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Funeral Service Foundation Welcomes New Executive Director

August 12th, 2019|Comments Off on Funeral Service Foundation Welcomes New Executive Director

Brookfield, Wis. - Funeral Service Foundation Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the appointment of Lee Wiensch, CFRE, as the Foundation’s executive director. A proven non-profit leader, effective communicator and principled fundraiser, Wiensch’s robust experience, infectious energy and creative [...]

New Memorials Direct Announces New 3D Designs for Horizontal Bar Pendant

August 12th, 2019|Comments Off on New Memorials Direct Announces New 3D Designs for Horizontal Bar Pendant

New Memorials Direct is pleased to announce new 3D designs for their horizontal bar pendant. 3D engraving is a unique process that precision engraves the surrounding metal away leaving the personalization raised in stark contrast that you can see and [...]

Thacker Completes Multimillion-Dollar Investment to Expand its U.S. Manufacturing Capabilities

August 8th, 2019|Comments Off on Thacker Completes Multimillion-Dollar Investment to Expand its U.S. Manufacturing Capabilities

Thacker Caskets recently completed a multimillion-dollar investment project at its casket manufacturing facility in Florence, Alabama.  Over the last 3 years, Thacker built the newest casket shell stamping facility in the United States.  To house its new stamping operation, Thacker [...]

Funeral Directors Life Promotes Drew Seale to Vice President of Sales Operations

August 8th, 2019|Comments Off on Funeral Directors Life Promotes Drew Seale to Vice President of Sales Operations

Abilene, TX - Funeral Directors Life Insurance Company is proud to announce the recent promotion of Drew Seale to Vice President of Sales Operations. “As Funeral Directors Life grows and expands our service offerings to our clients, the need for [...]

ClearPoint Names Ashlee Theising, President & COO

August 8th, 2019|Comments Off on ClearPoint Names Ashlee Theising, President & COO

Batesville, IN – ClearPoint Federal Bank & Trust, a federally chartered savings bank that has been providing trust and record keeping services to the funeral and cemetery industry since 1998, is pleased to announce the promotion of Ashlee Theising, to [...]

Jill Lazar NAmed New Homesteaders Account Executive

August 8th, 2019|Comments Off on Jill Lazar NAmed New Homesteaders Account Executive

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company VP-Field Sales Dan Lodermeier is pleased to announce that Jill Lazar has joined Homesteaders’ industry-leading team of account executives. Lazar is a licensed funeral director and certified preplanning consultant with 20 years [...]

Funeral Home Gifts Currently Seeking Sales/Customer Service Manager

July 30th, 2019|Comments Off on Funeral Home Gifts Currently Seeking Sales/Customer Service Manager

Funeral Home Gifts is the premier provider of personalization products to death care providers throughout North America. We are currently seeking an experienced, goal-oriented sales/customer service manager to join and lead our organization in the next phase of our growth. [...]

Funeral Service Foundation Grants $135,000 in Scholarships and Professional Development Opportunities Through its Foundation ’45 Awards

July 29th, 2019|Comments Off on Funeral Service Foundation Grants $135,000 in Scholarships and Professional Development Opportunities Through its Foundation ’45 Awards

Brookfield, Wis. – The Funeral Service Foundation has granted nearly $135,000 in academic and professional development scholarships and opportunities in 2019, and is on track to award an additional $61,000 by the end of the year. The scholarships are part [...]

Passare® Announces Integration with Funeral Innovations

July 26th, 2019|Comments Off on Passare® Announces Integration with Funeral Innovations

Abilene, TX – Passare, Inc. is proud to announce its integration with Funeral Innovations, a leading provider of websites and digital marketing services in the funeral industry.   “Funeral home customers are now able to send information such as the obituary, [...]

Graystone Associates, Inc. Granted 23 Trademarks from United States Patent and Trademark Office

July 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on Graystone Associates, Inc. Granted 23 Trademarks from United States Patent and Trademark Office

Offers Additional Protections for Clients  Webster, Texas — Graystone Associates, Inc. announces the successful registration of 23 trademarks granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. “We’ve worked hard and we’re proud,” said Scott Newton, Graystone Associates President. “Gaining [...]

The Domani Group Shifts Focus from Preneed to Appointment Setting and Domanicare Aftercare

July 19th, 2019|Comments Off on The Domani Group Shifts Focus from Preneed to Appointment Setting and Domanicare Aftercare

The Domani Group is excited to announce that it is shifting its focus from preneed services to preneed appointment setting to go alongside Domanicare. Jon Lefrandt, CEO and Co-Founder of The Domani Group, describes this as “a move away from [...]

Rannko Online Reputation Continues Adding Enhancements to Software

July 18th, 2019|Comments Off on Rannko Online Reputation Continues Adding Enhancements to Software

Updates Include Addition of New Review Platforms and Improvements to Headquarters Dashboard Tampa, FL – Rannko Online Reputation Management (www.rannko.com), the most affordable digital reputation management software suite that helps local businesses like funeral homes control their online presence, has [...]

Funeral Directors Life Named One of the 2019 Best Workplaces in Financial Services and Insurance by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE

July 18th, 2019|Comments Off on Funeral Directors Life Named One of the 2019 Best Workplaces in Financial Services and Insurance by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE

[ABILENE, TX] – Great Place to Work and FORTUNE have honored Funeral Directors Life as one of the 2019 Best Workplaces in Financial Services and Insurance. The ranking considered feedback representing more than 726,000 employees working at Great Place to [...]

Halcyon Deathcare Management Solutions Partners with First American

July 18th, 2019|Comments Off on Halcyon Deathcare Management Solutions Partners with First American

Comprehensive payment processing now available through the Halcyon platform FORT WORTH, Texas – Halcyon, one of the top names in the deathcare management profession, recently tapped First American as its payment processor of record. As a result of the partnership, [...]

The Davis Whitehall Co.® Publishes New Cremation Catalog

July 18th, 2019|Comments Off on The Davis Whitehall Co.® Publishes New Cremation Catalog

Updated catalog offers funeral homes a professional tool for presenting cremation. Colorado Springs, CO - The Davis Whitehall Co., the premier provider of personalized and customized urns to funeral homes in North America, has announced the availability of an updated [...]