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Beam Dental Partners with VSP® Vision Care — Raises $5.5M Series B to Build the Future of Dental Insurance.

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For Immediate Release: 10/26/2017 Beam Dental Partners with VSP® Vision Care Columbus, OH: Beam Dental, the innovative provider of small and medium-sized business dental benefits, announced a partnership today with VSP Vision Care, the only national not-for-profit vision benefits company, through which Beam Vision will feature a selection of VSP’s industry-leading vision benefit plans across 10 states, including California, Texas, Illinois, Arizona, Ohio, Colorado, Washington, Utah, Wisconsin, and Kentucky. Alex Frommeyer, Beam’s Co-Founder and CEO, said of the partnership, “As a leader and innovator in the delivery of vision care, VSP is unmatched in its expertise, especially in the markets…

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Beam Dental now Offering Dental Plans on Liazon’s Benefit Marketplaces in California

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Columbus, OH: Beam Dental, the innovative provider of small- and medium-sized business dental benefits, announced an agreement today with Liazon, operator of the industry-leading benefit marketplace solution Bright Choices® and several other privately labeled marketplaces.  Beam will feature a number of their dental plans, which include electric toothbrushes, replacement heads, floss and paste for all members every three months, on the Liazon platform in the California market.  Alex Frommeyer, Beam’s Co-Founder and CEO, said, “We are tremendously excited to launch with Liazon, which will allow employees to personalize their dental benefits through this established and technologically mature benefits technology provider….

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Beam Dental partners with Word & Brown

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Beam Dental Partners with Word & Brown Columbus, OH: Beam Dental, the innovative provider of small and medium-sized business dental benefits, announced a partnership today with Word & Brown, a leading California-based general agency. Beam will feature its unique dental plans, which include electric toothbrushes, replacement heads, floss and paste for all members every 3 months, in the California market to all Word & Brown broker partners.  Alex Frommeyer, Beam’s Co-Founder and CEO, said of the partnership, ‘Word & Brown has built a great business and brand in California, working with high quality benefits brokers up and down the state....
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Beam’s Vision for Better Dental Benefits: SmartPremiums, Now Live in Certain States!

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Beam® Dental has a goal: be the world’s leading dental insurance provider. To us, that means a few things must be true: Have the best product experience in the industry Use new insights to create more value for members Invest in preventive care to improve outcomes Create an ecosystem of greater access for all people And today, I’m excited to announce that SmartPremiumsTM, Beam®’s new dental insurance plans with the most advanced underwriting in the world, is now live in California, Texas, Ohio, Illinois, Kentucky, Washington, Colorado, and Arizona. The Beam® journey When Alex Curry, Dan Dykes, and I started…

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Manufacturing update: a better beam® brush

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Demand for the beam® brush has been off the charts! It’s far exceeded anything we anticipated, and has outpaced our production. When we realized the problem, it occurred to us that there were two paths we could take. The first path was straightforward. We could contract produce more brushes as quickly as possible and ship them to our members exactly as we have in the past. The second path was more complicated. We could use the inventory problem as an opportunity to regroup and find ways to improve our brush, our manufacturing process, and our user experience. Naturally, we chose…

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Introducing the Beam StarCard

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Since Dan, Alex and I started Beam in 2012, we have been content to publicly call it a ‘smart toothbrush’ company, a startup pushing to smash as much technology as possible into a toothbrush. During that time, I have endured countless inquiries from prospective investors, competition judges, peers and colleagues, all questioning one thing: why would you connect a toothbrush?!

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Meet The All-New Beam Brush

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I am very proud to announce the launch of our all-new Beam Brush – a connected, sonic toothbrush – for just $29. Beam is a platform that utilizes a connected toothbrush, the Beam Brush, to connect consumers to the dental goods and services they need. Beam helps to make each level of the dental service chain accessible, and cost effective, for all people. Our latest Beam Toothbrush comes in 3 colors; blue, pink and chartreuse, and features Bluetooth™ 4.0 and sonic power technology that can be dynamically controlled to the user’s preference. The Beam Brush completely reimagines the routine of…

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