ABILENE, Texas – Funeral Directors Life Insurance Co. has announced the addition of Rick Kure as director of sales development for Illinois, according to a news release.
“We are pleased to welcome Rick to FDLIC,” said president and CEO Kris Seale. “We are looking forward to working with him to serve funeral homes as a knowledgeable, trusted business advisor. Rick’s experience and industry knowledge will be a great asset to the Chicago market.”
Throughout his career, Kure has accumulated over 30 years of funeral-related experience, working as a funeral director in the Chicago area for 10 years and in insurance and casket sales for more than 20 years.
"I’m especially excited about adding Rick Kure to the sales management team here at FDLIC,” said Shaun Gaffney, FDLIC regional sales vice president for the eastern region. “He brings a level of professionalism to the position that our clients have come to expect from FDLIC. We’re very happy to have him aboard."
“I am very excited and looking forward to working with FDLIC,” Kure said. “I plan to use my industry experience and strong relationships to make FDLIC the premier provider of preneed insurance in the Chicago land market.”
A graduate of Lewis University with a bachelor’s degree in business administration, Kure is a licensed funeral director in Illinois. he and his wife, Lori, live in Chicago and have two sons, Ryan and Tommy.
Posted Jan. 10