Dead Ringers Launches Online Course in Response to FTC Phone Sweep

Dead Ringers Launches Online Course in Response to FTC Phone Sweep

Dead Ringers has launched an on-demand online course to provide training, education, and practical understanding of Federal Trade Commission phone compliance for every person involved in the funeral industry. Dead […]

Moving On Up: Pennsylvania Funeral Home Manager Becomes Owner

Moving On Up: Pennsylvania Funeral Home Manager Becomes Owner

Alexander Maher (pictured at top), who managed the K.V. Knopp Funeral Home in Allentown, Pennsylvania for six years is now the owner of the firm. An announcement on the funeral […]

For Rolf Gutknecht and the Team at LA ads, Inspiration Starts with Being Curious

For Rolf Gutknecht and the Team at LA ads, Inspiration Starts with Being Curious

By Thomas A. Parmalee Whether it’s developing marketing for an event, a yearlong campaign, collateral material, or something else, Rolf Gutknecht finds inspiration everywhere. The president and CEO of LA […]

Carriage Services Reports Fourth-Quarter Results

Carriage Services Reports Fourth-Quarter Results

On Feb. 21, Carriage Services reported fourth-quarter adjusted diluted earnings per share of  77 cents compared with 64 cents in the year-ago period. It also announced that co-founder Mel Payne […]

SCI Gears Up for Expiration of ‘Stand-Still’ Agreement with the FTC

SCI Gears Up for Expiration of ‘Stand-Still’ Agreement with the FTC

By Thomas A. Parmalee Service Corporation International reported fourth-quarter earnings Feb. 12 and commented on some significant news – particularly for FuneralVision.com readers – that has been 10 years in […]

CANA Celebrates the Success of its 2024 Symposium in Las Vegas

CANA Celebrates the Success of its 2024 Symposium in Las Vegas

What’s the perfect cure for the winter blues? The Cremation Association of North America’s annual February in-person event in Las Vegas, of course! CANA welcomed more than 130 cremation innovators […]

Homesteaders Policy Owners Vote to Reorganize as Mutual Holding Company

Homesteaders Policy Owners Vote to Reorganize as Mutual Holding Company

Homesteaders Life Company’s policy owners have voted restructure into a mutual holding company. The vote took place during Homesteaders’ annual policy owner meeting held earlier this week and follows the […]

Funeral Directors Life Names Chad Mitchell as Market Center Manager

Funeral Directors Life Names Chad Mitchell as Market Center Manager

Funeral Directors Life is proud to announce Chad Mitchell (pictured at top) as market center manager in Mississippi. “We are very excited to add Chad to the Funeral Directors Life […]

Park Lawn Solidifies its Presence on the Colorado Western Slope

Park Lawn Solidifies its Presence on the Colorado Western Slope

Park Lawn Corp.  has completed the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Crippin Funeral Home located in Montrose, Colorado; Gunnison Funeral Services located in Gunnison, Colorado; and Grand […]

ICCFA Proclaims ‘Dead Talks’ a Fantastic Success

ICCFA Proclaims ‘Dead Talks’ a Fantastic Success

The International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association proudly announced the successful conclusion of the 2024 DEAD Talks Sales Conference, held from Jan. 16-18 at the Park MGM Las Vegas Hotel. […]

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