Product Director Jim Kidd oversees the Sit/Stand product line at Humanscale. Since assuming the role, Jim has refined the popular QuickStand height-adjustable workstation to match market conditions and has implemented the freestanding desk mount making it the most stable and versatile sit/stand product on the market today. In 2016, he directed the QuickStand Lite product development and launch. To date QuickStand Lite has won numerous industry awards including the covered Red Dot Best of the Best Award and the Contract Neocon Gold. In the last two years under Jim’s direction, Humanscale’s sit/stand product group has grown by 170% contributing close to $50M in net category sales.
Jim first joined Humanscale in 2002 as a district manager. In the years since, he has served the company as a monitor arm specialist, a national product specialist, a district manager for the San Francisco office, and a sales director for San Francisco and the Pacific Northwest offices before accepting his current position as Product Director.
When he’s not working, Jim, an adrenaline fitness enthusiast, enjoys mountain biking and snowboarding, and even competes in professional kart racing.