LEXINGTON, Ky.-Tempur-Pedic has appointed W. Timothy Yaggi chief operating officer, a new position for the mattress manufacturer.
In his new role, Yaggi oversees the company’s operations. In a statement, Tempur-Pedic said his appointment underscores its commitment to its strategic growth plan and to the evolution of its business, brands and product lines. He reports directly to Mark Sarvary, president and CEO.
Yaggi has more than 25 years experience in operations with consumer-durables companies. Most recently, he was group president of Masco Corp.’s North American builder group. He has also held senior management posts with Whirlpool and Norelco.