Company History

Pride Mobility Products® - A Legacy of Consumer-Inspired Innovation

  • 1986 - A small lift chair manufacturer, Pride Health Care, Inc., (later renamed Pride Mobility Products® Corporation) is acquired and run as a closely-held family business focused on industry-leading quality, performance, comfort, style and driven by "consumer-inspired" innovation.

  • 1987 - Pride modernizes the lift chair with superior engineering, quality and fabrics that delight consumers.

  • 1992 - Pride® Scooters offer an industry first, incorporating sleek styling, options and accessories to meet the personal preferences of consumers.

  • 1995 - Pride becomes the leader in the scooter market, fueled by its dedication to consumer-driven design, performance, comfort and style.

  • 1996 - Based on consumer need, Pride introduces the acclaimed Jazzy® Power Chair, offering industry-leading maneuverability with its patented "mid-wheel" drive technology. The Jazzy is immediately recognized as among the most stylish, maneuverable and natural-feeling power chairs ever designed.

  • 1998 - Pride's acclaimed products reach the international market, with subsidiaries in Canada, the United Kingdom, Europe, and Australia, soon entering other countries.

  • 2000 - Pride forms Quantum Rehab®, a division dedicated to the design and manufacturing of complex rehab technology. Quantum's cutting-edge power bases, seating, and electronics mark a new standard in tailored-fit, quality, performance and adaptability for those with advanced mobility needs.

  • 2003 - TRU-Balance® Power Positioning Systems launches and is the most innovative, versatile and easily adjustable power seating systems.

  • 2004 - In listening to consumer demand for true scooter portability, Pride revolutionizes the industry with the Go-Go® Travel Scooter, an ultra-compact, lightweight mobility product that easily disassembles to make transport even easier for consumers to enjoy wherever they go.

  • 2005 - Pride® Lifts & Ramps launches, a division dedicated solely to vehicle lift systems, making it quick, convenient and affordable to take a Pride Mobility product anywhere. The fully programmable Quantum Q-Logic Drive Control System is also released and is packed with unique features that provide users with more functionality and information than ever before.

  • 2006 - Pride celebrates its 20th year of operation, taking a strong leadership role within the mobility industry to meet challenging legislative changes head on. Pride's efforts in Washington, D.C., on behalf of the consumers they serve, help ensure that every American who requires a mobility product has access to the life-sustaining technology needed. The Jazzy Power Chair's 10th birthday is marked by the launch of the Jazzy Select Series, an advancement in design and value.

  • 2007 - The Quantum Q6000Z mid-wheel drive power chair launches as the most advanced complex rehab power chair to date.

  • 2010 - Quantum Rehab launches the next generation of Q6 Power Chairs with the Q6 Edge®, the most versatile, consumer-inspired complex rehab power chair to date.

  • 2011 - Pride enhances the Go-Go series, with such industry leading features as enhanced seating, larger battery options, and enhanced tiller design.

  • 2013 - The revolutionary TRU-Balance 3 Power Positioning Systems launches, delivering tailor-made complex rehab seating solutions. Also released is the adaptable, expandable Q-Logic 2 Drive Control System that serves even the most intricate needs while delivering a host of exclusive features.

  • 2014 - Pride acquires Stealth® Products, the most recognized brand of complex rehab components in the industry, including positioning components and specialty drive controls.

  • 2015 - Quantum launches revolutionary iLevel® technology on the new Q6® Edge 2.0 power chair. iLevel is the first power-elevating seating system that allows standing-height operation at 10" of lift at up to 3.5 mph, with exclusive Extra Stability Technology. This consumer-inspired technology changes lives by allowing elevated mobility to access environments and social settings in ways previously inaccessible. iLevel literally opens up a world of new heights for power chair users.

  • 2016 - The Jazzy Air® introduces a new era in retail power mobility - it's social mobility. The Jazzy Air features the elegance of 10" of seat elevation while driving at 3.5 mph, to allow enhanced environmental access and social interaction. Both iLevel and Jazzy Air win numerous industry product awards a patent is granted for the technology. Pride Mississippi also opens, manufacturing Made-in-the-USA lift chairs of industry-leading craftsmanship.

  • 2017 - Pride introduces its True Infinite-Position power lift recliners, made in the U.S.A. Quantum releases Q-Logic 3, the most advance power chair drive controls in the industry