PLANTATION, FL--(Marketwire - Sep 4, 2012) - DentalPlans.com, the largest online provider of Discount Dental Plans for individuals and families across America, announced today it has appointed Danielle Powers as the company's General Counsel.
A Member of the Bar in the State of Illinois and graduate from Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Powers most recently served as the Director of Legal and Compliance for Coverdell & Company. Powers has also worked as a Policy Analyst for the Illinois Department of Public Health.
During her tenure at Coverdell, Powers acted as the primary liaison with regulators on legislative and regulatory requirements while serving as the chief in-house legal and compliance officer. She also developed compliance standards to train employees and contractors.
"Working with more than 30 networks, it's important for DentalPlans.com to market Discount Dental Plans for consumers by following the rules and regulations in our industry," said Jennifer Stoll, President of DentalPlans.com. "Powers' expertise in compliance and legal matters will be a valuable asset to our company."
DentalPlans.com represents more than 30 of the largest Discount Dental Plan networks across the country, including Aetna, Cigna, Careington, Solstice and more. Consumers shop for and compare plans at DentalPlans.com by ZIP code, the name of a dentist or dental care procedures. The plans act like a Member discount program, where people can save 10% to 60% on most dental care procedures at more than 100,000 participating dentists nationwide.
In 2012, DentalPlans.com was acquired by The Riverside Company, a global private equity firm with more than $3 billion in assets and 20 offices in 14 countries worldwide.
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Founded in 1999, DentalPlans.com offers more than 30 of the leading Discount Dental Plans available at more than 100,000 dentist listings nationwide. With or without dental insurance, individuals, families, businesses and groups have easy access to savings at the dentist with Discount Dental Plans. Visit DentalPlans.com and enter your ZIP code to find Discount Dental Plans and participating dentists available in your area, and save 10% to 60% on most dental care procedures.