June 10, 2011
Houston, TX
Mattress Firm Holding Corp. Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering of Common Stock

Mattress Firm Holding Corp. (the “Company”) today announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) relating to the proposed initial public offering of its common stock.

The offering will consist of primary shares to be sold by the Company. The number of shares to be offered and the price range for the offering have not yet been determined. The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the proposed initial public offering to repay certain indebtedness and accrued management fees, and the remainder for capital expenditures, working capital and other general corporate purposes.

A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the SEC but has not yet become effective. These securities may not be sold, nor may offers to buy be accepted, prior to the time the registration statement becomes effective.

Barclays Capital Inc., UBS Securities LLC and William Blair & Company, L.L.C. will serve as joint bookrunners for the proposed initial public offering, and KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc. and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc. will serve as co-managers.

The offering will be made only by means of a prospectus. Once available, a preliminary prospectus relating to this offering may be obtained from:

Barclays Capital Inc.
Attn: Prospectus Department
c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions
1155 Long Island Avenue
Edgewood, NY 11717
(888) 603-5847

UBS Securities LLC
Attn: Prospectus Department
299 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10171
(888) 827-7275

William Blair & Company, L.L.C.
Attn: Prospectus Department
222 West Adams Street
Chicago, IL 60606
(800) 621-0687

This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any of the common stock, nor shall there be any sale of the common stock in any state in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.

About Mattress Firm Holding Corp.
Houston-based Mattress Firm is one of the nation’s premier specialty bedding retailers, offering a broad selection of both traditional and specialty mattresses from leading manufacturers, including Tempur-Pedic, Sealy, Simmons and Stearns & Foster.

Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements relating to the Company’s proposed initial public offering and the Company’s proposed use of proceeds. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, including the Company’s ability to complete the initial public offering in its expected timeframe or at all and the Company’s ability to exercise discretion in the use of any initial public offering proceeds.