WILMINGTON, N.C. – Doug Gober, Live Oak Bank’s director of death care marketing is leaving the bank to launch a new business, Gober Strategic Capital, according to a news release. The new business will assist funeral business professionals with the demands of a rapidly changing industry, and consult with clients on a wider range of issues, including but not limited to financing.
Having lent over $200 million to funeral home and cemetery owners nationwide,
Live Oak Bank has emerged as the industry leader in finance and will continue to focus on those efforts. Gober Strategic Capital will work to be a source of new loan business for Live Oak in the future, referring new deals where financing is needed.
“Live Oak has become a tremendous source of capital for our industry,” Gober said. “I’m looking forward to helping more death care businesses take advantage of that powerful resource.”
“This is a great time to be in this industry, as the barriers to innovation have been swept
away. This new venture gives me more ways to help directors and owners reach their goals. Live Oak has given me a great opportunity to do what I am passionate about, that is to see our industry change and grow,” Gober said. “I’m excited about having even more ways to help make that happen.”
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Posted Aug. 29