Pleasant Mattress Names New Director of Quality & Compliance

West Coast mattress producer Pleasant Mattress is boosting its quality assurance and regulatory compliance with the appointment of a new Director of Quality and Compliance, Michael Stype, who joined the company in 2011 as Plant Manager. In his new role, he is responsible for quality assurance of incoming raw materials and output of new products.

Stype has worked in the bedding industry for 17 years, and started his career with Simmons Bedding Co. in Hawaii, later relocating to Charlotte, N.C., where he earned his Six Sigma Green Belt Certification. Stype later joined International Bedding Corp. in Virginia as Plant Superintendent. In 2010, he moved to California where he worked with Serta before joining Pleasant Mattress.

“Michael’s extensive industry experience is an unbelievable asset to us,” said Rion Morgenstern, Pleasant Mattress President and CEO. “His expertise will allow Pleasant Mattress to continue production of high quality mattresses and ensure we are always using the finest components in our product line.”

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About Pleasant Mattress: Pleasant Mattress, formerly Cannon Sleep Products, is an independent, family-owned mattress supplier in the Western United States. The company employs 130 people and has been in business since 1959 when it was founded as the Pleasant Bag Co. The company is a licensee and manufacturer of the Spring Air brand. The company produces traditional mattresses, specialty sleep products and futons in its 150,000-square-foot facility in Fresno, Calif.