Sleep Innovations Names Board
Casual Living Staff -- Casual Living, April 6, 2009
Memory foam sleep products manufacturer Sleep Innovations, which emerged from bankruptcy last month, announced a new board of directors.
Turnaround specialist Diane Price Baker has been named chair of the board. She serves on the board of directors of Fortunoff Holdings LLC.
She also sits on the board at Oneida Ltd. and was previously a board members at ION Media Networks, Inc., R.H. Donnelly Corporation and Mercator Software.
Baker was evp and cfo of Atari, Inc., cfo in successive posts at The New York Times Company and R.H. Macy & Co. and worked in corporate finance at Salomon Brothers.
Also joining the restructured board are Sleep Innovations ceo and president Richard Heller, who is a turnaround executive from the Carl Marks Advisory Group; along with Michael Thompson, vp of the operations team of private equity firm American Capital Ltd.; Todd Robinson, ceo of Southwood Group, LLC, a holding company affiliated with manufacturers Oshkosh Door Company, Oregon Door LLC and Corrosion Guard Products LLC; and Francis Scricco, who sits on the boards at Sirva, Inc. and Tembec, Inc.