Innovative Perspectives

Why is there such a dichotomy in the independent pharmacy industry with some owners struggling to get by and others experiencing the best years in their business? In today’s pharmacy environment, it can be far too easy to focus on what’s not working: DIR fees, clawbacks, unfair audits, PBMs, never ending regulation and countless other obstacles. It can seem there is no time or energy leftover to focus on creating a thriving pharmacy instead of just surviving. Attending PDS 2018 will expose you and your team to the amazing opportunities you may not even be aware of and how other pharmacy owners are using them to create their best years ever. You can Own Your Future and make 2018 a pivotal year to your lifelong success at pharmacy ownership.

Extraordinary Networking

At PDS 2018 you’ll be surrounded by the leading innovators and most successful owners in independent pharmacy. Our beloved industry is extremely tough already, don’t make it harder by trying to navigate the treacherous terrain by yourself. Just because you’re in independent pharmacy doesn’t mean you are alone. When you attend PDS 2018, you’ll be joining a ‘movement’ where others like yourself, join together to help each other succeed while moving our industry forward. Besides building lifelong connections, you will be joining a network of owners who no longer accept the status quo. They have decided to not be a victim of industry circumstances and instead to band together and share the secrets to winning.

Data-Driven Proven Solutions

PDS has dedicated 19 years to researching, developing, eliminating, debunking, and producing the best pharmacy strategies that will take your pharmacy from surviving to thriving. Between DIR fees, audits, and clawbacks, it’s no surprise that independent pharmacy owners everywhere are under pressure to find proactive pharmacy business solutions. While there are a lot of gimmicks out there, we present tested and data driven solutions that take your business from stagnant to spectacular. You will leave PDS 2018 with clarity on which strategies and innovations to implement in your business along with the best tips from other owners on how they prospered. Success is not reserved for a select few, you too can experience more success than you ever thought possible.

Extraordinary Networking


PDS was founded 19 years ago by Dan Benamoz RPh, with a goal of transforming the independent pharmacy industry through innovations, use of technology and helping owners achieve greater profitability. PDS’ data-driven, proven strategies helped our members earn over $80 MILLION in extra profits in 2016. This amazing success isn’t only reserved for a special few pharmacy owners. You too can experience greater growth and profits in your pharmacy than you ever thought was possible.

PDS is the solution hundreds of pharmacy owners have already discovered. Running a thriving independent pharmacy is within your reach with PDS.


  • Earn your investment back as quickly as possible
  • Multiply that return as many times as possible
  • Make your life easier
  • Make your business better and more valuable


You are not alone, and together, we can make 2018 a landmark year for you and independent pharmacy.

Don’t Miss Out On The Most Impactful Conference

Make DIR Fees, Clawbacks and other inequities irrelevant with PDS 2018



John Maxwell

John C. Maxwell is a #1 New York Times bestselling author, coach, and speaker who has sold more than 26 million books in fifty languages. In 2014 he was identified as the #1 leader in business by the American Management Association® and the most influential leadership expert in the world by Business Insider and Inc. magazine. As the founder of The John Maxwell Company, The John Maxwell Team, EQUIP, and the John Maxwell Leadership Foundation, he has trained more than 6 million leaders. In 2015, he reached the milestone of having trained leaders from every country of the world. The recipient of the Mother Teresa Prize for Global Peace and Leadership from the Luminary Leadership Network, Dr. Maxwell speaks each year to Fortune 500 companies, presidents of nations, and many of the world’s top business leaders. He can be followed at Twitter.com/JohnCMaxwell. For more information about him visit www.JohnMaxwell.com.

John Maxwell

Earvin "Magic" Johnson

NBA legend, Hall of Famer, entrepreneur, visionary, philanthropist… these are but a few words used to describe Earvin “Magic” Johnson.

Earvin “Magic” Johnson successfully parlayed his skills on the basketball court into a multimillion-dollar business, propelling his company, Magic Johnson Enterprises, to the status of the #1 urban brand in America. Today, MJE serves as a catalyst for fostering community and economic empowerment by providing access to high quality entertainment, products and services that answer the demands of multicultural communities.

Earvin “Magic” Johnson will provide insight into his drive, passion and entrepreneurial skills that not only made him one of America’s most beloved sports figures but also one of its most successful businessmen. He’ll share stories and discuss his career, leaving the audience with not only his business acumen but also his endless vision and desire to succeed.

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