ProDrive Systems, Montreal, Canada, has made a series of new high-level executive appointments. This rounds out a team structure to support the 2008 launch of the ProDrive Handpiece System into the North American market and the launch and active expansion of Handpiece Experts, a nationwide certified dealer network. ProDrive currently has more than 90 High Speed Service dealers across North America, and has a target of creating more than 400 Handpiece Experts-certified dealers nationwide within 18 months.

The new executives include the following:

• Mark Scott, vice president of marketing and sales

• Richard St-Pierre, vice president of operations

• Betty Garabedian, director of strategic sales

• Vern Tunnel, director of channel development

Tunnel founded High Speed Service more than 14 years ago. In April 2007, ProDrive acquired High Speed Service in a logical pairing of expert handpiece service and next-generation dental technology.

ProDrive Systems Inc is a dental technology firm that is poised to introduce its patented ProDrive Triangular Bur and Turbine System. Visit for more information.

Handpiece Experts ensures quality certification as part of an integrated group of dental technology companies offering dentists a variety of products and services to solve any handpiece-related problem. Visit for more information.

High Speed Service is North America’s largest mobile, on-site handpiece repair service, with a growing network of more than 90 dealers. Visit for more information.