LIFETOUCH CHURCH DIRECTORIES EXPANDS WITH THE ADDITION OF BUSSON PORTRAIT DIRECTORIES
MINNEAPOLIS, June 11, 2009 — Lifetouch Church Directories and Portraits Inc., a leader of innovation in the church directory market, announced today that it is welcoming the Busson Photography, Inc. portrait and directory business to the Lifetouch family as of today.
“This is a great opportunity that reflects Lifetouch’s commitment to growing our church directories business,” said Bill Calpus, Executive Vice President and COO of Lifetouch Church Directories. “Lifetouch and Busson are a good fit because we share common values of providing families and faith communities with photography products that will be treasured for generations.”
The Busson employees joining Lifetouch will continue their tradition of great photography and service, while adding the unique privilege of becoming a Lifetouch employee-owner. Busson Photography, Inc., is a family-owned company, headquartered in Barberton, Ohio with operations in 25 states.
“We are pleased to be part of the Lifetouch family and look forward to the overall benefits it will provide. This change will not affect the outstanding customer service and local sales presence our churches have come to expect,” said Dennis Busson, President of Busson. “We have taken great care to ensure that our customers and churches are positioned for a seamless transition.”
About Lifetouch Church Directories and Portraits Inc. Lifetouch Church Directories and Portraits Inc. is based in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. The company has been providing high-quality portraits to schools, faith-based organizations and families since 1995. For more information visit www.Lifetouch.com.