Funeral Industry Press Releases
ASD is grateful to their clients for helping the company to win the 2015 NFDA Innovation award. As a thank you, ASD is hosting the 2nd Innovation Appreciation Celebration so directors can relax and enjoy flavorful cocktails, delicious hors d’oeuvres and incredible views of the Philadelphia skyline.
“Since starting with Ryan and his team, it was like someone turned on the lights related to our digital marketing efforts ,” commented Strahan. “I’ve been ‘blown away’ with the results and from the comments from members of the community with whom I come in contact with on a regular basis.”
Starmark® Cremation Products, the country’s leading manufacturer of ceremonial rental casket inserts, has announced the introduction of the Cadence, the first round end metal ceremonial rental casket. The Cadence model is manufactured in both perfection cut and full couch and is offered with either a crepe or velvet interior.
Capsule chose to allow their product to be included in the film because they believe it will raise awareness of their modern memorials and the meaning they can offer to families who have lost a loved one. Joyce Chua, Capsule Urn Creative Director comments, “We are honored to be selected by such a well-considered film. Capsule Urn shares the contemporary design ethic with the film’s director and production design team.”
The Cremation Association of North America, in cooperation with Kates-Boylston Publications, will hold a Crematory Operations Certification Program on Dec. 6, 2016, at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside in New Orleans.
NFDA Policy Board Elects Jack Mitchell, Butch Mulhearn and Terry Reardon to Serve on Board of Directors
The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) Policy Board met on July 9 in Las Vegas, Nev., and elected John O. “Jack” Mitchell IV, CFSP, CCO; Peter G. “Butch” Mulhearn Jr.; and Terry Reardon, CCO, to serve as at-large representatives on the association’s Board of Directors.
Neptune Society refocuses on service to provide families across the nation with affordable cremation services from a trusted provider. By utilizing new technologies and embracing the classic ideal that every family deserves quality care and attention throughout the cremation process, Neptune Society is better able to service families of all kinds.
The Funeral Service Foundation is now accepting online academic scholarship applications at FuneralServiceFoundation.org. The annual awards range from $1,000 to $5,000 per scholarship, and are intended for the fall term.
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Acquisition Continues to Build Foundation Partners Group’s Footprint in the Pacific Northwest.
Foundation Partners Group (FPG), a leading provider of innovative funeral, cemetery and cremation experiences and products, has announced the acquisition Funeral Alternatives of Washington.