Monthly Archives: March 2016

ISPA Recognizes Industry Vets for Extraordinary Service

The International Sleep Products Association honored Jim Nation, Executive Consultant at Serta International, and Dale Carlsen, President and Chief Executive Officer of Ticket to Dream Foundation, for their outstanding industry service, during the 2016 ISPA EXPO Industry Breakfast in Orlando, FL on March 11, 2016. Nation received the Russell L. Abolt Exceptional Service Award, the highest...
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ISPA Announces Biggest Show Ever

The International Sleep Products Association (ISPA) announced that ISPA EXPO 2016, held March 9-12 in Orlando, FL, was its largest and most successful show ever. EXPO welcomed a record 4,330 attendees—a 22% increase over 2014—from 72 countries visiting 242 exhibitors covering over 137,000 square feet of exhibition space. “I think our record-breaking numbers reflect the enthusiasm...
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Mattress Firm Names First Inductee into Mattress Firm Hall of Fame

Mattress Firm Holding Corp. has awarded former CEO Gary Fazio as the inaugural inductee into the Mattress Firm Hall of Fame. The award was given at Mattress Firm's annual leadership conference, BEDTalks, last week in San Antonio, Texas. Mattress Firm CEO Steve Stagner presented Fazio with the honor, lauding him for his commitment,...
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