ISPA breakfast features issues, laughs

Perry, David
May 2008
Furniture/Today;May2008 Supplement, Vol. 32, p28
Trade Publication
The article reports on the outcome of the International Sleep Products Association (ISPA) Exposition which featured speeches, awards and laughs in Baltimore, Maryland. Hundreds of people who attended enjoyed the Industry Breakfast. ISPA officials reviewed the trade association's key achievements, how it is handling issues and celebrated the success of top industry leaders. ISPA's president Dick Doyle compared the event to the World Series of the mattress manufacturing industry.


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