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NBA Legend Bill Walton to Speak at Dykema’s 5th Annual Definitive Conference for Dental Service Organizations

May 24, 2018

Dykema, a national law firm and the leading law firm in dental services, is proud to announce that Basketball Hall of Famer, NBA Champion and Broadcasting Legend Bill Walton has committed to speak at Dykema’s 5th Annual Definitive Conference for Dental Service Organizations, which is set to take place at The Omni Dallas Hotel from July 18-20, 2018.

As one of the NBA’s 50 all-time greatest players, Bill Walton is a much sought after and well-regarded speaker who shares his inspiring lessons learned through a brilliant career, his focus on teamwork and ability to overcome adversity. Mixing comic anecdotes with practical steps toward achievement, Walton inspires audiences to reach their goals through dedication, perseverance, flexibility and teamwork.

As a basketball superstar, Walton played for legendary coach John Wooden at UCLA in the 1970’s, leading his team to two NCAA titles and a record 88-game winning streak. After college, he played on two NBA championship teams and has received innumerable awards, including citations for his humanitarian and leadership contributions, as well as the NBA League Most Valuable Player Award. He was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 1993.

Walton is able to appear at the conference through the sponsorship efforts of Align Technology, Inc. Brian Colao, Director of Dykema’s Dental Service Organizations Group, stated, “Special thanks are in order for Align Technology for making it possible for Bill Walton to speak to our conference attendees. DSOs require a great deal of teamwork, so Bill’s experiences as a team leader and his message are a natural fit for our crowd.”

Dykema’s 5th Annual Definitive Conference for Dental Service Organizations presents an opportunity to learn about current best practices in the areas of legal, regulatory, compliance, tax, consumer finance, billing, operations, M&A, financial reporting and other industry-specific issues. It is an immersive event for practice owners, executives, investors and in-house counsel. If you are new to DSOs or would like to expand or improve your current organization, this event offers solutions for various levels of your organization.

Registration is available online at Hotel accommodations at The Omni Dallas Hotel can be made online or by calling 1-800-The-Omni and referring to “Dykema” to receive the group rate before the conference’s guest room block sells out.