DSO CEO & Founder Wins ‘Excellence in Leadership’ Award

Photo courtesy of William DeShazer, Louisville Business Journal

Dr. O. Wayne Mortenson of Mortenson Dental Partners was honored with the Louisville Business First’s Excellence in Leadership Award. This annual award is given to an excellent business leader with a good reputation for leading a growing and ethical business and a commitment to giving back to the community.

“I am truly humbled by this award,” says Dr. O. Wayne Mortenson. “The Louisville business community sets a national standard of excellence in managing strong and ethical companies that also give back to the community in which they operate. To be recognized among this distinguished group of business owners is certainly an honor.”

Mortenson Dental Partners has been a member of the Louisville business community since 1979 and started as a single dental office. Now, it operates over 115 dental offices in nine states and employs more than 1500 team members across the country.

Mortenson Dental Partners was awarded the Business of the Year award in 2011 in the large company category.

“Our team is the heart and soul of Mortenson Dental Partners,” added Mortenson. “Our passion for caring for the community shows everyday on the faces of our team. It is an honor and a privilege to serve.”

Source: Mortenson Dental Partners, Louisville Business First