Dental Fix Rx Continues Expansion in Southern California

first_img More Cool Stuff 16 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Community News Top of the News Business Districts News Dental Fix Rx Continues Expansion in Southern California Local Entrepreneur Introduces Franchise to Pasadena’s Dental Service Industry From STAFF REPORTS Published on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 | 11:56 am Make a comment EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Entrepreneur Chris Cloer is bringing Dental Fix Rx, LLC, a mobile dental equipment and handpiece repair company, to the Pasadena market and surrounding areas, including San Gabriel Valley, Alhambra and Monterey Park. The mobile service center is set to launch on May 19, 2014.Cloer, a Southern California local for over 12 years, has a strong background in sales, business development and operations. Until recently, he worked for Siemens Water Technologies, where he held different positions at the company.“I see great potential for Dental Fix in the Pasadena market,” said Cloer. “The way we deliver service is pretty unique and can’t be beat. We provide dental practices with dependable onsite service and fast turnaround. Currently, there is nothing like this in the area, which means we are supplying a much-needed solution to dentists.”Through a dedicated mobile network of highly-trained and successful franchise professionals, Dental Fix has removed the need for doctors to ship their handpieces to repair centers, saving them time and money. Each Dental Fix professional is equipped with a state-of-the-art mobile service center — the largest mobile inventory in the industry — and provides personalized service and support to local dental practices in their markets. Services include: on-site repair, preventative maintenance, supplies and equipment sales, and emergency service.Since its creation in 2009, Dental Fix has sold over 130 franchises and established a presence in more than 90 territories.“We are thrilled to partner with Chris and welcome him as the newest addition to the Dental Fix team,” said David Lopez, CEO, Dental Fix. “With nine mobile service centers currently operating in California, the Golden State has been a key market for us and we look forward to continuing to expand our presence there.”“Growth in cities like Pasadena is driven by innovation,” added Cloer. “Businesses are always looking for the creation of something better. Dental Fix not only fits that profile, but it also strives to continuously provide excellent customer service. This combination is precisely what makes us different -and successful- as a company.”About Dental Fix RxFounded in 2009 and headquartered in Davie, Fla., Dental Fix has revolutionized the dental service industry by delivering immediate on-site handpiece repairs and equipment service for dental practices’ repair, supply and new equipment needs, through a dedicated mobile network of highly trained and successful industry professionals. Dental Fix combines centralized technological and account management services with a unique national network of locally owned and operated industry professionals. Each professional is equipped with state-of-the- art mobile service centers. For more information on Dental Fix, visit www.dentalfixrx.com. First Heatwave Expected Next Week Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadenacenter_img Community News Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Subscribe Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. HerbeautyHe Is Totally In Love With You If He Does These 7 ThingsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty11 Signs Your Perfectionism Has Gotten Out Of ControlHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty5 Things To Avoid If You Want To Have Whiter TeethHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Most Influential Women In HistoryHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyIt Works Great If Weight Loss Is What You’re Looking For!HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThese Are 15 Great Style Tips From Asian WomenHerbeautyHerbeauty Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Business Newslast_img read more

Two Women, Three Men Who Helped Crime Victims Honored in Pasadena Ceremony

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Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Community News Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday More Cool Stuff First Heatwave Expected Next Week Two women making their morning stop at an Alhambra coffee shop witness an attempted kidnapping and decide to help the victim. A Montebello man hears the cries of an elderly man being beaten and answers the calls for help. Two men driving by a Burbank gas station see an assailant stabbing a woman and decide to intervene.These five courageous citizens were honored in Pasadena today by the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office for their brave and selfless actions.“They stepped up in very dangerous situations. In a split second, they decided they were going to make a difference,” Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey said. “There is no doubt that our community is safer because of them.”The District Attorney’s Office presents an award four times a year to recognize ordinary people who have performed extraordinary acts of valor and selflessness in assisting in the prosecution of criminals, saving victims, preventing crimes or even capturing suspects.The awards were presented by Deputy District Attorneys Melanie Buccat from the Pasadena Office, Tony Cho of the Elder Abuse Unit and David Ayvazian, formerly with the Alhambra Office.The honorees are:Francisco Godínez, 40, of South Gate, and Zinobi Gerbs, 44, of Burbank (Case No. GA088187)On Nov. 21, 2012, a woman met her ex-husband at a Burbank gas station to facilitate visitation with their daughters. Out of fear for her safety, she always met him in public places.When the woman arrived, her ex-husband forced his way into her vehicle, displayed a replica handgun and said, “You know what I’m capable of.” He drove off with the woman and their children in the car.When they stopped at a red light, the woman got out of the car and ran toward the gas station, yelling for help. Zinobi Gerbs was in his car waiting at the light and saw the incident unfold. He drove into the gas station to help.When the man caught his ex-wife, he pulled out a knife and stabbed her, even as an off-duty sheriff’s deputy tried to stop him. At that point, a third man, Francisco Godínez, grabbed a metal wrench and hit the attacker over the head and then, along with Gerbs, subdued him.Defendant Trino Godínez, 47, was found guilty on Aug. 14, 2014, of attempted murder, kidnapping, assault with a deadly weapon and criminal threats. He was sentenced to more than 14 years in state prison.The case was investigated by the Burbank Police Department.Telesforo Arellano Díaz, 58, of Montebello (Case No. BA422179)A 40-year-old homeless man violently attacked a 78-year-old man collecting bottles and cans from a dumpster in Montebello on March 14, 2014. The man punched his elderly victim, knocking him to the ground, and then kicked and struck him with a broomstick.Telesforo Arellano Díaz heard the victim’s cries for help and rushed to his aid just as the defendant was about to hit the victim with a glass bottle. Díaz yelled at the man to stop and then stood in front of the attacker when he attempted to flee.The man threw the bottle at Díaz narrowly missing his head. Díaz then wrestled him to the ground and held him until police arrived.Defendant Richard Paul García, 40, was sentenced on July 29, 2014, to eight years in state prison after a jury found him guilty of elder abuse and assault with a deadly weapon.The case was investigated by the Montebello Police Department.Jennifer Clark, 43, of Redondo Beach and Connie Tejada, 58, of Downey (Case No. GA090950)On the morning of Sept. 12, 2013, a 66-year-old parolee met a 24-year-old woman he knew from church at an Alhambra coffee shop. He claimed he wanted to give her a gift.As the victim parked behind the store, the man, who had removed his GPS monitoring device earlier that day, forced his way into her car while brandishing what appeared to be a handgun. He took her cell phone, hit her in the head and threatened to kill her.After seeing the struggle, Jennifer Clark made eye contact with the victim who mouthed the words “help me.” Clark began verbally confronting the man, who then jumped into his own car and drove away.Connie Tejada also saw the attack and followed the man to his car. She got his license plate number and gave it to police.Defendant Frank Hernandez was found guilty on June 26, 2014, of making criminal threats and was sentenced to 40 years to life in state prison.The case was investigated by the Alhambra Police Department.About the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s OfficeLos Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey leads the largest local prosecutorial office in the nation. Her staff of nearly 1,000 attorneys, 300 investigators and 800 support staff members is dedicated to seeking justice for victims of crime and enhancing public safety. Last year, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office prosecuted more than 71,000 felony defendants and nearly 112,000 misdemeanor defendants. For more information, visit da.co.la.ca.us.center_img Subscribe Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * 0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Business News Make a comment Top of the News EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPasadena Water and PowerPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Public Safety Two Women, Three Men Who Helped Crime Victims Honored in Pasadena Ceremony Published on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 | 11:59 amlast_img read more