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Page A27 JULY 2022 FUNERAL HOME & CEMETERY NEWS Se c t i on A Scan QR for our website 1-888-792-9315 • mymortuarycooler.com Mortuary Coolers starting at $5,899 cused on internal and external objectives for our employees and the funeral profession we so proudly serve,” added Jeff Stewart, Executive Vice President and Chief Culture Officer. “I am very excited about what the future holds for this new department.” Funeral Directors Life, rated A- (Excellent) by AM Best Company, is a legal reserve life insurance company which Funeral Directors Life Names Drew Seale Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Jeff Stewart Drew Seale ABILENE,TX— Funeral Directors Life (FDLIC) is proud to announce the recent promotion of Drew Seale to Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer. “The board of directors, executive staff, and I are excited to see how Drew will shape his new role,” said Kris Seale, President and Chief Executive Officer. “He has shown tremendous leadership throughout his career by growing our client base for our services, maintaining relationships with funeral homes, and managing a diverse team. I have the utmost confidence in his ability as a leader to continue to support the efforts of our company and improve the lives of funeral directors nationwide.” “I’m honored that the board has placed their trust in me to make our marketing the best it can be,” said Drew. “I am looking forward to integrating my current sales operations team into the marketing department, which will enhance our abilities to serve our customers and families even more.” Drew graduated from Baylor University with a Bachelor of Business Administration and began his employment in FDLIC’s active sales program, selling over $1 million in preneed volume in his first year with the company. Within two years, he transitioned into sales operations where he had been serving as the vice president of sales operations until this recent promotion. He and his team focused on supporting funeral homes and growing FDLIC’s various services, including social media management, Circle of Friends+ aftercare, and other business solutions for funeral homes. “I remain committed to growing our service options, serving our clients in the best, most-respected way, and providing the most up-to-date information to families we serve,” added Drew. “With so many talented people on this team, there’s no limit to what we can achieve in the future and how we can all accomplish goals together.” New Corporate Culture Department Launched When people walk through the doors of Funeral Directors Life (FDLIC) and interact with employees, they often realize that there is something special about the company. The culture of FDLIC and its parent company, Directors Investment Group, is characterized by Christian values, appreciation and respect for co-workers, and a sense of mission from employees for the clients they serve. To implement this set of ideals on a larger scale, FDLIC has created a new Corporate Culture Department. “I am very happy to announce that our board of directors recently approved the formation of our Corporate Culture Department,” said Seale. “This new department will be focused on building upon our legacy of optimum work-life balance, camaraderie, and culture built on values like loyalty, trust, accountability, generosity, and service to others.” Specifically, for the funeral profession, the Corporate Culture Department will develop marketplace-focused programs that will be offered to funeral homes, ultimately enhancing their operations and improving their overall ability to serve families. “The Corporate Culture Department will be fospecializes in the sale of insurance-funded preneed funerals. Our mission is “To be known as the best, most-respected provider of service to the funeral industry.” For more information about Funeral Directors Life, visit www. funeraldirectorslife.com. News Fun e r a l Home & C eme t e ry on l i ne Your Real Source. Anywhere. Anytime. (800) 362-6224 I www.infparts.com sales@infparts.com I 3745 Evergreen Road, Strafford, MO 65757 /InfiniteSpecialtyParts /infinite_innovations FLAGS THAT WON’T TATTER & FRAY! Double-sided flags in the highest of quality features durable double-stitching, heavy-duty material in vibrant colors and a brass eyelet for anchoring to staff. SEE THESE PRODUCTS & MORE IN OUR NEW CATALOG! Request Your Free Copy!! FEATURES A FLAG SECURING THUMBSCREW THAT EASILY UNSCREWS FROM YOUR MOUNTS THE HOME FOR YOUR PROFESSIONAL VEHICLE PARTS ARE YOU TIRED OF YOUR FLAGS BLOWING OFF? Introducing Our NEW Line of Flags, Staff & Mounting Kits NEW INFINITE FLAGSTAFF DESIGN! If you are tired of losing flags from inferior clip style staffs, we have the solution with the new Infinite Flagstaff!