Meet our Executive Team

Arthur Diamonstein ​​

Chairman Of The Board​

Arthur Diamonstein ​​

Arthur, son of Albert Diamonstein, joined the company in 1954 after he served in the Korean War campaign. Arthur is a graduate from Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Under his reign, Paramount evolved into a major player on the east coast. Retired, he now sits as the chairman of the board and is still involved in major decision making for the company.

Richard Diamonstein ​

Managing Director​

Richard Diamonstein ​

Richard Diamonstein is managing director and a third-generation owner of Paramount Sleep. Diamonstein graduated from the University of Virginia, McIntire School of Commerce, and the University of Richmond School of Law.

Diamonstein has been actively involved in the International Sleep Products Association, having served on its board for 12 years and as board chairman. More recently, he served as the first chairman of the Mattress Recycling Council in 2014 and continues to serve on its board. Outside of the business, he has been actively involved in his community, serving on the boards of Norfolk Academy, Ohef Sholom Temple, Norfolk Sister Cities Association, MacArthur Memorial, Greater Norfolk Corporation, and as a planning commissioner for the City of Norfolk.

Richard Fleck​​

President

Richard Fleck​​

Richard Fleck is president of Paramount Sleep. He joined the company in 2008 as Senior Vice President of Sales and was later promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer. He has served as president since 2013 and is the only non-family member to do so.

Fleck is credited with playing a key role in the successful transition of Paramount Sleep from an independent mattress manufacturer to a global manufacturer of quality bedding products. As a 25-year bedding industry veteran with experience in retail, wholesale and manufacturing, Fleck has extensive knowledge of the bedding industry. He has held senior level sales and marketing positions at some of the industry’s leading companies.

Steve Maddox

Director Of Sales

Steve Maddox

Steven Maddox is director of sales at Paramount Sleep, having held a variety of roles throughout the company including territory sales representative, Hypnos brand manager, key accounts representative, and sales manager.

Maddox earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) in Accounting and a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Finance from the University of North Carolina Charlotte. He spent a year and a half working in the field of accounting before moving into sales with a hospital bed manufacturer. Maddox made his transition into retail with Mattress Firm where he invested seven years learning the mattress industry. He then spent two years as a training and showroom manager with Sleepy’s before joining Paramount Sleep in 2017.

Steve Boucher

Director of operation

Steve Boucher

Steve Boucher is director of operations at Paramount Sleep. He oversees Paramount’s manufacturing operations, ensuring all factory processes are effective and efficient. Boucher is ASQ Six Sigma Green Belt certified, a mark of excellence in quality, and Lean Six Sigma certified as a Continuous Improvement Facilitator.

Prior to joining the bedding industry, Boucher served in the United States Marine Corp, where he received several meritorious accolades. He began his mattress industry career in 1984 at Paramount Sleep when the company was known as King Coil. From there he gained experience in operations management, holding positions as plant manager, operations manager and general manager at eight different bedding companies including Sealy, Alan White Furniture Co, Gold Bond Mattress, IBC Bedding, and E.S. Kluft East Coast Operations.

Kevin Michaud

Director Of IT

Kevin Michaud

Kevin Michaud joined Paramount Sleep in 2010 as an ERP systems administrator. He then took on the role of plant manager and was quickly promoted to director of operations. With an extensive background in product design, ERP systems and contract manufacturing, he now serves as director of IT. Michaud’s direct oversite of our Alliance manufacturing network has played a vital role in expanding Paramount Sleep’s geographic scope to support regional and national retailers.

Michaud began his career in 1986 as a mattress builder for an east coast bedding manufacturer where he gained extensive knowledge of all aspects of plant operations. He was then promoted to plant manager to run a satellite facility where he increased efficiencies without sacrificing quality. Michaud later worked at American Bedding based in Tampa, Florida, before joining Paramount Sleep.

Meet our Executive Team

Arthur Diamonstein ​​

Chairman Of The Board​

Arthur Diamonstein ​​

Arthur, son of Albert Diamonstein, joined the company in 1954 after he served in the Korean War campaign. Arthur is a graduate from Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Under his reign, Paramount evolved into a major player on the east coast. Retired, he now sits as the chairman of the board and is still involved in major decision making for the company.

Richard Diamonstein ​

Managing Director​

Richard Diamonstein ​

Richard Diamonstein is managing director and a third-generation owner of Paramount Sleep. Diamonstein graduated from the University of Virginia, McIntire School of Commerce, and the University of Richmond School of Law.

Diamonstein has been actively involved in the International Sleep Products Association, having served on its board for 12 years and as board chairman. More recently, he served as the first chairman of the Mattress Recycling Council in 2014 and continues to serve on its board. Outside of the business, he has been actively involved in his community, serving on the boards of Norfolk Academy, Ohef Sholom Temple, Norfolk Sister Cities Association, MacArthur Memorial, Greater Norfolk Corporation, and as a planning commissioner for the City of Norfolk.

Richard Fleck​​

President

Richard Fleck​​

Richard Fleck is president of Paramount Sleep. He joined the company in 2008 as Senior Vice President of Sales and was later promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer. He has served as president since 20__ and is the only non-family member to do so.

Fleck is credited with playing a key role in the successful transition of Paramount Sleep from an independent mattress manufacturer to a global manufacturer of quality bedding products. As a 25-year bedding industry veteran with experience in retail, wholesale and manufacturing, Fleck has extensive knowledge of the bedding industry. He has held senior level sales and marketing positions at some of the industry’s leading companies.

Steve Maddox

Director Of Sales

Steve Maddox

Steven Maddox is director of sales at Paramount Sleep, having held a variety of roles throughout the company including territory sales representative, Hypnos brand manager, key accounts representative, and sales manager.

Maddox earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) in Accounting and a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Finance from the University of North Carolina Charlotte. He spent a year and a half working in the field of accounting before moving into sales with a hospital bed manufacturer. Maddox made his transition into retail with Mattress Firm where he invested seven years learning the mattress industry. He then spent two years as a training and showroom manager with Sleepy’s before joining Paramount Sleep in 2017.

Steve Boucher

Director of operation

Steve Boucher

Steve Boucher is director of operations at Paramount Sleep. He oversees Paramount’s manufacturing operations, ensuring all factory processes are effective and efficient. Boucher is ASQ Six Sigma Green Belt certified, a mark of excellence in quality, and Lean Six Sigma certified as a Continuous Improvement Facilitator.

Prior to joining the bedding industry, Boucher served in the United States Marine Corp, where he received several meritorious accolades. He began his mattress industry career in 1984 at Paramount Sleep when the company was known as King Coil. From there he gained experience in operations management, holding positions as plant manager, operations manager and general manager at eight different bedding companies including Sealy, Alan White Furniture Co, Gold Bond Mattress, IBC Bedding, and E.S. Kluft East Coast Operations.

Kevin Michaud

Director Of IT

Kevin Michaud

Kevin Michaud joined Paramount Sleep in 2010 as an ERP systems administrator. He then took on the role of plant manager and was quickly promoted to director of operations. With an extensive background in product design, ERP systems and contract manufacturing, he now serves as director of IT. Michaud’s direct oversite of our Alliance manufacturing network has played a vital role in expanding Paramount Sleep’s geographic scope to support regional and national retailers.

Michaud began his career in 1986 as a mattress builder for an east coast bedding manufacturer where he gained extensive knowledge of all aspects of plant operations. He was then promoted to plant manager to run a satellite facility where he increased efficiencies without sacrificing quality. Michaud later worked at American Bedding based in Tampa, Florida, before joining Paramount Sleep.

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We’ll be happy to send you more information about our product offerings
and the steps to take to become a retail partner. Just send us your email
address and we’ll be in touch.

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hotels choose & receive the best in luxury & comfort.

Our Hospitality Partners

We work extensively with the hospitality industry to ensure
hotels choose & receive the best in luxury & comfort.

Our Retail Partners

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Interested in becoming a retail partner?

We’ll be happy to send you more information about our product offerings and the steps to take to become a retail partner. Just send us your email address and we’ll be in touch.

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