QuickStand Liteâ„¢, a new sit/stand solution from ergonomic pioneer Humanscale, was announced as a winner of the acclaimed Red Dot Design 'Best of the Best' Award for top quality and groundbreaking design in the Product category.
With so many offices encouraging more physicial activity in the workplace, the success of this recently released version of Humanscale's Quickstand proves that sit/stand solutions are here to stay.
Equipped with an innovative counterbalance mechanism for easy transition between postures, it features an adjustable keyboard and monitor arm platform that provides stability while typing. Its cable-management system keeps work surfaces clean and uncluttered. Easily affixed to existing workstations, QuickStand Lite moves with the user as they work throughout the day, creating a truly active workspace.
Designed and developed in New York City by Humanscale's Design Studio, QuickStand Lite was created by Ross Velazquez, Industrial Designer II and Rajiv Katwala, Design Engineer IV, under the direction of Brad Augustine, Director of Design Engineering and Mesve Vardar, Design Director.
This award marks Humanscale's fifth Red Dot win. Previous years' winners include the Diffrient World task chair (Best of the Best, 2010), Horizon task light (Winner, 2011), the T7 medical technology cart (Winner, 2013) and Humanscale's Trea chair (Best of the Best, 2015) - a Todd Bracher design.