Dallas, TX , December 29, 2017 (Newswire.com) - Dallas Business Journal recognizes Dr. Sulman Ahmed, Founder & CEO of DECA Dental Group, as one of the selected 2018 Minority Business Leader honorees. After having judges review more than 100 nominations, Tracy Merzi, publisher of DBJ, notes that the 2018 class of honorees “represent the best of the best in North Texas.”
Now in its 11th year, the Minority Business Leader Awards honor men and women throughout Dallas-Fort Worth for exceptional business and community leadership.
“This nomination hits home for me,” said Dr. Ahmed. “It’s an honor to be in a position where I can influence minorities in business through my story.”It's an honor to be in a position where I can influence minorities in business through my story.
All honorees were chosen because of their striking career track record and their impact on the community. As the 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year, Dr. Ahmed proves to other minorities that all things are possible. He understands the value of being given a chance and will continue to strive for diversity in the workplace in the years to come. Dr. Ahmed inspires others with his story and offers a sense of hope and determination for those who don’t believe in themselves.
About DECA Dental:
DECA Dental is a Dental Service Organization located in Dallas, Texas with over 70 offices located throughout Texas including Ideal Dental and other affiliated brands. The company's mission is to put smiles on the faces of hundreds of patients that visit its offices daily. DECA enables its doctors to deliver quality and affordable dental care by requiring ongoing training, education and mentoring for all doctors. This, in addition to an internal clinical review board, ensures that every doctor is delivering the best care possible.
DECA is just as dedicated to the community as it is to its patients. DECA is a proud supporter of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the exclusive provider of dental services to Kidd’s Kids, Pat and Emmitt Smith Charities, the Dallas Mavericks and the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders.
DECA Dental Group was founded in 2008 by CEO, Dr. Sulman Ahmed. His belief in putting patients first is the fundamental backbone of DECA Dental’s core values and patient care delivery model. Under Dr. Ahmed's leadership, DECA Dental has received many honors and awards including being recognized as one of Inc. Magazine’s Top 5000 fastest growing companies in the nation and D Magazine’s Dallas-Fort Worth’s Premier Dental Group. Dr. Ahmed was also named as a finalist for the 2016 EY Entrepreneur of the Year.
To learn more information about DECA Dental, visit decadental.com.