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Serta's Tinsley joins ISPA board

Bedding trade association also names new committee members

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Scott Tinsley, vice president of sales at Serta International, has joined the Board of Trustees of the International Sleep Products Assn.

The bedding industry’s trade association also announced four new members for its Better Sleep Council.

“I am honored and humbled to have been selected by Serta to represent our company as a trustee on the ISPA Board,” said Tinsley. “The International Sleep Products Assn. does great work supporting our industry and has done so for many years. I look forward to working with our ISPA team leaders, our board members and many other industry professionals who represent some of the finest manufacturers and suppliers in our business.”

The new BSC committee members are Guy Eckert, executive vice president at Outlast Technologies; Jill Farnsworth Bibo, vice president of retail sales at McRoskey Mattress Co.; Kenny Parrish, country manager at Devan US Inc.; and Susan Mathes, vice president of brand relations at Therapedic International.

ISPA also announced that Roxanne Wimberly, director of compliance at Innocor Inc., has joined the Sleep Products Safety Committee.

“I am honored to join ISPA’s Sleep Products Safety Committee and excited to begin working with the team to advance the safety of sleep products,” said Wimberly. “The work of the SPSC is invaluable to the industry and consumers alike, and I look forward to becoming part of the process and lending my insight to the group.”

The Statistics Committee also welcomed Tim Meade, marketing director at Milliken and Company, to that committee.

“I thank our new trustee and committee members for volunteering their time, talents and energy to these positions,” said ISPA President Ryan Trainer. “Their leadership, industry knowledge, insights and creativity drives the important services that ISPA provides our members. I look forward to working with them all in the coming year and beyond.”

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