Protect-A-Bed Announces Two Promotions to Executive Team

Innovative bedding products producer, Protect-A-Bed announces that Jared Bell was promoted to Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Operations, and Miguel Marrero is now the Director of Information Technology Development.

JaredBell_VPofCorporateStrategyandOperationsIn his new role, Bell will oversee the company’s strategic planning, execution of the company vision and operations for Protect-A-Bed. He has been with the company for five years and was previously the Director of Sales. Bell most recently played a vital role in the development and roll-out of Protect-A-Bed’s newest collections, which debuted at the 2016 Las Vegas Market.

“Jared has a proven track record of strong sales and strategic thinking that have helped grow Protect-A-Bed to where we are today,” said Protect-A-Bed CEO, James Bell. “He will continue to be a tremendous leader for the brand in driving our future company forward.”


MiguelMarrero_Protect-A-BedMarrero will now lead the development of information technology for Protect-A-Bed. His past contributions include leading the development of the REM-Fit Active, the REM-Fit Sleep Monitor, and the REM-Fit World’s Smartest Pillow. Marrero recently reached his 10-year milestone with the company, which was announced and celebrated at the company’s annual conference. His dedication and service to the organization is being recognized with a four-day, three-night trip to Mexico.

“Innovation is vitally important at Protect-A-Bed, and Miguel has helped us lead the industry in innovative, cutting-edge sleep technology,” said James Bell. “We are confident he will continue to be invaluable in keeping Protect-A-Bed ahead of the curve when it comes to technology development.”

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About Protect-A-Bed: With more than 30 years of experience in bedding protection product development, 320 products in 40 categories and a presence in 48 countries, Protect-A-Bed is recognized as a worldwide leader in mattress protection innovation. Protect-A-Bed products help create a dry, hygienic, bedbug-free and anti-allergy sleep zone while also protecting the mattress warranty. The company developed the proprietary Miracle Membrane, which is waterproof and protects mattresses against liquids and bodily fluids that may inhibit a mattress’s warranty claim, and patented BugLock with SecureSeal and three-sided zipper system for encasements. Protect-A-Bed products are listed as Class 1 Medical Devices with the Food and Drug Administration, and have received the Good Housekeeping Seal. In addition, Protect-A-Bed’s AllerZip Smooth Mattress and Pillow Encasements are Certified asthma & allergy friendly by the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America. Protect-A-Bed is based in Wheeling, IL.