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NEWS SECTION B OCTOBER 2021 Fam i l y Own e d a n d Operated Since 1974 FUNERAL HOME & CEMETERY PO B o x 5 1 5 9 Y o u n g s t own OH 4 4 5 1 4 1 - 8 0 0 - 3 2 1 - 7 4 7 9 On l i n e a t www . n om i s p u b l i c a t i o n s . c om P r e v i o u s l y P u b l i s h e d a s t h e Y B N e w s • S t i l l t h e P l a c e f o r Y o u r N e w s ! The funeral services industry is project- ed for continued growth over the next five years. Therefore, it is not unexpected that three companies working in the sec- tor made it onto the Inc. 5000 2021, an exclusive annual list of America’s fastest- growing private companies. It is especially impressive that these or- ganizations made the 2021 list, as Inc. 5000 editor-in-chief Scott Omelianuk explains. “The 2021 Inc. 5000 list feels like one of the most important rosters of companies ever compiled. Building one of the fastest-growing companies in Amer- ica in any year is a remarkable achieve- ment. Building one in the crisis we’ve lived through is just plain amazing. This kind of accomplishment comes with hard work, smart pivots, great leadership, and the help of a whole lot of people.” The three companies in the funeral in- dustry that made the list this year include Legacy Touch of Lees Summit, MO; Bo- gati Urn Company of Sarasota, FL; and Disrupt Media of Zanesville, OH. Three Funeral Industry Firms Named to The Inc. 5000 List By Laurie Esposito Harley Legacy Touch offers custom fingerprint jewelry and keepsakes Andrea Bogard LeBlanc Legacy Touch creates superior custom fingerprint jewelry and keepsakes, help- ing families to continue to experience the closeness of their loved ones every day. Ev- Bogati Rosewood Heart Urn around enabling these pieces to be given out with short notice at funeral services. “Since the company was founded, we’ve been focused on developing beautiful products, creating sound processes, pro- viding excellent service, and building the best team possible. This is wonderful rec- ognition for our company and a testa- threeyears.FindmoreaboutLegacyTouchat www.LegacyTouch.com. “Qualifying for the Inc. 5000 list is quite an honor. I’m thrilled, humbled, grateful, and very proud of my team!” said Bogati Urn Company founder An- drea Bogard LeBlanc. “We’ve worked well together over the years to become a positive presence in our market. We’ve listened to our customers and introduced new and exciting products that are ap- ery piece is care- fully handcrafted by professional artisans who take great care with their attention to detail to ensure that each keep- sake is as unique as the love it represents. Leg- acy Touch of- fers quick turn- Continued on Page b5 Brett Logan ment to the hard work by our asso- ciates,” says Brett Logan, president of Legacy Touch. Ranked at #3,340 on the list, the Mis- souri-based retail organization was founded in 2013. Legacy Touch has experienced 107% growth in the past propriate for so many of our customers and the families that they serve.” Coming in at #3,557 on the list, Bo- gati Urn Company was founded in 2004 and produces urns, scattering tubes, and related products for funeral homes and crematories. By working with skilled ar- tisans around the world, they are able to offer a huge inventory of memori- al urns for adults, children, and pets (717) 453-4028 (800) 752-8767 Email vischerfuneralsupplies@yahoo.com Order directly on-line at www.vischerfuneralsupplies.com Ferno ® ... Time Tested • Quality • Innovation • Experience Lowest ferno ® Prices guaranteed Expertise, Experience & Exceptional Service Since 1983 CALL FOR PRICING See Us In Nashville Booth 2136 Got Questions or Need Help? Text us at 717-503-9838 For the Complete Ferno ® Line and More 8M, Niltrile, 12” Cuff 5M, Niltrile $ 140 00 PER CASE 20m Black $ 34 95 each $ 11 75 each Blue Scrim 12M $ 12 75 each 8M PEVA Sold individually or by the case. Inquire for additional body bag options MOBI Folding Dressing Table $ 895 00 $ 150 00 PER CASE In-Stock & Ready to Ship MOBI Hydraulic Embalming Table $ 3,495 00 6M, Niltrile $ 140 00 PER CASE NASHVILLE, TN BOOTH #545 1-888-792-9315 • mymortuarycooler.com