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Nick Gerhart Appointed Executive VP-Chief Innovation Officer

July 16, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Steve Shaffer, Homesteaders Chairman, President and CEO, announced the appointment of Nick Gerhart as Executive VP-Chief Innovation Officer, effective August 3, 2020.

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Homesteaders and Dr. Jason Troyer Offer Free “Bouncing Back After COVID-19” Webinar

July 01, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in preneed funeral funding, is joining Dr. Jason Troyer, PhD CT, to present “Bouncing Back After COVID-19: Strategies to Heal & Thrive in Life & Business.” This free webinar will take place on Friday, July 10, at 10 a.m. CT.

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A.M. Best Company Affirms Homesteaders' Financial Strength

May 04, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — A.M. Best Company, a global rating agency focused on the insurance industry, has announced the affirmation of Homesteaders Life Company’s financial strength rating of
A- (Excellent) with a stable outlook.

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eFuneral Expands Core Offering to Facilitate Agent-Driven Online Sales

April 28, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

Des Moines, Iowa — Luke Frieberg, President of eFuneral, announced the expansion of the company’s core value offering to include an agent-driven online sales tool. eFuneral Agent leverages the power of the eFuneral online sales engine, while bringing agents into the process to facilitate remote preneed sales.

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Homesteaders Pledges $100,000 to Funeral Service Foundation Covid-19 Crisis Response Fund

April 06, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in preneed funeral funding,
is joining the recently-announced fundraising effort by the Funeral Service Foundation to provide
much-needed emergency assistance and grief support to funeral providers and families impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.

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Brent Thomas Joins Homesteaders Training & Development Team

March 12, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company Executive VP-Sales and Marketing Lyndon Peterson is pleased to announce that Brent Thomas has joined the nation’s leading preneed company as Assistant Director-Field Training and Development.

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6th Annual Certificate in Strategic Business Management Course to be Hosted at The Citadel

February 13, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in preneed funeral funding, is collaborating with Drake University to offer the sixth annual Certificate in Strategic Business Management course for funeral professionals. The class will take place at The Citadel in Charleston, SC, June 15-17, 2020.

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Homesteaders Recognizes Account Executives for Outstanding Achievement

February 04, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in preneed funeral funding, held its annual sales meeting and recognition banquet last week in San Antonio, Texas. During the event, the company recognized account executives for providing exceptional service and delivering results for their funeral home customers.

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Paul Reukauf Named New Homesteaders Account Executive

January 23, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company VP-Field Sales Dan Lodermeier is pleased to announce that Paul Reukauf has joined Homesteaders’ industry-leading team of account executives. Reukauf will serve customers in Virginia.

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2019 Homesteaders Heroes Program Honors Outstanding Employees

December 13, 2019 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in preneed funeral funding, recently announced the winners of its annual Homesteaders Heroes program. The peer-nominated awards recognize employees who demonstrate Homesteaders’ mission and make an impact on the success of both the company and its funeral home customers.

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