LINWOOD, Pa.—Foamex International Inc. has named John Televantos president and CEO. He replaces John G. Johnson Jr., who has resigned.
Televantos joined Foamex in 1999 as president of the company´s Foam Business Group. He was named chief operating officer and a member of the Foamex board in 2000.
Before joining Foamex, Televantos spent nine years at Arco Chemical Co., lastly as director of urethane development. He joined Lyondell Chemical Co. as vice president of business development when it acquired Arco in 1998.