Jennifer D. Branton is a passionate professional driven by an indefatigable work ethic. Known for her "hands on" management style and her entrepreneurial spirit, Jennifer is fearless when it comes to tackling challenges, facilitating change and taking action.One of her favorite quotes, attributed to Thomas Edison, is "Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Jennifer joined Vera Lee in January of 2001, where she focused her talents on the management of the sales team.In 2002, she was promoted to Vice-President of Vera Lee Garment Company, Inc., at which time she focused on the company's daily operations.By 2004, after having revamped and streamlined many of the company's systems and processes, Jennifer began serving as President of Vera Lee.In August of 2005, Jennifer and her partner purchased the then 73-year-old company and reorganized it as VLGC, LLC, after which she has continued leading the company as its Chief Executive Officer.In 2007, Jennifer saw the need to diversify and expand VLGC, LLC's product offering. Recognizing the importance and impact the personalization trend would have on the industry, she created a new division of the company; originally dubbed Memory Weavers. This division was created specifically to introduce the woven "photo throw" to the funeral industry. Memory Weavers made its debut in March of 2008 at the ICCFA Convention in San Diego, Ca.In 2010, Jennifer began focusing on the development and growth of the newly renamed division, Woven Remembrance™.She defined the Woven Remembrance™ philosophy and product line and began experiencing incredible success with the marketing program.Since then Jennifer and the incredible Woven Remembrance team have continued to improve the designs and processes of the company.During her eighteen years with VLGC, LLC, Jennifer's passion, work ethic, resilience and vision have left their mark on every aspect of the company.Jennifer resides in Weatherford, Texas with her husband, Marshall and their kids, dachshunds Rudi and Eddie, guard cat Sally and three horses, Ima, Ella and Minnie.Hobbies: Golf, barrel racing, gambling and reading.