CORSICANA, Texas – Top 10 bedding producer Corsicana Mattress has added three executives to its sales leadership team.
Eric Jent, most recently executive vice president of sales for Sheex, has joined Corsicana as vice president of sales. He has more than 20 years of experience in the bedding industry, including executive sales management positions with Simmons Bedding, Ashley Furniture and King Koil, the company said.
Jent will join Corsicana’s Clint Walling, also a vice president of sales, in leading the sales organization, with a focus on improving its overall customer experience, and executing a sales expansion strategy as well as go-to-market plans for future product offerings, officials said.
Corsicana also announced that Brandon Collins has joined the company as vice president of e-commerce. Most recently the chief revenue officer for White Shark Media, Collins will oversee the growth and management of all aspects of the company’s e-commerce business, including the development and execution of its e-commerce sales and marketing strategy, the company said.
Corsicana also said that Craig Walter has joined the company as director of hospitality sales. Prior to joining Corsicana, he headed hospitality sales for Downlite, a national manufacturer of bedding products.
“Adding Eric, Brandon and Craig to the team strengthens the company’s leadership position in the industry and is part of an ongoing strategy to expand our market share while solidifying our commitment to provide outstanding support and service to all of our customers,” said Chris Baker, Corsicana’s CEO.
Corsicana says it is the largest low cost manufacturer of private label mattresses and foundations in the United States.