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Live Oak Bank is excited to announce a new division of the bank, Live Oak Trust, offering Funeral and CemeteryTrust Services. Through this service, Live Oak Bank continues its dedication to the death care industry and expands its services to funeral home owners and cemeterians nationwide.
AUBURN, Indiana – Messenger LLC, the leading funeral stationery supplier in North America, recently recognized its top 10 sales representatives with sales awards at the company’s National Sales Meeting held in Orlando, Florida. Top honors went to Tom Ahlers, Jay Amburgey, David Bednar, Jeff Burnett, Ellie Dane, John Duncan, Dave Kolbe, Glenn Vaughn, Rick Wood and father and son team, Gerry and Greg Wright. “Messenger had a record setting year in 2014. These top sales representatives were significant contributors to our success. Without their efforts, we cannot accomplish our objectives.
Media, PA—ASD – Answering Service for Directors recently enhanced the company’s training facilities to include a state-of-the-art Group Training center for new employees. With synced computers and a large projection screen, ASD’s Group Training center provides trainees with an in-depth look at ASD’s sophisticated computer systems. Question and answer sessions ensure new hires advance through the training program at the same level. ASD’s Group Training classes are being taught by experien
Link® Manufacturing, Ltd., the world leader in cab suspensions, today announced the appointment of Tom Perez to the role of North American Field Sales Manager. In this role, he will be leading the activities of Link’s Regional Sales Managers, as well as providing strategic direction for aftermarket growth. Michael Hof, Director of Sales and Marketing, made the announcement. Perez will begin his new responsibilities immediately.
West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in pre-need funeral funding, has announced the expansion of their pilot Child/Grandchild Rider, now available nationwide. The program is offered as a free benefit to families who want additional protection to help cover funeral costs if the death of a child or grandchild occurs.
S&S and Superior Strengthens Its Team and is Poised for Growth
Matthews International Corp. has announced that the company has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Aurora Casket Co. from Kohlberg & Co.
Aurora will be combined with Matthews Funeral Home Products to form Matthews Aurora Funeral Solutions, which will be a cornerstone business of the memorialization segment of Matthews.
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