Intellibed Executive Team

Scott began his professional life at Brigham Young University where he earned both a Master’s and Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. He was immediately hired by the prestigious accounting firm, Ernst & Young. Scott also served as a Practice Fellow at the Financial Accounting Standards Board, the organization that establishes United States accounting standards.  He retired from Ernst & Young after nearly 32 years, where he served in a variety of positions including Office Managing Partner and later the Assurance (Audit) Managing Partner for the Pacific Northwest Area. After retirement, he became the Audit Committee Chair for Mattson Technologies, Inc. (a NASDAQ traded company) and also Audit Committee Member and later Audit Committee Chair for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints – Church Educational System. Scott has also served in a variety of other board and advisory board positions.  He is currently the Chairman of the Board for Utah Capital Investment Corporation and the Chairman of the Board and CFO at Intellibed.

Scott Peterson

Board Chair & CFO

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Colin House


Colin is a serial entrepreneur striving to be on the cutting edge of innovation, products, and go-to-market strategies. He has a proven record of building profitable companies and turning around broken ones. Colin has worked for both fortune 50 companies as well as many early-stage companies.  He was the M&A integration lead on one of the largest acquisitions in tech history and Go-to-Market-Specialist at Hewlett-Packard for over 10 years, the Managing Partner and Co-Founder of HighMark, and the CEO and Co-Founder of Sleep Genius, a sleep app that was developed following research helping NASA get astronauts to sleep in space.  He has a reputation for being innovative, creative, and dedicated to achieving results.

Bob Rasmussen

Founder/VP of Engineering

With a degree in Civil Engineering, Bob has always had a passion for creating innovative technologies. Bob worked as an engineer for Fortune 50 company, Honeywell, early in his career. After 10 years with them, he had the entrepreneurial urge and began working on the development of Gel Matrix® technology. He realized this technology was a complete game changer and acquired the exclusive rights to Gel Matrix for use in consumer mattresses and pillows. In 2000, he founded Intellibed, building high-quality mattresses featuring the Gel Matrix® technology. For the last 20+ years, Bob has been the Chief Engineer at Intellibed and is proud of what this company has become.

David Wachendorfer

Executive VP Sales

Dave is a natural leader. With over 30 years of experience in the mattress industry, Dave has successfully developed high performing teams and helped drive profitable growth. He is an excellent strategist and knows how to create strong partnerships. He is constantly trying to deliver innovation to improve the customer experience. He understands industry trends and uses them to generate big ideas. Dave held Vice President positions at Mattress Giant, Tempur-Pedic, Comfort Revolution, Ashley Home Furniture, and Mattress Firm. Now he is demonstrating his talent for leadership and strategy as the Executive Vice President of Sales at Intellibed.

Ross Olinski

VP Product & Manufacturing

Ross has over 30 years of manufacturing and sales experience in the mattress industry. He was the Vice President of Operations at King Koil for 13 years. After that, he held the position of Vice President of Sales and Emerging Channel Positions with Innocor Foam. Ross then became the Vice President of Sales at Talalay Global. Currently he is the Vice President of Manufacturing and Product Development at Intellibed. With so much experience in the mattress industry, the knowledge and skill Ross brings to Intellibed is invaluable.

Brett Peterson

VP of Corporate Strategy

Brett is a talented problem solver and strategic thinker. He graduated from Brigham Young University magna cum laude with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and a minor in Statistics while working across a variety of companies in business analytics roles. After graduation, he became a Strategy Consultant for Bain & Company working out of their Dallas office, where he began to develop an expertise in growth strategy and performance improvement. While at Bain, his consulting clientele ranged in size from the largest industrial, manufacturing, telecom, and utilities companies in the United States to smaller, growth-oriented industry insurgents. He has consistently shown an ability to help companies make strategies work in a variety of organizations, and bring simplicity to complex problems facing those companies. His expertise and skill has brought a new level of analytical problem solving and strategic thinking to Intellibed.

Dhyani Gardner

VP of Marketing

Dhyani focuses on results-oriented marketing and a strong integration with market research. With over 20 years of experience in consumer products, she knows how to create a clear and effective marketing strategy that will target the right audience. Dhyani has an MBA and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Southern California. She has worked in Marketing or Product Management positions for a variety of firms ranging from American Express to FranklinCovey. She previously held Vice President positions at Miche, Winder Farms, and Vandor/BioWorld. Dhyani has now brought her vast knowledge and skill to the Intellibed marketing department; her expertise has changed the way Intellibed approaches marketing.