People + Culture
Founded in 2009 and based in New York City, Motivate exists to empower organizations to realize the potential of better customer experiences.
Meet Our Motivators
Founder & CEO
VP, Director of Operations
Chief Financial Officer
Director, Design Practice
Director, Business Development
Director, Strategic Design & Innovation
Director, Recruiting | UX Hires
Beyond the Work
Mona’s personal portfolio site featuring all of her thoughts and creative explorations as a leader, speaker, and author.
Origin Story: The How & Why Behind Motivate
The story of how a love of designing great experiences for clients through insight-driven methods led to the creation of Motivate Design.
TedX Talk: See Problems as Opportunities
Equal parts personal and inspirational, Mona speaks to a New Bedford TEDx audience on reframing mindsets from “can’t” to “can.”
Reframe: Shift the Way You Work, Innovate and Think
BY MONA PATEL
In Reframe, the CEO, Mona Patel, shares her recipe for the first time, along with the compelling story of how she got there, on how to spark innovation and creativity anywhere, anytime.
The Thing About Swings
BY MONA PATEL
Motivate Design CEO Mona Patel walks us through the design process and inspires children and adults of all ages to question, dream, and design a better world. 100% of the proceeds from The Thing About Swings will go directly to support E-School for Girls, a program designed to empower underserved young women to become confident leaders and entrepreneurs.