With roots going back to 1872, Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory has given many years of service to the Alexandria area. From the dedicated and caring staff to their commitment to the community Anderson’s has built a legacy of meaningful relationships and compassionate service. The Alexandria Area Economic Development Commission & the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce were proud to have awarded Anderson’s Funeral Home & Crematory as the 2017 Business & Industrial Appreciation Day recipient.
For more of the Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory story please watch the video below:
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The Business & Industrial Appreciation Day (BIAD) event has honored a Douglas County company each year since 1984, and is recognized as one of the largest and longest standing annual events of its type in greater Minnesota. Annually, one company from the region is selected as the BIAD recipient based upon the following factors:
- Growth in number of employees; the impact of the business on the job market
- Increase in sales and/or unit volume; an indication of continued growth
- Capital Investment; an indication of commitment by the business to increase community capacity
- Community Contributions; evidence of the business’s investment of time, skills, and resources to assist in community oriented projects