IMG_8979PETER ELEFTHERIOU, Director of Marketing, joined our team in 2011. He began his career working for Regional & National Mortgage Lending Corporations. Peter was an integral part of the growth of these companies & is proud of contributing to a 28% increase in growth within the first year. He enjoys the fast-paced dynamics of the dental industry & is honored to represent Friendship, whose commitment to excellence is unsurpassed in the industry. As our AvaDent Digital Dentures expert, Peter provides Chairside Assistance for our doctors. Contact Peter for technical information or to schedule an appointment.

I enjoy working directly with our customers. It is rewarding knowing that the work we craft has such a positive impact on people’s lives. Your patients will leave with the new, beautiful smile they have always dreamed of having!”

MARY PATTERSON, CDTMary_biopic joined our team in 2005. Her dental career began in 1981, working at the front desk in a dental lab.  After receiving a degree in Dental Technology from the Community College of Baltimore, Mary went to work in a full-service commercial lab.  She was there for over 20 years & became the General Manager of that lab, before opening her own lab in 2000.  After 5 successful years, she sold her lab, then went to work as a dental assistant in a local practice.  With a passion for the industry & as a ceramist with an eye for detail & perfect shades, Mary manages our Sales Department. She offers invaluable Chairside Technical Assistance & custom shades, while building & maintaining strong doctor-patient relationships.

“Doctors often ask me which product I recommend.  With such a vast variety of products, there is an option to fit everyone’s budget. The key is choosing the option with the right balance of esthetics & strength.”

BILL DEES, Sales Representative/Technical Advisor, serves our doctors in South West Florida & parts of Maryland. His dental career began at Dees Dental Laboratory, working & learning alongside his dad. Bill specialized in Crown & Bridge at Montgomery College for Dental Technology, where he gained his CDT certification, certificates of achievements in advanced ceramics, CAD/CAM, attachments, management, etc. In 1983, he became Owner/Manager & in 1989 he changed the name to Precision Dental Laboratory, Inc. After 24 successful years (15 years as a full-service lab), he merged with Friendship Dental Laboratories, Inc.

I can offer you reliable, technical chairside assistance & local support. I invite you to tour our website. You will learn about our full line of products & the unique, value-added services we can offer your practice.  Joining the Friendship family with their qualified team of employees was one of the best career decisions of my life!”