Mark Pennington has a 45-year history in the cemetery and funeral industries. His expertise in sales and marketing is without equal and by creating a unique legacy through innovative development of products and services he has helped the industry grow and prosper. A 1973 Magna Cum Laude graduate of Memphis State University, Mark proudly served in the Marine Corps. He was a member of the Honor Guard/Marine Barracks Eighth & I Washington, DC during the presidency of LBJ. Well known for his support of the funeral, cemetery, and cremation industries, he earned CCFE, CCrE and CSE designations from the International Cemetery, Crematory and Funeral Association (ICCFA). Mark served as Executive Vice President and COO for Superior Funeral Supply for 27 years refining his management expertise before he left to found his own firm. A hands-on executive Mark has created a permanent position in our industry as an innovator, supporter and believer in the immense value of funeral service. He also served as president of the Casket & Funeral Supply Association (CFSA) from 1999-2000.