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About Q

Mark Quinn is a 20-year mattress industry veteran with a passion for presenting business in the best possible light. He works hard on strategy and culture, and has a business focus on leadership and marketing. Quinn believes every company is a media company and works hard in the digital space to bring products and stories to the right audience. Family comes first, and FAITH is a verb.

Give IT To Get IT

  Before we get started I want to share a recent interview I did with Doug Stewart for his blog Furnishing Results. Doug asked me to talk about a failure in my career so I shared one of many. I … Continue reading

Don’t Extend Yourself Too Far

“By far the most violated law in our book is the Law Of Line Extension. What’s even more diabolical is that line extension is a process that takes place continuously, with almost no conscious effort on the part of the … Continue reading

The Law Of Division And Perspective

This week I am going to cover two laws in one post. The 10th law from the 22 Immutable Laws of Marketing is the Law of Division. It says that over time a category will divide and become two or more … Continue reading

The Law Of The Opposite

I wasn’t much on “follow the leader” when I was a kid, and for those of you that know me, that probably comes as no surprise. Not that the other kids didn’t have good ideas or take good paths, I … Continue reading

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The Law Of Duality

“In the long term, every market becomes a two horse race.” Really? I don’t think so. Especially in the mattress industry! Law #8 in the 22 Immutable Laws of Marketing is the Law of Duality which basically says if you … Continue reading

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