White Joins Protect-A-Bed

Protect-A-Bed has hired Dan White
February 3, 2015David Gill

Dan WhiteDan White
CHICAGO-Protect-A-Bed has hired Dan White as key account manager of the company’s furniture retail division.

In his new role, a new position for Protect-A-Bed, White is focusing on growing relationships with current customers in the furniture retail channel, along with building new relationships with prospective customers. He works with both current and prospective clients to educate them on the benefits of creating a healthy sleep zone and protecting their bedding investment. He reports to Alan Eisenberg, senior vice president of sales.

Before joining Protect-A-Bed, White served as director of sales for Ashley-Sleep. His more than 10 years of experience in the industry also includes positions with Tempur-Pedic and Serta International.

David GillDavid Gill | Senior Editor

David Gill covers home textiles, small electrics housewares, personal-care products, cleaning products, mattresses, consumer electronics and major appliances. He also reports on retailers and writes about the business and financial side of both vendors and retailers. He has more than 30 years of experience in business journalism, and has worked for other publications and websites that cover consumer products from both the manufacturer and retailer sides. His outside interests include sports (he is a big fan of the New York teams and of British soccer), cooking, movies and theater. He occasionally enjoys a good cigar as well.


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