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Colan Rogers Named President of NSK Dental

August 26, 2015
by NSK Dental

Dental industry veteran brings extensive experience in hand-piece sales and marketing

Leading dental equipment manufacturer NSK Dental LLC announced today that it has named industry veteran Colan Rogers as its president.

Mr. Rogers, who brings over 20 years of experience in the dental industry, was most recently  Director of Institutional Sales for Henry Schein Special Markets. For the previous nine years, he was National Sales Manager for Brasseler USA. He started his career at KaVo Dental, working as a sales representative and regional manager for nine years.

According to Eiichi Nakanishi, president of NSK Dental parent Nakanishi Inc., “We are extremely pleased to add Colan to our management team. His knowledge of the dental industry in general and the dental hand-piece market in particular makes him the ideal leader for NSK Dental.”

“As both a competitor and a distributor, I have been impressed by the quality and innovation of NSK products for many years,” said Mr. Rogers. “I look forward to working with my new colleagues to take this great company to the next level in our never-ending quest to not only meet but exceed the needs of our valued customers.”

Additional information about NSK Dental can be found at www.nskdental.com.

About NSK Dental
Founded in 1984 and based in suburban Chicago, NSK Dental LLC is a leading manufacturer of turbines, contra-angles, micromotors, tooth polishing systems, and surgical and endodontic handpieces in the North American dental marketplace. The company’s products are available for sale through leading dental distributors. NSK Dental’s parent company, Japan-based NSK Inc., has manufactured a wide variety of dental products utilizing core ultra high-speed rotational technologies since 1930. In recent years, NSK Inc. has expanded its business by applying its core technologies to the industrial and medical surgical markets. The mission of the company, which does business in over 130 countries: to make contributions to the health and peace of the global community through manufacturing high quality products and foster friendships with people worldwide.