E.S. Kluft & Co., a manufacturer of luxury mattresses under the Kluft and Aireloom brand names, recently appointed Erin Jones, formerly of Tempur Sealy and former Serta Simmons executives Sonny Zymali and Richard Ho as regional account managers.
“As our business continues to grow in every region of the country, we needed to add more resources to our sales team. Erin, Sonny and Richard bring a wealth of mattress industry knowledge to their new positions, and their deep retail relationships will allow them to make immediate contributions,” said Dominick Azevedo, executive vice president of sales for E.S. Kluft.
Jones most recently was territory manager for Pure Talalay Bliss, and previously spent nearly five years as territory manager for Tempur Sealy International in the Washington, D.C., and Philadelphia metro areas. Earlier in his career, he was a store manager and district competition manager for Mattress Firm in the Phoenix area.
Jones, who holds a bachelor’s degree in business and advertising from South Dakota State University, will be working in the East region and reports to Chad Megard, senior vice president of the East region.
Zymali most recently was key account manager with polyurethane foam manufacturer Elite Comfort Solutions, and earlier spent four years as senior strategic account manager for Simmons and Serta Simmons Bedding, where he earned numerous awards for sales growth and profitability.
Zymali, who holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Robert Morris University, will be working in the Central region and reports to Brett Swygman, vice president of the Central region.
Ho most recently was a territory manager for Serta Simmons Bedding in Los Angeles, and earlier was a retail account specialist for Simmons in Seattle, where he earned several awards for sales growth.
Ho, who will be working in the West region, earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Oregon. He reports to Bill Visser, vice president of the West region.
About E.S. Kluft & Company: Based in Rancho Cucamonga, California, E.S. Kluft & Company’s two brands are Aireloom and Kluft. Kluft is its most luxurious brand available through Bloomingdale’s and other prestigious retailers like Harrods. Aireloom offers artisanal quality and legacy features such as hand-tied coils and hand side-stitching in the best-in-class category. These quality designs feature cutting edge, patented production methods.
Kluft and Aireloom are owned by The Flex Group from Madrid, Spain. Founded in 1912, The Flex Group is the world’s top 10 global sleep products producer. It commands market leadership positions in Spain, Portugal, Brazil, Chile, the United Kingdom and the United States.