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2014-04-23 12:23:47

DEWITT, Mich., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Call it luck or perfect timing, but either way, DENTCO CEO Kevin Dent is leaving on a high note. Dent recently announced his retirement and shortly after The Executive Committee (TEC) of Michigan named him the recipient of its 2014 Inspirational Leader of the Year Award. Dent said, "I am honored to receive the Inspirational Leader of the Year Award; this is a testament to our team of people who have worked hard to make DENTCO a leader in...

2011-08-10 09:01:00

DEWITT, Mich., Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mike Harri, Information Technology Manager of Michigan-based, Exterior Services Management® company DENTCO, was asked by Fallen Heroes Memorial Foundation to develop a video presentation to honor soldiers that fought and died in recent wars. The video was scheduled to air on Memorial Day at Evelyn Bay coffee company, based in Eaton Rapids, Michigan. Kevin Dent, CEO of DENTCO, was pleased to hear of his long-time employee's...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'