Author Archives: Q

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.

What Is Your Treasure?

When I first traveled to England to meet with Simon Spinks in person I was privileged to stay at his home and meet his incredible wife Andrea and daughter Emily or “Em” as her friends know her. At age two, … Continue reading

Hybrids Deliver

The whole idea behind pushing the hybrid category was to give the industry a different way to talk about quality innerspring mattresses that was easy to understand and would help the retailers sell more expensive beds. Well… it appears to … Continue reading

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A Whale Of A Problem

Hello from the Cayman Islands. I took the family away for the week to enjoy some time together and recharge the battery. I always feel a little guilty leaving work when so much is going on but we all know … Continue reading

The Truth Behind The Steinhoff Purchase Of Sherwood

Over the last 6 months, it has been a fun game of speculation, hasn’t it? Who is Steinhoff going to buy next? Will Serta/Simmons Bedding end up selling to them due to their new deal with Mattress Firm? Will there … Continue reading

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Is Your Website Making You Money?

A guy walks up to you and he is wearing clothes that look like they have been balled up in the corner of his room. Shirt is wrinkled, two sizes too small to where his belly is hanging out, cigarette … Continue reading