June 22, 2018
Ergomotion Expands Global Footprint
New International Sales Manager
Ergomotion has recently been featured in an article by Sleep Retailer about increased presence with international sales. The article appears below.
Premium Adjustable Bed Demand Growth
Expanding its business into Europe and the Middle East, sleep technology specialist, Ergomotion, appointed Nuno Corte Real Figueiredo, who brings 20 plus years of international sales experience to the newly-created post of sales manager for the two regions.
“Adjustable bases are increasingly growing in popularity at the premium end of the market in Europe and the Middle East. Consumers are looking for greater design and product innovation that is boosting our sales in these regions. Nuno has a wide range of sales experience in the furniture industry and other industries covering more than two decades, and he will be able to make an immediate contribution to our business,” said Ergomotion Chief Operating Officer Johnny Griggs.
International Sales History
For the past two years, Figueiredo was international sales manager for MPG, a Lisbon, Portugal-based manufacturer of office furniture. Prior to that, he was sales and marketing director and a member of the executive board of Gavedra, S.A., a distributor of hydraulic and gas construction equipment. During that time, he was the company’s representative in Mozambique.
He also held international sales posts at Prebuild, a Bogota, Columbia-based construction company, and Nautilus Portugal, and spent 14 years as export manager and later general manager Didabrinca, a toy distributor.