Mattress industry supplier Latex International has hired Cherie Bragg to fill the newly created post vice president of operations-continuous improvement.
Bragg is responsible for helping employees identify opportunities for streamlining internal business practices with a focus on eliminating workplace waste.
She reports to Dave Fisher, president and chief executive officer of the Shelton, Conn.-based company.
Bragg has more than 10 years of experience in continuous-improvement roles at Grainger Lighting Services and Alliance Energy Solutions.
“We are very excited to have someone with Cherie’s experience join Latex International,” Fisher said. “She brings decades of unparalleled operations and workplace excellence to our team. Her vast knowledge in continuous improvement brings a unique combination of skills necessary to lead the company in this area and propel our growth further.”