Monday, December 5, 2022
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Staffing Crisis & Today’s Life Celebrations: Interview with Funeral Leader Jimmy Altmeyer Jr.

Jimmy Altmeyer Jr. is the president of Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory, which now operates more than 40 funeral and cremation businesses across the East Coast.
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Staying Ahead of the Curve: Interview with Funeral Leader Byron Calhoun

Byron Calhoun’s family has been in the funeral industry for over 65 years, and he knew it was his responsibility — and calling — to continue the family business.

How Many Households Have Cremated Remains? Brand-New Research Debuts at CANA’s 2022 Convention

In April 2022, CANA conducted a new research project with The Harris Poll to find out how many cremated remains are at home, what these households plan to do with them, and much more.

Halcyon Announces Empathy Funding™ and Web Payment Portal

PRESS RELEASE - Halcyon is excited to announce two new features, Empathy Funding and the Web Payment Portal. Both are companion features...

Selected’s 2023 NextGen Seminar Offers Education and Connections

Selected Independent Funeral Homes is excited to travel to Grand Cayman for the 2023 NextGen Seminar Jan. 29-Feb. 2 after a three-year delay due to the pandemic.

Leader Links: Funeral Profession Finding New Ways to Reach Consumers

From the “Death Positive” movement in Austin, TX, to the rare access to a funeral for a Brazilian tribe chief, the funeral industry reaches every part of the world, and here’s the roundup of the most recent links to keep you informed.

Should You Advertise During COVID-19?

By Leader Contributor Glenn Gould, CEO of MKJ Marketing Being recognized represents a challenge for bank robbers, which is...

CANA COCP™ Celebrates Addition of Alkaline Hydrolysis to Certification

Now the Cremation Association of North America Crematory Operations Certification Program™ (CANA COCP™) provides best practices in Alkaline Hydrolysis (AH), too!

Halcyon Deathcare Management Solutions Announcing 20-Year Anniversary

What started as a system designated solely for funeral home management services now supports management services for pets, trade, cremation, aquamation and QR code body tracking.

Serenity & Co. Memorial Services Joins Anthem Partners

Anthem Partners, a premier operator of funeral homes and cemeteries, has announced that Serenity & Co. Memorial Services has joined Anthem Partners.