AUSTIN, TX – The International Order of the Golden Rule (OGR), the world’s leading professional association dedicated to making independent funeral homes exceptional, will bring together leading funeral home directors and death-care professionals from throughout North America and abroad as they discover ways to take exceptional service to a new level.
“The 2013 conference is being held in the Home of the Blues, Memphis, Tenn. This year, we hope to bring innovation and education to independent funeral directors by exploring new opportunities,” said Mark Allen, Executive Director for OGR. “We have worked hard to design a conference that will open the mind and energize the spirit.”
Attendees and their guests will be introduced to new education formats. In addition to top-notch presentations, OGR will introduce one breakout session, which will offer three topics, and an interactive case study on OGR study groups. The conference will also showcase an Experts Panel which will discuss the future of funeral service.
GSG Suppliers will be on hand in the Supplier Showcase to share how their products and services can help an attendee’s bottom line. OGR has a fantastic schedule of events planned for the three days in Memphis. Networking events, a Welcome Reception, Awards Luncheon, President’s Reception and the Annual Banquet are just a few of the highlights of this year’s 54th Annual Conference and Supplier Showcase. Funeral service professionals should make plans to join industry leaders for what’s sure to be OGR’s best conference yet!