2011 - On the February 20th “Extreme
Makeover: Home Edition” on ABC, America
watched as the lives of U.S. Army Staff
Sergeant Patrick Zeigler and his fiancée
Jessica Hansen once again changed forever.
Zeigler, one of 32 wounded by a gunman at
Fort Hood, was selected by the popular
reality show to receive a new home,
including four sleepharmony
mattresses provided by specialty sleep
manufacturer Glideaway® Sleep Products and
their retail partner All American Sleep &
Mattress in Georgetown, TX.
story and recovery are inspirational” said
Glideaway Executive Vice President of Sales
Ron Fredman. “Last December our retail
partner All American Sleep & Mattress
contacted us with this fabulous opportunity.
Our company is very community service-minded
and we were honored to participate in
helping this heroic couple start a new
chapter of their life together.”
December filming, Zeigler and Hansen were
joined by team leader Ty Pennington and the
shows newest designers, rapper Xzibit and
Leigh Anne Tuohy who is best known as the
inspirational mother portrayed by Sandra
Bullock in The Blind Side.
from All American Sleep & Mattress joined
the unveiling with hundreds of other
community volunteers who helped to build,
furnish and decorate the home from the
renovated Salado, TX ranch home now features
three bedrooms, an outdoor movie theatre,
and a therapy room where Patrick can
continue his recovery. While shooting the
episode, the “Extreme” design team paid
tribute to Zeigler’s patriotism and to the
other Fort Hood victims and their families.
About Extreme Makeover: Home Edition
The Emmy award winning reality program
“Extreme Makeover: Home Edition,” now in its
8th season, is produced by Endemol USA, a
division of Endemol Holding. It’s
executive-produced by Brady Connell and
George Verschoor. David Goldberg is
Chairman, Endemol North America. The show
airs Sundays from 8:00-9:00 p.m., ET on ABC.
Founded in the 1920s as a furniture retailer
in Illinois, Glideaway is a full-service
bedding manufacturer and supplier to
full-line furniture retailers, specialty
sleep shops, and web-based e-tailers.
Their products include a complete line-up of
Visco and latex mattresses, adjustable bed
bases, bed frames, day beds and trundle
beds, pillows, mattress protection products,
headboards and youth beds. Based in St.
Louis, the company employs more than 140
people in its 120,000 square-foot
manufacturing, distribution, and showroom
For more information, visit
www.glideaway.com or call 800-428-5222.