BROADVIEW, IL – Wilbert Funeral Services, Inc., (WFSI) dedicated a park on its grounds to members of a family that has combined for more than 100 years of service to the company and the funeral service industry. Miller Family Park was dedicated earlier this year to the Miller Family – Marlene, Rich and the late Glenn.
Results announced from independent 2014 Customer Satisfaction Study
Omaha, Neb., November 10, 2014 -- Physicians Mutual, a national leader in individual health, life and retirement insurance products, today announced the findings from its recent Customer Satisfaction Study, revealing an overall 97 percent satisfaction rate among customers. Marketing research firm Wiese Research Associates conducted the independent study.
Funeral Professionals Award Highest Scores to Batesville in Annual Casket Survey
BATESVILLE, IN., Nov. 11, 2014 – Batesville, the leading provider of comprehensive solutions to the death care industry, has received the industry’s top scores in Product Quality, Service and Innovation in the annual Casket Survey conducted by Funeral Service Insider (FSI), a Kates-Boylston publication. Funeral professionals gave Batesville the highest scores in each category, reinforcing the company’s position as a value-added partner to funeral homes.
BROADVIEW, IL, October 2, 2014 – In a recent surprise announcement, Joseph U. Suhor, III, Chairman of the Board, Wilbert Funeral Services, Inc., informed employees and the Wilbert Licensee network of his intention to initiate an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) for the sale of his stock and the stock of the controlling group of shareholders. This will allow employees to share in the company’s growth and success while also ensuring long-term commitment to its Licensees and customers.
Mackinaw Island provided a picturesque background to the 2014 Doric Products, Inc. annual fall meeting. Cheboygan Cement Products Inc. hosted Doric Dealers from around the U.S. and Canada at their plant in addition to providing insight to their diverse operation. Guest speakers educated Dealers on a variety of topics to help grow their businesses. The weekend concluded with the distribution of annual sales awards and recognition to longstanding members of Doric Products.
BROADVIEW, IL, September 22, 2014 – Wilbert Funeral Services is pleased to announce the promotion of Matt Stewart to Regional Vice-President for the direct operations in Oklahoma, Arkansas, Colorado and North Texas. His responsibilities include sales and marketing as well as operational oversight for the twelve Wilbert Funeral Services locations serving funeral professionals throughout the region.
BATESVILLE, IN., September 16, 2014 – Batesville, the leading provider of comprehensive solutions to the death care industry, announced the addition of a new category of premium memorial stationery and additional Catholic-inspired collections, designed by Hallmark Cards, Inc., to meet the expectations of today’s consumers. These new products combine high quality construction and materials, deluxe finishes and opulent touches that are not available in standard stationery offerings.