Specialty mattress maker Classic Brands with headquarters in Jessup, Md., has hired William Clouse as chief operating officer. He is responsible for supply chain management, outsourcing initiatives, product implementation and production-process improvements.
“We are thrilled to welcome Bill to our management team and look forward to working with him to build a successful cross-functional team as our business continues to grow,” said Michael Zippelli, Classic Brands chief executive officer.
Clouse has 25 years of management experience at manufacturing, logistics and e-commerce companies. Most recently, he held an operations post at online retailer Amazon. Prior employers include Cintas, Gear for Sports, GSI Commerce and Majestic Athletic.