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Artisan Dental Featured in Incisal Edge Magazine

Incisal Edge Magazine recently featured Dr Nicole Andersen and her husband, Scott, in an article on B Corporation Certification, socially responsible dentistry and the value of service to others. The article explores the Andersen’s philosophies and inspirations – “How am I helping others, the planet, the community?” We hope you enjoy the article. https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3f23a86d#/3f23a86d/16


      


1% for the Planet

Did you know that we are 1% for the Planet members? That means that at least 1% of our Artisan Dental Health Plan sales goes to supporting nonprofits focused on environmental issues. https://youtu.be/rZ0Stj6MWNU 1% for the Planet works to increase funding to the environment by leading a network of businesses, nonprofits, and individuals working together […]


      


Social enterprise making a difference in Wisconsin, by Wisconsin, for Wisconsin

  I recently had the honor of representing Artisan Dental at the Force for Positive Change event “A Day of Social Innovation” held at Marquette University. The day was filled with amazing stories, innovative ideas and inspiration. Artisan Dental was humbled to be among 32 finalists for the 2018 Force for Positive Change Awards and […]


      


B Corp Highlight: Just Coffee

Get to know fellow Madison B Corp – Just Coffee. Artisan Dental is proud to be among companies with a similar vision of using business as a force for good. We applaud Just Coffee, right here in Madison, for the great job that they are doing! “We became a B-Corp because we are proud of the work […]


      


Artisan Dental featured – Dentistry Uncensored Video-Podcast

We are very grateful for the opportunity to be featured on the Dentistry Uncensored video-podcast with Dr. Howard Farran. We had an engaging exchange of ideas around the principles of Conscious Capitalism and Certified B Corporations.  


      


Protector of the Planet

We’re not only a dental office. We are also protectors of the planet by creating the first oral care products recycling program in the Dane County area. That’s part of what makes us a BCorporation. Embrace a better way of doing business. http://artisandentalmadison.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=5778&action=edit Recycling Program #BCorpMonth


      


Wisconsin Joins the “B” Business Revolution

The state of Wisconsin is on the verge of joining the ranks of 33 other states and the District of Columbia in allowing the formation of “Benefit Corporations,” for-profit organizations whose missions include benefiting society and the environment.   B Local Wisconsin, a new group of forward-looking businesses and non-profit organizations, will gather in downtown Madison […]


      


Embrace a better way of doing business

We’re not only a dental office. We are also a defender of the environment by purchasing 100% of our electricity through MG&E Greener Tomorrow program. 100% of our total carbon emissions are offset through our partnership with fellow certified B corporation Native Energy. That’s part of what makes us a BCorporation. Embrace a better way of […]


      


The B Corp Declaration of Interdependence

We envision a global economy that uses business as a force for good. This economy is comprised of a new type of corporation – the B Corporation – which is purpose-driven and creates benefit for all stakeholders, not just shareholders. As B Corporations and leaders of this emerging economy, we believe: That we must be […]


      


Random Acts of Kindness Week

Random Acts of Kindness Week: February 11-17, 2018. You’re invited to join in the week-long celebration of kindness. Help turn the world kind by celebrating RAK Day and RAK Week. It’s our chance have fun being a little extra kind. http://ow.ly/fqGy30iieIo