Board Leadership PodCRITICAL GUIDANCE
Meet the team helping drive the successes of Dental Whale®. Each of our Board Leaders brings years of insight and expertise in their respective fields to help Dental Whale provide the best possible value to our customers.
David LopezDental Whale
David Lopez is the entrepreneur behind and founder of Dental Whale. A serial entrepreneur, Lopez founded his first business as a student at the University of Central Florida at the age of 19. It was Froots, which grew to be a global quick-service franchise focused on healthy food and beverages. Since then, Lopez developed several other businesses and franchise brands, and is a partner in more than 30 companies which generate over $100 million annually.
Eric CastroFounder of Bankers Healthcare Group
Eric Castro co-founded BHG with a deep passion for effective leadership and execution. A veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, he quickly learned the importance of a strong leader to guide a motivated group toward significant accomplishments. Eric thrives on mentoring young entrepreneurs and aspiring business leaders. His fierce belief in putting quality into every aspect of life has skyrocketed BHG into the industry leader that it is today.
Alexander Farman-FarmaianVice Chairman, Partner and Portfolio Manager at Edgewood Management
Alexander Farman-Farmaian is Vice Chairman, Partner and Portfolio Manager at Edgewood. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations (NY), the World Presidents’ Organization (WPO), the Economics Club of New York, and serves as a Trustee of the International Women’s Health Coalition (IWHC) and on the National Board of CollegeSpring. He received a BA in Economics from Princeton University in 1987, and speaks fluent French, Spanish, Farsi and conversational Italian.
Adam BoaltSerial Technology Entrepreneur
Adam is an entrepreneur that builds and invests in technology companies. His latest business venture is govWorks, launched in 2018. Prior, he founded LiveAnswer, BOALT, and co-founded RushMyPassport.com. Adam is also an investor in several other companies and was involved in the Gov 2.0 Initiative. He has had several speaking engagements on topics ranging from Open Data, Collective Intelligence, Social Media, Emerging Technologies, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship.
Scott LeuneBreakaway Seminars
Dr. Leune graduated from UT Health Science Center School of Dentistry in 2005. For the last 8 years, Dr. Leune has lectured to thousands of dental professionals & executives sharing his proven systems and marketing and practice design. He has been featured in numerous dental publications and listed as the ‘most-subscribed-to-person’ on DentalTown. He has continued to redefine practice management, as the leader & expert in profitable dental practice systems to maximize success.