Retail sleep solutions provider Customatic Adjustable Bedz has named an experienced certified public accountant as its first chief financial officer. Thomas Sleboda has joined the company and will oversee the company’s strategic forecasting, budgeting and financial analysis.
Sleboda has held a number of positions with a variety of companies, including a position as vice president and chief financial officer at Virginia Beach, Va.-based Maggie’s Enterprises, Inc., that operated 25 Mattress Discounters stores in Virginia and North Carolina. Sleboda advised the owners during its sale to Mattress Firm in 2010.
Most recently, Sleboda was the chief financial officer of RP55 Group, an apparel company based in Virginia Beach, Va., where he created new financial reporting, restructured tax reporting and more. Sleboda also held positions with Osen-Hunter Group, a government contractor, and Jones & Frank Corp., a distributor of petroleum filling equipment for fueling stations; Ocean to Ocean Seafood Sales, a frozen seafood distributor with locations in the U.S. and Canada; and Morven Partners, a food service company. He also worked as an independent contractor and worked with Florida bedding retailer to assist with the sale of the company and the subsequent transition.
“We’re thrilled to have Tom join the Customatic Adjustable Bedz team,” said Phil Sherman, managing director with Customatic Adjustable Bedz. “Our recent growth warrants the addition of a chief financial officer, and Tom’s expertise in forecasting, systems implementation and analysis will help us become more proactive and disciplined in our approach to the business.”
Sleboda earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration with a concentration in accounting from Old Dominion University. In addition to his professional career, Sleboda spent 10 years in the U.S. Navy where he was a diver and a Navy Seal. Sleboda lives in Virginia Beach, Va., with is family.
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About Customatic Adjustable Bedz: Customatic Adjustable Bedz is a pioneer of the sleep products industry, best known for its expertise and cutting-edge innovations in adjustable bed bases. Founded in 2010 by industry veterans Phil McCarty and Phil Sherman, today the company distributes products internationally through strong partnerships with top-name mattress manufacturers, leading distributors and major specialty sleep retailers. Customatic Adjustable Bedz is headquartered in Natick, Mass., and operates in more than 500,000-square feet in four manufacturing facilities in Taiwan.