Ruehlmann Appointed to Head Product Development with Simmons
January 20, 2011,
ATLANTA--Simmons has named Jim Ruehlmann to the newly created position of executive vice president of product development.
Ruehlmann is responsible for developing and executing the mattress manufacturer's new-product creation and innovation strategies. He reports directly to Gary Fazio, chief executive officer.
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