Stephen currently serves as a team member in our Oklahoma City market and has been working at Mattress Firm since 2008. Through the years, Stephen has seen several promotions — from Manager in Training to Store Manager, a title he proudly maintained for 7 years before advancing into his current role as Area Manager.
What factor(s) keep you at Mattress Firm?
“Good pay, fun culture, helping guests solve health issues by finding them the perfect sleep system!”
What do you feel have been your biggest successes at Mattress Firm?
“Being voted Area Manager of the Year 4 times means the world to me. It shows that my team knows that I care about their success and will do everything in my power to help them be successful.”
What advice would you give to a Mattress Firm new hire?
“Be positive and learn from everyone. Everyone here brings something to the table, but not one person is the best at everything. We win or lose as a team.”
What do you enjoy most about working for Mattress Firm?
“I love to teach. My absolute favorite thing is seeing someone learn a new approach to an issue and then start driving big results. I am successful when my team is successful.”
Anything else you’d like to share with us? A special moment or a memorable experience?
“I love the people here. We’re a family. We celebrate our wins and challenge each other to get to that next level.”
Thanks for an incredible 11 years, Stephen — here’s to 11 more!