Latexco U.S. West Expands Management Team with Jim Gutierrez

Latex and foam supplier Latexco U.S., with national headquarters and manufacturing in Lavonia, Georgia, has named Jim Gutierrez general manager of its Latexco U.S. West operating unit based at its Santa Fe Springs, California, plant.

Gutierrez has more than 18 years of experience in the home furnishings industry, including sales, operations, key accounts, regional accounts and national accounts management. Most recently, he was president of Grun Komfort Sleep Products and, prior to that, vice president of sales for the Western region with Boyd Specialty Sleep. In his new position, he reports to Roger Coffey, president of Latexco U.S. West.