Funeral Directors Life Named on the 100 Best Companies to Work for in Texas List for 2020

ABILENE, TX – Funeral Directors Life was recently named one of the 2020 Best Companies to Work for in Texas, marking the 6th recognition for the company since 2014. The awards program was created in 2006 and is a project of Texas Monthly magazine, the Texas Association of Business (TAB), Texas Society of Human Resource Management (Texas SHRM), and Best Companies Group.

This statewide survey and awards program were designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Texas, benefiting the state’s economy, workforce and businesses. The 2020 Best Companies to Work for in Texas list is made up of 100 companies and divided by small, medium, and large sizes. Funeral Directors Life has been named one of the Best Companies to Work for in Texas for the medium employer list, ranked at #13 in the state for 2020.

“It is a high honor to be recognized by Texas Monthly magazine, and Best Companies Group as one of the top 100 Best Companies to Work for in Texas,” said Kris Seale, Funeral Directors Life President & CEO. “Our team has created an environment in which we encourage each other to work hard, have fun, and grow in mind, body, and soul. I am proud of what our people have accomplished, and we are honored to receive this recognition.”

Companies from across the state entered the two-part survey process to determine the Best Companies to Work for in Texas. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company’s workplace policies, systems, philosophies, practices, and demographics, worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience, worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final rankings.

The list of the 100 Best Companies to Work for in Texas and how they rank was recently released in a special edition of Texas Monthly magazine.


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