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Billion-dollar business celebrates grand opening in Jefferson Parish

Select Comfort, a $1.3 billion mattress company, has opened a new technical support contact center in Jefferson Parish. The new center occupies two-floors of an Elmwood office building that formerly housed Stewart Enterprises.

At the center, 225 employees with an average salaries of $30,000 will provide sales and support services for customers of the company’s Sleep Number® beds and products, according to Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission (JEDCO).

Select Comfort conducted a national search before deciding to bring the center to Elmwood. State, local and regional leaders who helped land the economic development deal greeted company executives at the center’s grand opening Wednesday.

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