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After Her Marine Boyfriend’s Death, Woman Finds Their Story Told By Facebook’s 10-Year Anniversary Video
“Sometimes when I’m lonely, I go back and read everything he sent to me,” Kimmy writes. “I didn’t think about it much then, but having it all in one place took on a complete new meaning when I lost Will forever.”
Selected Independent Funeral Homes has named AnnYager McCrosky of Danville, KY, the 2014 recipient of its NextGen Professional of the Year Award. McCrosky was given the special honor at a ceremony on opening night of the group’s annual seminar, taking place January 26-30 at the Westin St. Maarten Dawn Beach Resort and Spa in Phillipsburg, St. Maarten
Tributes.com Reaches More than 5 Million Consumers in January and Doubles Year-over-Year Branded Engagement
Tributes.com, the online source for local and national obituary news, announced today that it has achieved significant growth in site traffic and consumer engagement, reaching a new traffic milestone of more than 5 million monthly unique visitors in the month of January 2014
Death brings its own pace of life … its own schedule. It’s never convenient. But we want it to be. We want to control it. We want to put it on an itinerary that fits our fast paced, purpose driven lifestyles.
Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in pre-need funeral funding, held its national sales meeting and recognition banquet Jan. 27-31 in Austin, Texas. Awards were earned by account executives who demonstrated excellent service and proven results.
Security National Life is pleased to announce that John Little and Karla Kesting joined the company as Market Sales Managers of its Preneed Division. Mr. Little will be covering Northern California and Ms. Kirkland covering Central California. Current manager, Andrew Pavela is transferring from Illinois to cover Southern California
Last week, the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) announced the names of the 50 funeral professionals who will have an opportunity to learn from three leading funeral directors and network with like-minded peers during the Association’s Meet the Mentors Program on March 17 and 18 at the Emory Conference Center Hotel in Atlanta, Ga. Meet the Mentors is being held in cooperation with the Funeral Service Foundation.
FrontRunner Professional and Northern Caskets have formed a strategic alliance to develop a special edition of the FrontRunner software. The new system called TechnologySuite is an all web-based, robust, and most importantly, a scalable solution to meet any sized firm’s needs.
The move, by one of the funeral industry’s best known operators, expands on a marketing innovation that appears to have begun at the dawn of the decade when a company called Til We Meet Again began opening casket stores around the country.
“We try to reach our audience where they are at and the mall is a great way to do that,” said Ben Sussman, spokesman for Forest Lawn.