This excerpt taken from the TPX 8-K filed Mar 16, 2006.
H. Thomas Bryant Background
Bryant, 58, was elected President of Tempur-Pedic International, Inc. in November 2004. In this role, his responsibilities included all of the companys day-to-day domestic and international business activities. He joined the company in July 2001 as Executive Vice President and President of North
American Operations, which included direct responsibility for worldwide manufacturing and product development.
Prior to joining Tempur-Pedic, Mr. Bryant served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Stairmaster Sports and Medical Products, President of Dunlop Maxfli Sports Corp. and also spent 13 years with Johnson & Johnson working in sales, marketing and general management.