[Mike's] stellar reputation as an honest and hardworking businessman in the industry, coupled with his history of community service combine to make him a wonderful addition to our distributor network...
Bristol, PA (PRWEB) February 24, 2010
Hard Head Holdings, LLC, licensor of the Contour Adjustable Bed announced today that it has issued a license to Michael J. Newman, President of JLN, LLC and Windrose, LLC to sell Contour Adjustable Beds in exclusive territories in the United States.
Mr. Newman will operate two territories in the United States. JLN, LLC has been granted an exclusive license to operate in Florida, New England and Michigan and Windrose, LLC has been granted an exclusive license to operate in Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico, Arizona, Idaho, Utah, California, Oregon and Washington.
“We are very excited to welcome Mike Newman as a Contour Bed Distributor,” said Mo Maghari, Co-Founder of the Company and National Sales Director. “Mike brings 22 years of experience in the manufacturing side of the adjustable bed business with him to his new venture. His stellar reputation as an honest and hardworking businessman in the industry, coupled with his history of community service combine to make him a wonderful addition to our distributor network.”
Mr. Newman has worked in the Bedding Business for the past 22 years as an Executive at Fortune 500 Company Leggett and Platt starting as a Project Engineer in 1988. He worked his way up the Corporate Ladder at Leggett and Platt being promoted to Vice President of Manufacturing of the Steel Division, President of the Steel Division and finally President of the Adjustable Bed Division, a position he held since 1992.
“I’m very excited to experience the adjustable bed business from the other side,” Mr. Newman stated. “For years I’ve been involved in the manufacturing and wholesale side of the business and often thought about leaving Corporate America to open my own business. During the past several years I’ve had an opportunity to really get to know Mo Maghari and Jeff Mowrey, Co-Founders of Contour, and I’ve been very impressed with their vision and corporate values. Joining the Contour Distributor network was a very easy decision,” added Mr. Newman.
Mr. Newman holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Southern Methodist University in Mechanical Engineering and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Michigan. Mr. Newman has been active in his church as both Chairman of the Deacons and Treasurer and has served as a Board Member of the County Community Services Organization providing services for disabled and handicapped citizens. He and his wife were Foster Parents for 10 years in their former home in Carl Junction, MO. He now lives in Florida with his wife and two of their four children.
About Contour Adjustable Beds:
The Contour Adjustable Bed Company offers a modern, upgraded, state of the art line of electric adjustable beds. Our nationwide network of distributors are experts in the business. Our complete line of adjustable beds is available nationwide with service technicians on call in the 48 contiguous states to handle any service needs.
For more information, please visit http://www.contourbeds.com.