Bedding producer Symbol Mattress has tapped industry veteran Joe Harris to fill the newly created position corporate key account director.
Harris has responsibility for developing relationships with national and major regional accounts across the country. He reports to Mike McQuiston, executive vice president of the Richmond, Virginia-based company.
Previously, Harris co-owned and served as general manager of Mattress Firm stores in Wisconsin, establishing and growing the retailer’s presence to nearly 40 stores in just under three years. Prior to that, Harris held a number of sales posts with Sealy, including territory manager, senior key account manager, field sales manager and national accounts manager. Harris also worked for retailer Grand Home Furnishings.