Friday, August 19, 2022

NFDA Professional Women’s Conference Goes Virtual

The virtual conference’s dynamic expert-led sessions and networking opportunities are more accessible than ever thanks to 150 scholarships from the Funeral Service Foundation.

Q&A with Foundation Partners Group President Kent Robertson on Vision for Company, Thoughts on...

The Funeral Leader recently spoke with Kent Robertson, president and chief operating officer of Foundation Partners Group, to learn more about the company’s strategy moving forward and to hear his perspective on the future of the profession.

Supreme Court Case Involving Funeral Director Leads To Significant Change In Employment Discrimination Law

The ruling was based on three separate cases. The case alleging gender identity discrimination was brought on behalf of Aimee Stephens, who worked as a funeral director and embalmer at R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes in Garden City, MI.

Why You Should Care About Your Firm’s Website Accessibility

Is your firm at risk for accessibility-related litigation? More and more funeral homes across North America are dealing with lawsuits focusing on their websites.

E-Commerce Highlights Opportunities for Growth Amid Uncertain Times

While the COVID-19 pandemic has created countless obstacles within our industry, there are just as many opportunities for those willing to try something new — you just have to be willing to experiment.

COVID-19: New Initiative Launched to Connect Funeral Industry with PPE

As many funeral directors are working tirelessly to help families during the COVID-19 pandemic, a new initiative is promising to help “last responders” get the personal protective equipment that they need.

Limited-Time Offer for Free Book Written by Social Media Marketing Expert

Social media can be one of the most powerful marketing tools for your business … but only if you know how to use it correctly.

Selected Independent Funeral Homes Offers Up to 10 CE Credits at the 2020 Annual...

PRESS RELEASE LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. — Selected Independent Funeral Homes, in its first-ever virtual Annual Meeting, is pleased to...

Brusie Funeral Homes and Cemeteries Acquisition Expands Footprint in Northern California

Foundation Partners Group, a leading provider of innovative funeral and cemetery experiences and products, has announced the acquisition of five properties in Chico, California from the Brusie family.
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Interview with a Funeral Leader: Bill Wappner

William “Bill” Wappner is a trusted authority in the deathcare industry, previously serving as president of the National Funeral Directors Association and the Ohio Funeral Directors Association.