Rick Bingle Executive Vice President of Supply Chain and Operations Rick Bingle is Mattress Firm’s Executive Vice President of Supply Chain and Operations. He is an innovative operations leader whose experience spans across retail, merchandising and inventory. He has an extensive background in leading omni channel fulfilment and distribution. Prior to joining Mattress Firm, Bingle served as Senior Vice President, Supply Chain at Recreational Equipment, Inc. (REI). During his time there, Bingle was responsible for omni channel fulfillment and distribution centers, international and domestic logistics, sales and customer service contact center, trade and compliance, enterprise vendor operations, and strategic enterprise initiatives. Bingle currently serves on various boards including the University of Washington’s Master’s Degree Program in Supply Chain Transportation and Logistics, the Supply Chain Leaders Council for the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) and the GS1 Executive Leadership Committee for apparel & general merchandise. Bingle earned his BA from the University of California, Santa Barbara & Riverside and is a member of the Gartner Supply Chain Leader Forum.