Olivia Ralston and Richard Praszkier join Express Funeral Funding’s growing team

Olivia Ralston and Richard Praszkier join Express Funeral Funding’s growing team

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Olivia Ralston and Richard Praszkier join Express Funeral Funding’s growing team

CLARKSVILLE, IN – CLARKSVILLE, IN – Express Funeral Funding, the nation’s FASTEST, EASIEST® and largest privately-owned insurance assignment funding company, is excited to welcome Olivia Ralston as the Midwest Account Manager and Richard Praszkier as the Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator.

Ralston most recently comes from pharmaceutical sales but has an extensive career in funeral service as a casket sales consultant. She will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with funeral homes and cemeteries throughout the Midwest to promote Express Funeral Funding’s fast and easy insurance assignment funding. 

“We are thrilled to have Olivia join the EFF family. She brings expert knowledge and is an ideal candidate to help continue our growth,” said Andy Buckman, vice president of sales & marketing. 

Praszkier will be developing marketing strategies and public relations initiatives to drive revenue and promote brand awareness. He will lead in media planning, social media campaign management, and support sales efforts across multiple platforms. While Praszkier is new to funeral service, he joins EFF with a unique background in the sports marketing industry, having spent three years with the PGA of Indiana and Kentucky. 

“Richard brings a fresh perspective, expert knowledge and has already proven to be a great asset to our team,” said Deanna Wilkinson, director of sales and marketing.

Express Funeral Funding has been providing funeral homes and cemeteries nationwide the ultimate funding experience since 2002. Express Funeral Funding eliminates the challenges of working with insurance companies by limiting administration, providing immediate payment and advancing complete policy funds. For more information on Express Funeral Funding, please visit www.expressfuneralfunding.com or call 812.949.9011.

Express Funeral Funding Acquires We Fund Funerals

Express Funeral Funding Acquires We Fund Funerals

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Express Funeral Funding, A Messenger Family Company Acquires We Fund Funerals

CLARKSVILLE, IN – September 2021 – Express Funeral Funding (EFF), the industry’s largest privately held, FASTEST and EASIEST at-need insurance assignment funding company is pleased to announce the acquisition of We Fund Funerals (WFF).

Located in Hollywood, FL, WFF has been serving the funeral profession since 2012 and is one of the industry’s leading funding companies.
“We Fund Funerals is a premier provider; they have always been highly commended for their unique customer service experience. We are thrilled to have aligned with such a great company and are happy to welcome them to the EFF Family.” said Andy Buckman, vice president of sales and marketing for Express Funeral Funding.

Both companies share a similar mission and are dedicated to providing an even greater experience to the funeral homes and cemeteries they serve nationwide.

“‘Our family serving your family,’ has been the foundation and mission of WFF since inception. We are excited to be joining forces with the EFF family and to continue providing a concierge funding experience while combining our valued processes and resources. I’m thrilled to continue the development of financial services with the EFF team to better serve this profession,” said David Berger, co-founder and chief executive officer of We Fund Funerals.

The respective companies will manage any immediate sales and customer service inquiries. To reach Express Funeral Funding, please call 1.812.949.9011 or email contact@expff.com. To reach We Fund Funerals, please call 1.954.357.3863 or email directors@wefundfunerals.com.
About Express Funeral Funding:

Express Funeral Funding (EFF)has been providing funeral homes and cemeteries nationwide the ultimate funding experience since 2002. EFF eliminates the challenges of working with insurance companies by limiting administration, providing immediate payment, and advancing complete policy funds. For more information on Express Funeral Funding, please visit www.expressfuneralfunding.com, email contact@expff.com or call 812.949.9011.