Park Place Corp. Appoints Todd Councilman to Lead National Strategic Accounts

Park Place Corp. Appoints Todd Councilman to Lead National Strategic Accounts

Mattress producer Park Place Corp., based in Greenville, South Carolina, has hired Todd Councilman for the new position of national accounts manager. Councilman, who has 30 years of experience in the polyurethane foam business, most recently was senior vice president of sales for Elite Comfort Solutions in Hickory, North Carolina. Prior to that, he was […]

Boyd Specialty Sleep Earns Airbed Patents

Boyd Specialty Sleep Earns Airbed Patents

St. Louis-based mattress producer Boyd Specialty Sleep has been awarded two patents by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for its hand controllers, displays and software for use with airbeds and air mattresses. The first of the new patents, No. US9501065, covers a hand controller for an air mattress that uses a series of colors […]

Englander Sleep Products Adds First Mexico Licensee

Englander Sleep Products Adds First Mexico Licensee

Chicago-based mattress licensing group Englander Sleep Products has signed a license agreement with mattress producer and retailer Don Colchon Group, based in Monterrey, Mexico, to make and market Englander-branded beds throughout Mexico. This is Englander’s first Mexico licensee. “We’re very pleased to have Don Colchon Group as the newest member of our international licensee community,” […]

Boyd Specialty Sleep Names Stephen Feinberg Southeast Sales VP

Boyd Specialty Sleep Names Stephen Feinberg Southeast Sales VP

St. Louis-based mattress producer Boyd Specialty Sleep has hired furniture industry sales veteran Stephen Feinberg as vice president of sales for the Southeast region. He reports to company president Dennis Boyd.  Feinberg most recently was vice president of sales for Decor-Rest Furniture, based in Toronto. From 2012 to 2015, he was vice president of sales […]