Leeds, England-based Spinks, the components division of luxury mattress manufacturer Harrison Spinks, has named Darren Marcangelo to its board of directors and promoted him to managing director from commercial director. He joins Nick Booth, Richard Essery, Amanda Shea and Simon Spinks on the Spinks board.
Simon Spinks, group chair of the 180-year-old, family-held bed maker, said: “Darren has made an exceptional contribution over the last decade in shaping our components division. He has overseen a period of growth and innovation that’s resulted in our products being sold globally and has been instrumental in setting up a number of our joint ventures, helping us lead the way in the development of sustainable comfort technology. We are in the midst of a period of further innovation and growth, and I’m delighted to welcome Darren to the board at this exciting time in our history.”
Commenting on his new post, Marcangelo said, “I am honored to be given this opportunity to lead Spinks through the next chapter of its history. We started 10 years ago as a component supplier primarily to the bedding and furniture markets and have seen a huge rise in demand for our innovative products across the world. We have a dedicated team that has helped us achieve our goals and I would like to thank them for their hard work, flexibility and team work especially during the last few months.”
According to the company, Spinks is a world leader in sustainable comfort technology, producing some of the smallest springs, using the finest wire on the fastest pocket spring machines.