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Wilbert Funeral Services Welcomes New Member To Its Team

March 24, 2010

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Wilbert Funeral Services Welcomes New Member To Its Team

imageWilbert Funeral Services, Inc. has announced the addition of a new member to its field services team. The announcement coincides with Wilbert?s continuing growth and investment as one North America?s leading provider of cremation-related products and services.

Ms. Vickie Zimmerman has been named Wilbert?s new market development manager. A seasoned funeral professional, Ms. Zimmerman had served the Arnold Wilbert organization as sales and marketing manager for more than 15 years. She is a former board member of the Cremation Association of North America (CANA) as well as a member of the Cremation Association of North Carolina where she served as the organization?s president. She possesses a deep understanding of burial vaults, cremation and the funeral profession.

?Vickie brings a long track record of sales success in funeral service and we?re pleased that Vickie has chosen to join the Wilbert Funeral Services team,? said Wilbert Funeral Services, Inc. (WFSI) President Tony Colson. ?With her passion, commitment and high levels of energy, Vickie will further enhance the professionalism of our WFSI team.

?This move will allow Vickie to be a resource to the entire Wilbert Licensee network, Colson added. ?Now more than ever, Wilbert is positioned to deliver innovative vault and cremation solutions that allow our licensees to become even better partners to the funeral homes they serve.?

Wilbert Funeral Services, Inc. is the leading single-source supplier of burial vaults and cremation-related products and services to North American funeral homes. From its offices in Broadview, the company licenses the right to manufacture burial vaults under the Wilbert trademark to a network of more than 250 licensees, sub-licensees and distributors throughout the U.S. and Canada.