Hemingway to Rep Englander in Minn.February 12, 2013
Bedding industry sales veteran Porter Hemingway has joined Englander Sleep Products to serve retailers in the state of Minnesota.
In his new post, Hemingway reports to Jeff Braun, sales manager of Englander Midwest, based in Chicago.
Before joining Englander, Olive Branch, Miss., Hemingway worked for five years as a sales rep for Richmond, Va.-based Symbol Mattress, where he served retailers in Minnesota and half of North and South Dakota. Before that he spent more than 26 years with Omaha Bedding, covering the states of Minnesota, northern Iowa, Wisconsin and the Dakotas.
Early in his career Hemingway also was a sales rep for the Spring Air, serving southeastern Minnesota and South Dakota.
“We’re very pleased to announce Porter’s appointment and to have the opportunity to tap his decades of bedding sales experience in the state of Minnesota,” said Englander CEO and President Kevin Toman.