About Us

Who We Are

Swiss Valley Furniture offers a complete line of solid hardwood furniture. Our family has been designing and building furniture for three generations. Visit our store conveniently located one mile east of Walnut Creek and browse our 24,000 square foot showroom.

Our Values

Integrity – We do the right thing, even when no one is watching. We do what is right, not what is easy.

Stewardship – We conscientiously manage our time and resources for the benefit of all.

Accountability – We take ownership of our actions and accept responsibility for their results.

Customer Service – Exceeding expectations – we always give our customers more than they expect to get.

Teamwork – We exist as a team to support each other in creating a superior work environment.

Our Family History

Enjoy our timeline slideshow of our business history.

Jake Mullet starts Mullet Cabinet building custom kitchen cabinets and a family heritage of woodworking is born.
1959
Jake’s son, Dennis Mullet, joined his brother in the cabinet shop. The father and son’s continue to grow the family business, while building quality kitchens.
1976
Dennis has the opportunity to establish Swiss Valley Furniture. The dream to provide locally made hardwood furniture is realized.
2003
Dennis’ son, Kendrick, using what he learned in his grandfather and father’s wood shop, begins to craft custom furniture in his garage.
2004
The Mullets outgrew the garage and built a 7,200 sq. foot shop; adding 5 employees and expanding the different pieces and styles of furniture.
2009
Major construction and expansion plans start; expanding the retail showroom and adding a finishing room and manufacturing shop so more furniture is designed, built, finished, and sold in one location.
2015
January 2nd our expanded retail showroom is officially opened. Manufacturing and stain room begin production in our new facilities. Bringing the entire creation of our customers furniture all in one location. From start to finish.
2016

Our Team

Sales Team

Ada Marie Troyer
Sales
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Deb Raber
Sales
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Denise
Sales
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Marvin Yoder
Sales - Marketing & Media Manager
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Marvin has been with our team since 2018. Marvin manages our Website, Media & Marketing.    - In his spare time, Marvin enjoys running and preparing for the next race. "If you see me collapse pause my watch"      - Wanderlust is a word he lives by, so traveling, meeting new people, and experiencing different cultures is a high priority.

Tylor Grant
Sales
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Wood Shop

Henry Hostetler
Craftsman - Wood Shop

Henry has been with our team since 2016. As our craftsman, Henry works along side Merle and builds our furniture. - In his spare time, Henry enjoys playing basketball.
 

Jared Buller
Woodshop

Jared has been with the team since 2018, he works in the woodshop sanding, prepping and learning craftsmanship. 

In his free time, Jared enjoys reading, relaxing and cheering on Brazil in soccer. 

Mark Raber
Craftsman

Mark joined our team in 2017. Mark is a talented craftsman, he specializes in building our convertible changing tables, and helps with a lot of our custom projects. In his spare time, Mark enjoys playing softball and volleyball, and hunting and fishing.
 

Mark Troyer
Craftsman
Merle Yoder
Master Craftsman - Production Manager - Wood Shop

Merle has been with our team since 2009, he is a master craftsman and specializes in building our custom furniture. As our production manager, he ensures the orders are on schedule for our finish shop. - In his spare time, Merle loves spending time with his wife and 3 children. He also loves to go fishing and play softball.
 

Finish Shop

Anthony Yoder
Shipping and Receiving - Quality Control

Anthony has been with our team since 2015. He assembles all of the furniture that has just been stained, Anthony does the final inspection and ensures every piece of furniture fits its specifications and the quality we strive for. He then wraps, tags, and marks it ready to be sent out. - In his spare time, Anthony enjoys playing volleyball, and learning new songs on his guitar. 
 

Edwin Hostetler
Finish Shop

Edwin has been with our team since 2016. He works in our finish shop where he helps with staining, wiping and sanding of the furniture. In his spare time, Edwin enjoys playing video games.

Joe Miller
Finish Shop

Joe has been with our team since 2017. Joe works mostly in our top coat booth he is in charge of applying the final finish, ensuring our furniture is finished correctly - In his spare time, Joe enjoys spending time with his wife and hunting. You'll also see him helping on the retail floor on Saturdays.

Linda Schlabach
Finish Room Manager
Maria Gomez
Finish Shop
Sam Hostetler
Finish Shop
Virginia Miller
Finish Shop

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