David Elkie

David Elkie

David Elkie is the CEO at Banner Mattress. He has been in the writing and editing business for the mattress, bedding accessories and décor industries for over 20 years.


  • CEO for Banner Mattress.
  • Has a wealth of experience in various domains related to sleep spanning over 20 years.
  • 10 years of being a journalist for reputable publications, including the New York Times, USA Today, and Miami Herald, primarily in the Home & Garden and Home & Design sections.
  • 5 years of experience in team management and development, playing a crucial role in building and nurturing the Elkie & Ark team.


David Elkie, a highly respected writer and editor, brings over 20 years of experience to his role as a CEO for Banner Mattress. Previously the CEO and Founder of Elkie & Ark, a platform focused on home décor and furnishings, David's expertise lies in mattress and bedding accessories. 

With a background in media and communication from Stanford University, David's passion for improving homes and finding the right products shines through in his insightful and informative content. As a dedicated professional, he continues to make a significant impact in the industry, ensuring that readers have access to valuable information and advice for enhancing their sleep spaces.


David Elkie pursued a bachelor's degree in media and communication from Stanford University, where he gained a solid foundation in the principles of media and communication.