategic Operations. The grandson of PULPDENT founder Harold Berk, Lewis will ensure that company operations align with overall corporate strategy.

For the seven years prior to his new appointment, Lewis was Deputy General Counsel at Preservation of Affordable Housing, Inc. (POAH), a nonprofit real estate developer, where he managed the company’s corporate legal needs and oversaw the financing of multimillion dollar affordable housing projects. Lewis is a graduate of Wesleyan University and the Boston College Law School, where he was an editor on the Environmental Law Journal; he also completed a term of legal studies at King’s College in London. Lewis lives outside of Boston with his wife and two children.

“It’s an exciting time to be in the dental industry,” explains Lewis, noting that “our growing understanding of bioactive materials is fundamentally changing the way dentistry is practiced. PULPDENT is leading the way in fostering a bioactive mindset among clinicians and their patients.”

PULPDENT celebrates its 70th anniversary this year with renewed commitment to the company’s founding principles of education, prevention and proactive dental care so that people can live healthier and more productive lives.