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ACROSS MY DESK: ProGenealogists Gains Well-known Genealogist for Key Managerial Role
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - 20 May 2005.
ProGenealogists, Inc. announces that E. Wade Hone, founder of Eurogins, has joined ProGenealogists as a Senior Staff Genealogist and Project Manager.
E. Wade Hone is well-known in the professional genealogical community, and he brings more than 20 years of U.S. and European research experience to ProGenealogists. Known for his groundbreaking book, Land and Property Records in the U.S. (Ancestry, 1997), Mr. Hone is a frequent lecturer on land, immigration, and other important research topics. At Eurogins, Mr.
Hone focused upon finding ancestral origins for families of European descent. He has managed major genealogical projects for clients for more than a decade.
"We're excited to have Wade join our research team. This works out really well for us," said Natalie Cottrill, ProGenealogists's President and CEO.
"To maintain high satisfaction among our clientele, we needed additional expert help. For several years, Wade has consistently produced high-quality work for us. It simply made good business sense to bring Wade on board full-time. Our valued clients will gain tremendous insights from his European expertise, and his managerial skills will ensure our clients are served with the high level of customer service and professionalism that they have come to depend on."
Kyle J. Betit, ProGenealogists's Vice-President of Research, remarked, "We work with many excellent professional genealogists who share our commitment to producing only the highest quality research. Wade's knowledgeable, scholarly, and diligent research will allow us to better meet the needs of our clients, especially those with Central and Eastern European or Scandinavian ancestors."
Wade Hone frequently travels to Europe where he is often granted access to records critical to discovering European ancestral origins.
ProGenealogists's ability to promote this service was one of the reasons Mr.
Hone came on board, according to Vice-President of Development, Kory L.
Meyerink, AG, FUGA. "I have known of Wade's abilities for fifteen years,"
Mr. Meyerink commented. "His well-earned reputation underscores our commitment to providing excellence and value to the families we serve. We look forward to Wade's contributions as manager and genealogist to the company, including his contributions to ProGenealogists's award-winning website."
ProGenealogists, a privately held Utah corporation, is one of the nation's premier genealogical research firms, with offices in Salt Lake City, and Sandy, Utah. Founded in 1998, it brings together many of the nation's best genealogists in an environment fostering high quality, scholarly genealogical research. ProGenealogists's website has been nationally recognized for the design, layout and quality of its content by USAToday, "Yahoo Internet Life" Magazine, Family Tree Magazine, and "The Internet Scout Report" sponsored by the National Science Foundation and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
For more information regarding ProGenealogists, Inc., visit their website at www.progenealogists.com or call toll-free 800-596-3230.