Funeral Industry Press Releases
Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in prearranged funeral funding, released a redesigned online dashboard for affiliated pre-need insurance agents. This dashboard, which is part of the myHomesteaders business services portal, includes new features that significantly improve the way agents can search for and access information.
Memories of You, a unique memorial retail store focused on celebrating the lives of those that have been lost, recently announced that nationwide franchising opportunities are now available. It’s the first of its kind retail store, preserving memories forever through a unique variety of gifts, to offer franchising.
Trigard proudly awarded a $250 scholarship to Gypsy Antra, a Mid-America College of Mortuary Science student, earlier this month. Trigard Chief Executive Officer Linda Darby and Project Manager Blake Swinford visited the Jeffersonville, Indiana, campus to award the scholarship and educate the students about many facets of the death care industry and the importance of bringing passion to the profession.
Did you know that CANA has certified more than 5,000 crematory operators, owners, managers, funeral directors, and cemeterians since we invented the crematory operations certification concept 30 years ago?
Passare Kicks Off New Expert Partner Series to Highlight End-of-Life Management Expertise of Content Partners
Passare, Inc. today launched its new Expert Partner Series, an insightful group of interviews with industry experts who specialize in providing consumers with important End-of Life counsel and advise.
The Ward Group has recently named Funeral Directors Life Insurance Company (FDLIC) as one of the top 50 insurance companies in the United States for 2014. FDLIC was recognized for the fourth consecutive year for achieving excellent results in the areas of safety, consistency, and performance.
The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) Certified Crematory Operator (CCO) Program is off to a strong start in 2014. The CCO designation has been conferred on 160 funeral professionals to-date this year; they join the 131 funeral directors who earned the designation after the program launched in September 2013.
Tributes.com, the online source for local and national obituary news, announced today that they have partnered with research engine FindTheBest to enrich its database of genealogy records.
As CG Labs, Inc.’s flagship brand, DNA Memorial www.dnamemorial.com provides funeral consumers, through appointed funeral homes, the ability to collect and bank their deceased loved ones DNA. Says Harbeson, “Having been in the funeral industry for over 13 years, I’m excited to be on the forefront of an industry issue rather than catching up.
ike Beardsley has announced his retirement from full time service as Vice President, Sales & Marketing for Thacker Caskets, Inc. Mike will continue on with Thacker in an active consulting role, and be available for work on special projects.