Steve Bilt

CHIEF EXECUTIVE, SMILE BRANDS

20-year dental industry vet … co-founded services provider 1998 … acquisitions; left 2013; returned 2016 when Gryphon Investors bought it … expanding nationally from Western base … $600M revenue, 5K employees, 400 practices … 3G work: ‘greeting, guiding, gratitude’ … born NYC, raised Denver … roots for Broncos; first job: ‘delivering Denver Post’ … first car: light-blue, 4-door Datsun 810 … would like to meet MLK Jr.