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Carriage Services reports 2021 Year End, CEO Payne states “Succession Plan Format”

I think it is fair to say that Melvin Payne, CEO and founder of Carriage Services is an unusual leader — but, it is also probably fair to say that Payne’s style of leadership has been effective since the inception of Carriage Services in 1991. In last week’s published 2021 4th Quarter and Year End report to Shareholders Payne makes this comment, “After co-founding Carriage at 48 years young on┬áJune 1, 1991, the company has finally evolved after more than […]