The BDIA Award was introduced in 2007 to acknowledge the outstanding contribution of a member of the industry to the dental sector.
All previous winners were recognised for dedication and innovation in their fields or commitment to charitable causes (please note there was no award in 2014), and include:
Chris was the manging director of GC UK, starting in the UK on April 1st 1993. He retired on 1st September 2019 after spending over 30 years in the dental trade. He worked alone during those first few years covering the length and breadth of the country. After that initial success Chris, then went on to support the dental profession both in practices and in dental schools, offering educational materials, products and his wealth of knowledge.
Mike has been involved with the dental sector since he started training as a dental technician in 1982. He then moved on to hold commercial positions with Bracon, and Dentsply, before joining Septodont, where he now holds the position of Managing Director.