Robertson to Focus Company on Tomorrow’s Consumer
ORLANDO, Fla. – February 2, 2022 – Foundation Partners Group, a leader in innovative funeral and cremation services, announced that effective January 31, 2022 company President & Chief Operating Officer Kent Robertson has been promoted to president and chief executive officer. Robertson, who has been with the company since early 2020, will oversee the company’s long-term growth, vision and strategy.
Robertson leads a company that today has over 215 locations and serves more than 115,000 families annually. “We have a clear view of changing consumer preferences and are excited to continue delivering new innovative services,” Robertson said. “We provide an essential consumer service and our team embraces the mission of supporting families in contemporary ways.”
Robertson is an experienced entrepreneur and corporate leader who demonstrates his company’s commitment to partnership, relationships, innovation and compassion on a daily basis. He has more than 30 years of demonstrated public and private company leadership experience bringing together multi-generational family businesses and transforming them to enduring platforms.
“Looking ahead, we will continue our focus on creating new capabilities, offering digital solutions and advancing the conversation to meet families in a manner that simplifies the overall experience without sacrificing service and quality,” said Robertson. “The deathcare landscape is changing and, as we begin this next chapter of our story, we are committed to helping families navigate the wide -- and sometimes confusing -- range of funeral services and alternatives.”