Berlin, 21 November 2017. Medici Living Group, the world’s largest co-living provider, strengthens its team with Quinton Kerns as Design Director. The co-living-expert will decisively shape the designs for the brands QUARTERS und medici living. Moreover, he will support the further expansion of the QUARTERS brand in the US. Kerns has gained more than ten years of work experience as a designer ranging from residential to hospitality and workspace design. Prior to joining the Medici Living Group, he has worked three years as a Senior Designer at WeWork for the brand WeLive in New York. In this position he was responsible for building the brand and launching the first two buildings in NYC and Washington D.C. Before that, Quinton Kerns worked as a designer for the project developer Stantec (formerly ADD Inc.) and co-founded WHAT'S IN. The Design Think Tank deals with innovative housing solutions such as co-living and micro living in emerging urban environments.
“With Quinton Kerns, we have won a creative mind with design expertise in co-living who knows the US market by heart. That is very important for our further expansion in the US. I am convinced that Quinton will further develop the design language of our co-living-brands and successfully lift it to the next level”, says Gunther Schmidt, CEO and Founder of the Medici Living Group. “Thanks to his excellent design competence, Quinton will inspire our customers with our future co-living-projects. He fits in very well with our brands.”