2/2/2020 | BOSTON GLOBE – A former surgeon changes the idea of what a chair should be
Former surgeon Turner Osler is trying to save the world from the traditional chair by creating a design that includes a rocking seat that feels more like walking than sitting.
1/17/2020 | WALL STREET JOURNAL – Goodbye, Back Pain? This Office Chair Was Designed by a Trauma Surgeon
For decades, American workers have tried trendy office chairs hoping to alleviate the agony of sitting. Is the new ‘Active Stool’ the one?
12/17/2019 | MIND IN MOTION – Sitting Pretty
This former emergency room physician and university professor, and current black belt in Aikido, believes we can drastically decrease back pain by improving sitting.
12/16/2019 | MEDIUM – Holiday Gift Guide for Your Favorite Businesswoman
The QOR360 Ariel is the perfect gift for a working woman who sit most of the day to take care of business.
11/27/2019 | BETTY CO. – Discover The Benefits of Active Sitting With The QOR360
What is active sitting? That is a really good question. We were all born to move, however, due to work or other tasks we find a great deal of our time sitting.
11/26/2019 | WELP MAGAZINE – Top 6 Ergonomic Office Chairs That Combat Back & Neck Pain
Seats sculpted with humans, not money, in mind.
11/20/2019 | KUTV SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Tech Report – Maternity Technology
Are you expecting? If so, check out this maternity technology presented by Codeword.
11/5/2019 | ELEMENTAL – Your Office Chair Is Hurting You
But also, forget standing desks. Try ‘active sitting,’ according to a trauma surgeon who wants to cure sitting disease.
9/9/2019 | LADDERS – So Long Summer: Here’s Your Back-To-Work Shopping Guide
Let’s say that you sit for at least seven hours on the job, don’t you think it’s worth it to invest in a comfortable chair?
8/27/2019 | SEVEN DAYS – The Art Of…Active Sitting
Since schools have existed, teachers have been telling kids to sit still and pay attention. But what if that pedagogical wisdom is wrong?
7/15/2019 | FURNITURE TODAY – This ‘Rocking’ Chair Is Not What You Think
A chair brand called QOR360 is hoping to use its patented seating technology to change the way we sit – by turning us into active sitters.
7/9/2019 | WCAX BURLINGTON, VT – MiVT: QOR360 Ergonomic Sitting Chair
Whether at work, in the car or at home, the average person sits for 12 hours a day. That sedentary lifestyle can have adverse effects on your health. But a local doctor Isn’t sitting around waiting for a solution.
1/29/2019 | BURLINGTON FREE PRESS – Burlington Startup Takes On ‘Sitting Disease’ With Patented New Chair
It’s called “active sitting,” and combined with a sitting position that puts your knees below your hips, rather than at a 90-degree angle as conventional chairs do, the QOR360 chair can eliminate back pain and increase your metabolic rate by 17 percent, according to Osler, who cites a study done at Cornell University concerning the increase in metabolism.
8/1/2018 | VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO – QOR360 Wins Essex Road Pitch And Featured On Vermont Public Radio
Some of the pitchers, too, come back for an encore — like Lex Osler. He co-founded QOR360 with his father, a company that makes and sells a new style of ergonomic chair . . .
5/29/2018 | INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY FURNITURE FAIR – QOR360 At ICFF’18
At ICFF a new company is trying to change the way the world sits. QOR360 has designed a new type of chair that moves while you sit, thus making sitting active …
11/7/2017 | POSTURECORRECTORBRACE.COM – QOR360 Newton Chair Review
The Newton is top of the line engineering for active sitting—at a budget price . . .
9/12/2017 | BENZINGA – QOR360 Launches New Ergonomic Office Chair
QOR360, a Burlington, Vermont-based furniture startup, has added the Newton to its line of ergonomic chairs.
6/30/2017 | BOSTON GLOBE – Too Much Time On Your Rear End? ‘Active Sitting’ Can Make A Differnence
Turner Osler, a former trauma surgeon and epidemiology professor at the University of Vermont, wanted to design a chair that facilitated not just good posture but biochemical health . . .
4/26/2017 | CISION PR WEB – QOR360 Releases An Ergonomic Chair And Active Sitting Review
QOR360’s line of Active Sitting, ergonomic office chairs utilize the company’s proprietary rocker technology — the Eccentric Bi-cylinder, which was developed by Dr. Turner Osler, a University of Vermont trauma surgeon.
3/1/2017 | VERMONT PBS – Vermont Researcher Designs New Chair To Be Healthier
QOR360 makes seats designed to promote better posture and engage muscles when people sit …
2/24/2017 | CISION PR WEB – Vermont-Based QOR360 Launches New Ergonomic Office Chairs For Back Pain
Innovative technology offers therapeutic benefits for better spinal health. QOR360 has announced the launch of its new line of ergonomic office chairs created to address back pain…
11/2/2016 | SEVEN DAYS – M//E Design’s Seat At The Maker Table
The makers at M//E Design have been creating prototypes for Osler’s QOR360 chair. The ergonomic seat provides a healthier sitting experience with the aid of a destabilizing element — a bisecting cylinder rocker — under your butt.