New York – May 7, 2014 – Dr. William “Bill” Caldon, of High Peaks Dental, is proud to announce that he has been accepted into the newest Dicks + Nanton Ultimate Celebrity Expert® Mastermind group, also known as “The X-Group.” This year-long MasterMind experience includes unprecedented events across the United States and networking opportunities with some of the country’s leading business minds. The purpose of The X-Group is to meet with other experts and leaders around the country to brainstorm new ideas for taking companies to the next level.Dr. Caldon, along with several other business leaders from various industries will participate in MasterMind events with marketing expert and legend Dan Kennedy, best-selling author, speaker and noted business consultant Brian Tracy, President of High Point University and business expert Dr. Nido Qubein and others. Each member of The X-Group exhibits stellar business acumen along with a commitment to build a thriving business that has value to others and gives back to their communities for the opportunity they have all been given.
Dicks + Nanton Co-Founder, Nick Nanton, remarked, “We prefer to consciously employ this (MasterMind) principle. As members of a great MasterMind group with incredible leaders and facilitators, we have found this concept reveals new ideas, ventures and possibilities, while exponentially expanding our businesses through the vast power it holds.”
Doctor Bill Caldon is a well-recognized clinician, lecturer, educator and best-selling author. He grew up in northern Kentucky across the Ohio River from Cincinnati, and after graduating from high school at the age of 15, he received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from Thomas More College in 1972. After Doctor Caldon received his Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree from the University of Louisville in 1976, he served in the United States Air Force for 20 years, retiring as a full Colonel. In 1985 he successfully completed an Air Force two year Advanced Education Program in General Dentistry.
During his distinguished military career, he received training in an arduous two year general dentistry residency and successfully challenged the demanding Federal Services Board of General Dentistry being recognized by the military as a specialist in General Dentistry. For the maximum three years he served as only one of three Air Force dentists as an examiner on that Federal Services Board. As an instructor in an Advanced Education Program in General Dentistry, he taught recent dental graduates courses in the disciplines of restorative dentistry, pediatric dentistry, temporomandibular joint disorders, orthodontics and oral pathology. For three years he served as the Director of a one-year General Dentistry Residency and Commanded Air Force Dental Clinics in England, New York and New Jersey.
In 2013, Dr. Caldon received the coveted Quilly award for coauthoring Out Front, a collection of advice and success stories from several accomplished business people, which made the Amazon Best Seller list. His television interview regarding the success of book and his business achievements has been seen on ABC, CBS, NBC and FOX affiliates across the country. He has been quoted as a premier expert in dentistry in USA TODAY and he has been featured on over 300 nationally recognized websites such as Reuters, MarketWatch and Yahoo!Finance.
Later this year, Dr. Caldon will join accomplished business leader and dedicated philanthropist Dr. Nido Qubein, president of High Point University, along with other leading experts from around the world to co-write the book titled, Breaking Through: The World's Leading Entrepreneurs and Professionals Share Their Insights for Achieving Breakthrough Success!
About Dr. Bill Caldon:
Along with his partners, Dr. Mike O’Connor and Dr. D.J. O’Neill, Dr. Caldon helps direct a thriving general dentistry practice in upstate New York with offices in Plattsburgh and Lake Placid. He is a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry, a Diplomate in the American Board of General Dentistry and is a member in the International College of Dentistry, the American Association of Implantology and the American Dental Association. He possesses certificates in Oral Conscious Sedation, Invisalign (invisible braces orthodontics) and Short Term Orthodontics. He routinely achieves over 100 hours of continuing education each year.
Dr. Caldon is married to Margaret, his childhood sweetheart and bride of 40 years. Margaret has a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from Northern Kentucky State University and uses her RN degree to serve as a nurse in a local private pediatric office. They have four very successful children each of whom is either on active duty in the military or are serving in Air National Guard. They enjoy seven beautiful grandchildren.