Industry Sales Veteran to Represent Symbol Mattress in Three Mid-Atlantic States

Symbol Mattress has appointed bedding industry veteran Gary Gillis to represent the Symbol brand in western Pennsylvania, West Virginia and southeast Ohio, announced Mike McQuiston, executive vice president.

Gillis, who will work from his home in Hummelstown, PA, reports to Dick Mankamyer, Symbol’s northeast regional sales manager.

Before joining Symbol Mattress, Gillis had worked in sales and marketing posts for Simmons for nine years.  His last-held position was account manager in the Mid-Atlantic region.

Prior to that, he held various sales positions at both Spring Air and Serta between the years 1994 to 2006.

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About Symbol Mattress: Founded in 1962, Symbol Mattress is a Top 12 bedding producer dedicated to providing quality, comfort and value to retail customers. The company has seven manufacturing locations, along with its Richmond factory and corporate office. Symbol offers a broad spectrum of mattress products at retail price points ranging from promotional to premium. Prominent collections include the company’s Signature and Comfort 4U lines, along with Symbol’s newly introduced Unite series.