January 26, 2012 Leave a comment
Paramount Sleep hosts Secretary of Commerce John Bryson
Paramount is the first national mattress company to be Made in USA Certified®
NORFOLK, Va.,Jan. 26, 2012—Yesterday, following the president’s State of the Union address, Paramount Sleep hosted Secretary of Commerce John Bryson for a talk about manufacturing and how the Commerce Department can help businesses build products here in the U.S. Paramount Sleep products reinforce the president’s call for a U.S. economy “built to last” on American-made goods.
“This family-owned company has a great American story. It started in the Depression in a furniture store basement—they said there was nowhere to go but up. Like many businesses here in Norfolk, the recent recession hit them—but they pressed on. Today, they manufacture high-end products using about 90 percent U.S. content,” explained Bryson.
Bryson echoed a few key points that the president made during his State of the Union address, including…
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