Jay-Be Limited, the UK based award-winning manufacturer of folding beds, sofa beds and mattresses, has strengthened its team by welcoming Rob Livingstone as its new Operations Director.
Rob brings 11 years of experience in the bed industry with him to Yorkshire based Jay-Be from his previous roles at Hypnos and Silentnight. He joins an established board of five Directors and will be responsible for factory and warehousing operations across the bedding and upholstery divisions.
Commenting on his appointment, Rob Said: “I’m joining Jay-Be at a very exciting time for the business. There is a fantastic energy about the brand, and I’ll be working with a great team of like-minded individuals. There is a clear strategic growth plan, and I am thrilled to be part of the board driving this forward.”
Jay-Be Managing Director, Mark Cort said: “Rob is joining the business at a crucial time for Jay-Be. He will have full responsibility of our operations and ensure our continued commitment to sustainable manufacturing. He’s already proving to be a great addition to the team and we can’t wait for him to help us deliver our growth plans for the future.”
This appointment will enable Liona Ripley to focus on the commercial aspects of the business and the increasingly important role of environmental and social compliance as our Director of Commercial & Corporate Responsibility.