2016 was an exciting year for Colgate Mattress. We collaborated with bloggers, participated in several promotions and received recognition for our innovative products. Here is a round up of some of the top the highlights:
Faces of Manufacturing
Dennis Wolkin, chief operating officer at Colgate Mattress Atlanta Corp. received the 2016 “Faces of Manufacturing” Award, an initiative of the Georgia Manufacturing Extension Partnership – Gamep at Georgia Tech at Georgia Tech.
A third-generation crib mattress maker, Wolkin was selected from hundreds of nominees across the state for his contributions to the manufacturing sector and its impact on Georgia’s economy.
TV personality and award-winning interior designer Anitra Mecadon took moms-to-be on a fun and informative journey to buying a safe, eco-friendly crib mattress in an episode of her digital series “Diaper Pad.” During the episode, Mecadon and husband, Adam Bret, visit the nation’s oldest family owned crib mattress maker, Colgate Mattress. They talk with our National Marketing Director, Terri Paul, and ultimately choose the EverTrue Diamond for their baby boy, Nash.
DIAPER PAD "What is your Baby sleeping on?"
Brand New #DIAPERPAD "What is your #Baby sleeping on?" We've been shopping for the best crib, crib mattresses and baby #nursery furniture and we got invited to tour the Colgate Kids Colgate Mattress factory in Atlanta to get the inside scoop!!Happy Mango#babybump #pregnancy #momtobe #parenting #diaperpad #babynursery #homeimprovement #colgatekids #healthyliving #babysafetymonthPosted by Anitra Mecadon on Tuesday, September 20, 2016
People Babies Exclusive
Christy Carlson Romano chose the Eco-Classica III for her daughters nursery. The reveal was featured on her People Babies Blog: Putting the Final Touches on My Baby Girl’s Nursery. Click the image below to read the full article.
Celebrity Designer Nursery
Colgate mattress was featured in the Blake Lively celebrity designer nursery at the ABC show in October alongside these incredible brands: Silver Cross, Pehr Designs, Oopsy Daisy Art, Westwood Design, Best Home Furnishings, Incy Interiors, HALO Sleep, Nuna USA, Lorena Canals and Liz and Roo Fine Baby Bedding.
One lucky winner received this entire nursery by participating in an online Instagram promotion.
During Infant Safe Sleep Awareness Month (September), our friends at Gugu Guru showcased several innovative products, along with offering helpful advice from sleep expert Kim West AKA The Sleep Lady. We participated in their giveaway and shared our important Dream Safe Messages on our Instagram feed.
Jenny Walker Collection
Jenny Walker looked to Colgate when she needed a company to make custom sized mattresses for her beautiful collection of nursery furniture.
Colgate products received high marks from several well known bloggers and publications. Click here to read the reviews we are most proud of.
What’s Up Next
We are looking forward to exciting new opportunities in 2017. Thank you for continuing to support our family owned and operated company. We remain dedicated to crafting high quality products for you and your family.
Happy New Year!