BOSTON – Tributes, Inc., the online resource for local and national obituary news, has announced that it has been selected by Forest Lawn Memorial-Parks & Mortuaries, the nationally recognized and highly respected independent funeral home and cemetery brand, to provide the online obituary platform for Forest Lawn’s 10 locations servicing thousands of Southern California families each year, according to a news release.
The Tributes.com platform has been integrated with Forest Lawn’s systems to streamline obituary data collection and management and the Tributes team is collaborating with Forest Lawn to introduce new technologies. Forest Lawn will be fully leveraging Tributes’ flagship product, the Eternal Tribute.
"At Forest Lawn we are continually looking for ways to move our business forward, in particular our approach surrounding online obituaries. After careful consideration, we selected Tributes.com as our obituary platform provider” said Rodolfo Saenz, senior vice president marketing, Forest Lawn. “From their products to their rapidly developing obituary distribution, we know that Tributes will be a true technology partner."
“We could not be more pleased to be establishing an important strategic partnership with Forest Lawn – without a doubt, one of the most well-known and highly esteemed brands in funeral service,” said John Heald, vice president of sales and business development for Tributes, Inc. “We know that Tributes will be able to bring them technology solutions today and in the future spanning the Internet, social networking and mobile that allow them to lead the industry online in the same manner that they do across their pristine locations throughout Southern California.”
Posted Oct. 8