Our CEO


The Futon Shop opened the first factory and showroom in 1967 among the trees and lined streets of sunny California. Our founder Suzanne Diamond with a commitment to her chemical free lifestyle started designing healthy non-toxic futon mattresses. From 1967 to today we have continued that commitment using eco-friendly ingredients to create healthy non-toxic furniture for all. The Futon Shop brand continues to evolve manufacturing their products with an increased emphasis on craftsmanship and high quality chemical-free materials. From our manufacturing floor in San Francisco to our stores throughout the state our end goal remains consistent, to empower our customers and our community. Assisting them to live a comfortable and healthy life in their homes.

 




 




Our Mission


The Futon Shop is a significant and effective leader in the creation of chemical free and organic furniture. We are a mission-driven company that aims to set the standards of excellence for furniture manufacturers and retailers alike. We are building a business in which the highest standards of craftsmanship and transparency passes through to all aspects of our products and company. Non-Toxic healthy furniture choices for our homes, planet, and community are the state of mind at The Futon Shop.

 


 




Front-End Team


The Futon Shop 11 Locations throughout California:


San Francisco - Manager: Paul Yerkes - 2150 Cesar Chavez St (415) 920-6801
Santa Rosa - Manager: Chris Bechtol - 2724 Santa Rosa Ave (707) 578-4242
Los Altos - Manager: Vinh Luu - 4898 El Camino Real (650) 965-7881
Sacramento - Manager: Paul Bolen - 2011 Arden Way (916) 927-2290
San Jose - Manager: Chang Luu - 5021 Almaden Expy (408) 978-5696
Pleasant Hill - Manager: George Hadad - 548-A Contra Costa Blvd (925) 609-9377
San Mateo - Manager: Robert White - 32 east 4th Ave (650) 573-1082
Encino - Manager: Brennan Barlow - 17047 Ventura Blvd (818) 905-1869
Los Angeles - Manager: Edith Rivera - 10865 W. Pico Blvd (310) 474-5595
San Diego - Manager: Matthew Bray - 7470 Girard Ave (858) 729-1892
San Marcos - Manager: Scott Taylor - 1232 Los Vallecitos Blvd. Suite 108 (760) 304-1265
 


 




GM of Retail Sales


With great determination, sincerity and love, Mark Mathews our General Manager embraces our responsibility to co-create a world where everyone, our community and our planet can thrive. At the same time, celebrating with infinite passion and joy, lounging, entertaining, sitting, resting and sleeping on comfortable, non-toxic restorative and healthy furniture. The Futon Shop operates 11 showrooms in California with a small and growing dealer network nationally.

 


 




Our Team


Violeta Galang and Bong Tungol have been controllers for The Futon Shop handling banking and HR for over 30 years. The Futon Shop’s vision for sustainable future would not be possible without the help of these two team members who counsel and assist over 40 staff members. By building The Futon Shop around a strong team of dedicated professionals we are more capable to serve our clients while building a world that values human development, imagination, diversity, and free choice. Keeping our employees happy and healthy is our main concern.

 


 




CARING FOR COMMUNITIES


Marilyn Diamond empowers our brand through social networking along with communities outreach with partnerships and collaborations with like-minded organizations. Together our goal is informing and educating our community of the dangers of hidden chemicals in the environment at homes and in schools and public areas harming our families. We proudly stand together in alliance with Boarding for Breast Cancer, Breast Cancer Fund, San Francisco Environment, Detox Me, and a number of local businesses across the United States to educate the world about the benefits of living organic. By connecting with others who are committed to living better we can make a lasting impact on the world!

 


 




Handcrafted Responsibly


With over 2 million customers we are lucky to have a team that knows the commitment The Futon Shop has to it’s customers. The care behind the quality of our products is largely due to the combined efforts of our production staff.


Manager Joe Cevolani, master craftsmen Ricardo Jimenez, and Luis San Roman oversee the manufacturing and finishing of each and every chemical free mattress from start to finish. Everything from felting, filling, tufting, cutting, and sewing all of our futons, mattresses, slipcovers, pillows, folding beds and other soft accessories is handled right at home in our San Francisco factory.


Our eco-friendly ingredients are sourced locally either directly from the farmer or through brokers who share our integrity and concern for the environment. The Forest Steward Council certifies that the wood in our products is harvested in ways that protect the natural forest with gold standard sustainable forest management.

 


 




Supply Chain


As The Futon Shop continues to serve a number of clients across the United States who are seeking products for organic lifestyles it is important that every inquiry is handled clearly and accurately. Cesar Menjivar who handles all of our shipping orders to make sure our chemical free products arrive safe and on time to happy customers. Without Martin Cuadra and Omar Romero heading our distribution team in effective and quick home delivery, store delivery and residential nationwide shipping no one would ever enjoy our natural home furnishings. By using compression packaging and reinforced structured containers we can ensure everything arrives safe and sound. We have shipped to over 2 million customers through the years with a lower than 1% damage rate. That makes us very proud.

 


 




CIO


Information is the key to the communication and sharing of the product knowledge needed by our consumers to make informed purchases. CIO Shahn MIller with his team Thetan Ariyamitr and Zach Jalbert employ the understanding of the features and benefits of our home furnishings. We never stop improving and inventing better methods to share our knowledge with you.