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Overall Winner European Funeral Innovation Award 2017

Luizter was nominated for a Dutch and a Belgian Award with Luizter story: Musical life course. During the EUFIA Gala Dinner at Hotel ‘Le Plaza’ we received the surprise of 2 European Funeral Innovation Awards. We were declared the winner of the Netherlands and also as ‘overall winner’ of Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands. A very beautiful crown on our work. Winning the prize is a confirmation that we can really contribute something valuable to the grief process of survivors.

European Funeral Innovation Award 2017
The judges per participating country have jointly decided who, of all the nominees, has developed the most innovative and high-quality product or service. Luizter was named as the big winner of the EUFIA. Jolanda Bazen was completely surprised and honored to be ‘speechless’. After a breath of fresh air, she explained in four languages ​​why the Luizter story is so special.

EUFIA is an independent, international organization of professionals who have earned their spurs in the funeral industry. EUFIA stimulates innovation and quality in the funeral industry. Once every 2 years, candidates can present their innovative products or services to the industry but also defend them against an international expert jury.

Luizter story Musical life course has been awarded 3 special prizes in 2017:

Yarden Farewell Award 2017 | Audience prize
European Funeral Innovation Award 2017 | The Netherlands Trade jury prize
European Funeral Innovation Award 2017 | Overall winner | Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands