Batesville Announces 2019 Education Series Webinars for Funeral Professionals

From a press release.

Batesville, a leading provider of comprehensive solutions to licensed funeral homes, released the company’s quarterly 2019 Education Series schedule. Started in 2014, the program is designed to give busy funeral professionals the opportunity to enhance their knowledge on key topics, learn about the latest research and consumer trends, and explore new solutions by participating in free webinars.

Batesville values continuous learning as a way to accelerate personal growth and achievement. The company offers a broad continuum of educational options to help funeral professionals in serving families and managing their businesses.

The Education Series schedule and topics are below. Each webinar includes a 30-minute presentation followed by an interactive question-and-answer session.
• 8 Consumer Truths about Technology in Funeral Service

Presented by Bob Sheridan, Director, Technology Product Management & Development, Batesville.

Tuesday, February 19, 1 p.m. (EST)
• Five Levels of Leadership: Proven Steps to Maximize Your Potential

Presented by Nectar Ramirez, Director of Customer Training, Batesville.

Tuesday, May 14, 1 p.m. (EDT)
• Simple Strategies to Elevate Your Brand and Create Value for Consumers

Presented by Walker Posey, Managing Director, Posey Funeral Directors.

Tuesday, August 27, 1 p.m. (EDT)
• Using Mobile Technologies to Create Better Family Experiences

Presented by Rob Shane, Director, Technology Solutions.

Tuesday, November 12, 1 p.m. (EST)

In addition to the Education Series, Batesville experts conduct monthly webinars to share insights and best practices on different products and technology solutions. The company also hosts continuing education events at its company headquarters several times each year as well as national and state conventions. All events are free of charge to funeral professionals.

For a complete listing and descriptions of all education events, or to register for a webinar, go to

Batesville (, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hillenbrand, Inc. (NYSE:HI), is a recognized leader in the death care industry in North America, offering a comprehensive portfolio of burial and cremation products, memorialization options, and innovative technology solutions. For more than 125 years, Batesville has supported licensed funeral professionals in helping families honor the lives of those they love.® A history of manufacturing excellence, product innovation, superior customer service and reliable delivery helped Batesville become – and remain – a market leader.