Symbol Promotes Jannke, Adding Manufacturing To His Role

Bedding producer Symbol Mattress announced the promotion of Mark Jannke to Vice President of Manufacturing/Product Development.

With 25 years’ service to Symbol, Jannke will now oversee Symbol’s six state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities strategically located throughout the U.S. This is in addition to his current responsibilities as vice president of product development. He reports to company president Mike McQuiston.

Mark Jannke

“There’s no one more qualified than Mark to lead these two key areas that are critically interconnected. His ability to take product from concept through the finished goods and have intimate understanding of all the details along the way make him a rare and valuable asset,” said McQuiston.

Prior to this promotion, Jannke has served as vice president of product development for the past six years. Before that, he was plant manager for Symbol in Watertown, Wisc., for 19 years. He started is 36-year bedding career at Sealy.


About Symbol: Based in Richmond, Va., Symbol Mattress is ranked among the Top 15 bedding producers in the U.S. and has over a million square feet of manufacturing space across six facilities in the country. Symbol provides quality mattresses that range in types and price ranges for the residential and contract markets.