Someone Still Cares About Quality


Stuart Carlitz

Stuart Carlitz, Chief Executive Officer

Stuart Carlitz has over thirty years of extensive marketing and manufacturing experience in the bedding industry. He is currently President and Chief Executive Officer of Bedding Industries of America, a manufacturer of Eastman, Eastman House, and Therapedic Sleep Products.  Prior to joining Therapedic, Mr. Carlitz was Vice President of Englander Sleep Products.  Since that time, Mr. Carlitz has been instrumental in the marketing and licensing of the Eastman brand: introducing new patents and technologies in manufacturing sleep systems, and expanding the brand across the globe. 

Gerald Gershaw

Matthew Connolly, Executive Vice President

Matthew Connolly, is a mattress industry veteran with over 30 years in the bedding industry. Matthew is President of Eastman House/Eclipse International, as well as Executive Vice President of Bedding Industries of America (B.I.A.), the manufacturers of Eclipse, Eastman House, Hemingway Mattresses, and Therapedic Sleep products of New Jersey. Prior to working for B.I.A, Matthew was Vice President of Restonic New York, as well as holding positions with Serta Sleep Products.

Matthew has had extensive marketing, manufacturing and retail experience, having owned and operated several retail establishments in the furniture and bedding trade. Through his experience, Matthew brings the knowledge and understanding of the bedding industry from the development stages, to the manufacturing level, right up to the retail level.