Funeral Industry Press Releases
The Pulse Business Division represents the crowning achievement of Frontrunner’s evolution and showcases everything FrontRunner can do to provide guaranteed market share growth in any community it is launched.
FrontRunner has launched an unprecedented model of support and success for its valued clients. Radical Support is yet another feature of the new Pulse Business Division.
DISRUPT Media, the social media strategy and management agency, has announced the introduction of its FUNERAL Social Design Process (FSDP). The FUNERAL Social Design Process is the only full service media strategy program crafted specifically for the funeral profession. The introduction follows 36 months of testing with a number of funeral homes throughout the United States.
FrontRunner Professional is proud to announce and welcome three new members to the customer success team, each bringing a skill set and role to the team to make the customer experience the best it can possibly be.
Following the release of its successful 2014 International Convention & Expo smartphone application, the National Funeral Directors Association has launched its Advocacy Summit App, which serves as a comprehensive guide for this annual event and offers a variety of resources to help members connect with federal legislators. The 2015 Advocacy Summit will take place March 3-5 in Washington, D.C.
When members of the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) are in Washington, D.C., next week, they will urge their elected representatives to pass legislation that will help the families of social security recipients and fallen service members honor their loved ones with meaningful funerals. The association is hosting its annual Advocacy Summit in the nation’s capital March 3-5.
Trigard proudly awarded a $250 scholarship to Michell Morrow, a Carl Sandberg College Mortuary Science student, earlier this month. Trigard’s Project Manager, Blake Swinford, and Sunset Funeral Homes General Manager, Drew Edwards, visited the Galesburg, Illinois, campus to award the scholarship
Kates-Boylston Publications is proud to announce the publication of “The Funeral Professional’s Guide to Pet Loss,” a full-color book that provides tools and strategies to help funeral professionals start a pet loss operation or make an existing one more effective.
The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) Certified Crematory Operator (CCO) Program continues to lead the way as the profession’s cremation certification of choice. During the second half of 2014, NFDA conducted 10 certification seminars and conferred the CCO designation on 380 funeral and cremation professionals. A total of 672 people have been certified since the launch of the NFDA CCO program in September 2013.
Funeral directors need support and assistance from their vendors as they are often juggling multiple tasks at once. Recognizing the importance of responsive and proactive customer service, ASD – Answering Service for Directors, the only funeral home exclusive answering service, recently established a dedicated Customer Solutions department.