LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 23, 2014) — Tempur Sealy International (NYSE: TPX), the world’s largest bedding provider, today announced it has promoted Barry Hytinen to executive vice president, corporate development and finance. He reports directly to Dale Williams, executive vice president and chief financial officer.
“Barry’s contributions to Tempur Sealy have been significant and broad reaching. In particular, his leadership was critical to all aspects of the transformative Sealy acquisition and integration,” said Mark Sarvary, president and CEO of Tempur Sealy International.
Since joining Tempur Sealy in 2005, Hytinen, 39, has held positions of increasing responsibility, most recently as senior vice president, finance and global business development. He has led large portions of the company’s finance organization and been responsible for numerous strategic initiatives including the Tempur Sealy’s U.S. flagship store development and mergers and acquisitions. Previously, he led the company’s global financial planning and analysis and investor relations functions.
Hytinen earned an MBA from Harvard Business School and holds a B.S. in finance and political science from Syracuse University.