We're not your average agency. We put the
“U” in Learning.
Stop!...
Training Time.
A training a day…keeps the proctor away. Recognize.
Reward.
Repeat.
We encourage the tooting of one's own horn. No Train. No Gain. We Rock! Plain and simple.

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DEMOS

SCALABLE SOLUTIONS

We build custom, best-of-breed software solutions to meet all your needs. We're going beyond your average line-of-business software—kick it up a notch!

CONTENT PRODUCTION

This is not your father's training content. You've never seen corporate or sales training look so good. A fresh and innovative approach to training content helps bring even the most technical topics to the masses.

MOBILE DEVELOPMENT

Take it to go! Whether it's an application, utility or game... stand-alone usage, content delivery or a companion to another online application, we've got it covered. Anytime, anywhere.

TRAINING

Need to educate your employees or sales force on new products, operational challenges or soft skills? We've got your back... we've done it all. Add an integrated rewards program and just sit back and watch it work.

REWARDS AND FULFILLMENT

Show your employees how much you appreciate their extra effort. We've got it all: promotional prizes, virtual badges, online currency and rewards stores.

MEASURABLE IMPROVEMENT

It's all about the results. We track activity at a granular level to support program functionality and expose all that goodness to you via our custom, self-serve reporting solution.

OUR METHODS ENSURE SUCCESS...
HERE IS THE PROOF.

SEE THE WORK

Our work focuses on incentivizing and rewarding devoted, dynamic personnel.

We develop the means, design the experience, and execute the process according to our clients’ needs.

Explore our portfolio to see how.

SEE THE WORK

ONLINE TRAINING AND REWARDS PROGRAM

An engaging user experience is the number one priority of this program’s look and feel. The interface is clean and contemporary, allowing the user to access vital information in the blink of an eye. Mobile and desktop versions mean accessibility anytime, anywhere.

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CHARACTER-BASED VIRTUAL TEAM COMPETITION

Participants can take a dive into the Dark Ages by entering these promotional pages. An immersive experience captures the comedic tone of exclusive content, ensuring that gamers won’t want to take a break from this learning (and winning) opportunity!

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ONLINE HEAD-TO-HEAD ELIMINATION GAMEPLAY

Modern, comic book-style visuals complement this innovative gameplay. A fusion of the physical and digital worlds is used to engage participants as they battle head-to-head for enviable prizes.

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ONLINE TIMED QUIZ GAME

A fast-paced race against time, this promotion was developed to test participant knowledge and keep them coming back for more! Players have 60 seconds to correctly answer five questions; a successful game earns a prize drawing entry. Instant entertainment, instant reward.

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PEER-TO-PEER RECOGNITION PROGRAM

This program was developed to aid in fostering the relationship between a company and its employees. Tangible appreciation for coworkers can be exchanged via the concise, navigable interface.

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NEWS

Motivation Technologies Lends a Helping Hand for the Holidays

12/18/2015

The Motivation Technologies crew donate all kinds of Christmas goodies to Stray Rescue, a local animal shelter.

MoTech Chili Cook-Off

10/30/2015

Jenny Lindeman was the winner of the 3rd Annual Chili Cook-Off. Voted on by her peers, Jenny’s “Modified Boilermaker Tailgate Chili” was a combination of over a dozen ingredients with some added “creative sweetness” to ensure she won the competition. Congrats to Jenny and all the chili makers for a widely unproductive work day.

Still Going Strong

10/27/2015

Motivation Technologies celebrates 14 years of innovation at our favorite watering hole. Our success is in our people and we have the best folks in the business!

It’s that time again—DevLearn 2015: Innovation in the Making

9/18/2015

We took some time this past weekend to take in the PixelPop Festival at Webster University, right across the street! This is the second year for the Game Developer's Conference and it is great to see the St. Louis gaming community growing to support such an event. Next, come join us at the upcoming Game Jam at the Zoo the weekend of Oct. 10th.

Learning Solutions 2015 Conference and Expo

3/19/2015

Come connect with us at the Learning Solutions Conference in Orlando, March 25-27. We will be attending and presenting 2 projects at the Demo Fest while there. This is a great way to learn more about us and see what we're up to. Hope to see you there!

SXSW Interactive 2015

3/12/2015

Each year we take in SXSW Interactive in Austin, TX. We find it invaluable to keep up with trends in our industry and those of our clients and partners. SXSW Interactive includes more than 800 total sessions as well as dozens and dozens of competitions, exhibits, and networking events.

More than 100,000 active users

18,000,000+ trainings completed

207,850,746 rows of data in our database

Over 5 terabytes of data served monthly

Users in more than 130 countries

108 collective years with MoTech

165 years of technology experience

13,104 lines of code written each week

161 hours of meetings

5,534 emails per week

20 or so plants breathing their last breath

89 years of account service experience

51 cups of coffee enjoyed each day

67 years of design experience

14 fish dreaming their dreams

13 gamers watching the clock

11 polyglots in the house

108 collective years
with MoTech

51 cups of coffee
enjoyed each day

165 years of technology experience

67 years of design experience

13,104 lines of code written each week

14 fish dreaming
their dreams

161 hours of meetings
each week

13 gamers watching the clock

5,534 emails per week

89 years of account
service experience

20 or so plants breathing their last breath

11 polyglots in the house

More than 100,000 active users

18,000,000+ trainings completed

207,850,746 rows of data in our database

Over 5 terabytes of data served monthly

Users in more than 130 countries

WE'RE MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE.

OPERATIONS

CREATIVE

DEVELOPMENT

Dick Estes

Founder & President

Steve Hoerner

Business Development Strategist

Amanda Wolf

Senior Program Manager

Benjamin Powell

Program Coordinator

Ellie Boyer

Program Coordinator

Greg Eddleston

Senior Content Manager

Jacob Emmett

Program Coordinator

Jannet Tan

Program Manager - Singapore

Jean Broadhacker

Senior Program Manager

Jeanie Rhoads

Program Manager

Jena Westling

Program Manager

Kelly Hollenkamp

Program Manager

Megan Guilander

Program Manager

Monica Richardson

Program Coordinator

Suga Glider

Kyla Henderson

Creative Services Manager

Andrew Finch

Senior Interactive Designer

Brad Chester

Senior Interactive Developer

Erin Coyne

Creative Services Coordinator

Gwen Mullinix

Interactive Developer

Hillary Kummer

Junior Interactive Designer

Honey Badger

Jenny Lindeman

Senior Interactive Designer

Karen McLean

Junior Interactive Designer

Laurie Vordtriede

Copywriter

Shawnna Troxel

Senior Interactive Designer

Taylor Hartwell

Interactive Developer

Beat Bartlome

Senior Vice President, Technology

Adam Kopchak

Junior Web Developer

Brian Mooy

Senior Web Developer

Charlie Hogland

Technology Coordinator

Dennis Brinker

Content Coordinator

Hai Tang

Web Developer

Jeff Wallace

Web Developer

John "Pip" Pipkin

Web Developer

Katya Tkachuk

Web Developer

Kevin Ennis

Senior Web Developer

Liwen Zhang

Web Developer

Nicole Wyckoff

Web Developer

Patrick Simon

Web Developer

Paul George

Web Developer

Rebecca Chernoff

Senior Web Developer

Ricky De Hoyos

Web Developer

Scott Prost

Senior Web Developer

Shaun Edwards

Web Developer

Timothy George

Web Developer

Tori Klein

Lead Content Coordinator

Wombie Wombat

Adam Kopchak

Junior Web Developer

Likes: drums, pop punk, bad puns, grape Kool-Aid

Dislikes: slow internet, traffic, bean dip

Hobbies: drumming, playing in a band, graphic design

Amanda Wolf

Senior Program Manager

Likes: lip balm, STL Cardinals, wine, yoga

Dislikes: rain

Hobbies: cooking, running, traveling

Andrew Finch

Senior Interactive Designer

Likes: rock n' roll, microwavable burritos, general merriment

Dislikes: shedding cats, lame comic book villains, faux meat

Hobbies: guitar, drawing and painting, tinkering around with my '76 Datsun 280z

Benjamin Powell

Program Coordinator

Likes: lemon desserts, The National, the blind man scene from Amelie

Dislikes: mushrooms, audible chewing, the term “life hacks”

Hobbies: cycling, practicing yoga, being the loudest person in the room

Beat Bartlome

Senior Vice President, Technology

Likes: YZF-R1, stop bits, solar flares, Fender, butterflies, risk taking, 11-digit prime numbers

Dislikes: gravity, excuses, talking paperclips, division-by-zero errors

Hobbies: Anything that scares the health insurance company.

Brad Chester

Senior Interactive Developer

Likes: happy hour, cats, science fiction, hanging out with friends

Dislikes: dubstep, country music, seafood

Hobbies: board games, TV/movies, reading

Brian Mooy

Senior Web Developer

Likes: coffee, indie music, technology, memes

Dislikes: coding bugs, mainstream music, nuclear winter

Hobbies: gaming, guitar, cooking, being Canadian

Charlie Hogland

Technology Coordinator

Likes: bacon, foreign accents, shark figurines, laughter, Fugees, Funyuns

Dislikes: cats, healthy food, procrastination, dishonesty

Hobbies: Battlefield 3, drum solos, piloting planes (Cessnas), eating bacon

Dennis Brinker

Content Coordinator

Likes: dinner with friends, Mexican food, Halloween, scary/horror movies, the color teal

Dislikes: slow drivers, black licorice, fish, glitter, cold weather

Hobbies: hiking, gardening, going to the movies, weekend road trips

Dick Estes

Founder & President

Likes: St. Louis Blues, creamed corn, the B-52s, pizza

Dislikes: pro basketball, caviar, reality shows, egomaniacs

Hobbies: hockey, golf, travel

Ellie Boyer

Program Coordinator

Likes: St. Louis Cardinals, re-watching episodes of Gossip Girl, music festivals

Dislikes: spiders, long car rides, driving in snow

Hobbies: running, shopping, attending St. Louis sporting events

Erin Coyne

Creative Services Coordinator

Likes: big dogs, bacon, Chinese food

Dislikes: feet, birds

Hobbies: working out, playing with my dogs, trying new restaurants

Greg Eddleston

Senior Content Manager

Likes: baseball, ethnic food, foreign beer, antiques, dive bars, record shops

Dislikes: the heat, the cold, the humidity, mosquitoes

Hobbies: traveling, reading, seeing live music & movies, playing board games

Gwen Mullinix

Interactive Developer

Likes: taking my dogs to the park, karaoke, float trips, red wine, artsy stuff

Dislikes: cleaning out the lint trap in the dryer, sudden loud noises

Hobbies: playing video games, internet spelunking, reading, cooking

Hai Tang

Web Developer

Likes: bamboo, fish, ponds, waterfalls, landscaping, tropical plants & trees, boxing

Dislikes: arrogant people, bad drivers, cold weather, rain

Hobbies: fishing, basketball, eating, taking care of my koi pond

Hillary Kummer

Junior Interactive Designer

Likes: 90s music, Harry Potter, Chihuahuas

Dislikes: The Royals, The Blackhawks, broccoli

Hobbies: snail mail, lacrosse, travelling

Honey Badger

I don't give a @#$%&!

Jacob Emmett

Program Coordinator

Likes: jazz, dead languages, Paul Cézanne, Oxford commas

Dislikes: sharks, chalk, anaphylactic shock

Hobbies: running, hiking, poetry, live music

Jannet Tan

Program Manager - Singapore

Likes: shoes, caps, Lego, obsessive clean disorders

Dislikes: cockroaches, mean people, obnoxious odors

Hobbies: reading, cooking, flower arrangement…would babysitting my daughter count as a hobby? Haha, just kidding.

Jean Broadhacker

Senior Program Manager

Likes: vacation days, snow days, chocolate

Dislikes: seafood, traffic

Hobbies: None. Really.

Jeanie Rhoads

Program Manager

Likes: travel, writing, Gregory Peck, space

Dislikes: Thinking too much about space.

Hobbies: running, teaching ESL, yoga

Jeff Wallace

Web Developer

Likes: puppies, video games, sports, web development, pickles

Dislikes: olives, mushrooms, olive-mushroom pizza

Hobbies: playing with puppies, playing video games, sports, web development, eating pickles

Jena Westling

Program Manager

Likes: singing in the car when I think no one is watching, my dog, Kansas State Wildcats, the color yellow

Dislikes: being hungry, loud noises, peas

Hobbies: cooking, reading, yoga-ing

Jenny Lindeman

Senior Interactive Designer

Likes: spending time with family & friends, being outdoors with good music, the beach

Dislikes: complainers, cold weather, bad drivers

Hobbies: painting, cooking, reality TV

John "Pip" Pipkin

Web Developer

Likes: food, oxygen, water

Dislikes: snakes, seafood, snakes

Hobbies: video games, weightlifting (bro), working on my car

Karen McLean

Junior Interactive Designer

Likes: the outside, my dog, reading

Dislikes: slow walkers, driving over suspension bridges, people who are rude to servers/customer service people

Hobbies: hiking, building stuff, photography

Katya Tkachuk

Web Developer

Likes: downhill skiing, hockey, traveling, shopping, working out, skating, hiking, fishing

Dislikes: being cold, driving, mopping floors, jetlag

Hobbies: cooking, knitting, watching The Walking Dead

Kelly Hollenkamp

Program Manager

Likes: dogs, Taco Bell, ice cream

Dislikes: being cold, snow, winter

Hobbies: running, working out, re-watching my favorite TV shows over and over

Kevin Ennis

Senior Web Developer

Likes: Green Bay Packers, pies, FreeBSD, polar bears

Dislikes: roller coasters, seafood, spiders

Hobbies: photography, hiking, camping, exploring, game development

Kyla Henderson

Creative Services Manager

Likes: design, anything colorful, cooking, crafts, friends, dogs, wine, weekends

Dislikes: traffic, grocery shopping, negative people, gloomy days

Hobbies: shopping, DIY projects, reality TV, Pinterest, occasionally fitness

Laurie Vordtriede

Copywriter

Likes: cardio, overpriced coffee, bluegrass, the window seat on airplanes

Dislikes: waiting my turn, running out of Spotify skips, driving

Hobbies: traveling solo to professional wrestling shows, saving money to travel solo to professional wrestling shows

Liwen Zhang

Web Developer

Likes: movies, music, gourmet food, psychology

Dislikes: poison fruits, anger, arguments

Hobbies: singing, cooking, gaming, poker, novels

Megan Guilander

Program Manager

Likes: my dog, mac & cheese, being outside, Chocolate Chocolate Chocolate Company, traveling

Dislikes: slow walkers, birds, bacon

Hobbies: reading, cooking, working out

Monica Richardson

Program Coordinator

Likes: traveling, KU Jayhawks, Kansas City sports, puppies, 80s movies, beer & wine

Dislikes: pickles, being cold, Taylor Swift

Hobbies: volleyball, board games, Netflix marathons, baking

Nicole Wyckoff

Web Developer

Likes: exploring new places, time with family, being outdoors

Dislikes: tardiness, complainers, not getting gym time

Hobbies: travel, cooking, reading, writing

Patrick Simon

Web Developer

Likes: traveling, Austin, good music

Dislikes: visa fees, the rest of Texas, bad music

Hobbies: beer festivals, music festivals, traveling to go to beer or music festivals

Paul George

Web Developer

Likes: American muscle cars, St. Louis sports teams, hot chocolate

Dislikes: Justin Bieber, losing, commercials

Hobbies: working on my cars, playing board\card games, winning

Rebecca Chernoff

Senior Web Developer

Likes: college basketball (Rock Chalk, Jayhawk!), tech, music

Dislikes: stinging insects, coffee

Hobbies: watching sports, playing piano, cooking, traveling

Ricky De Hoyos

Web Developer

Likes: music, sports, art, reading, road trips

Dislikes: being stuck in traffic, commercials, buffering time

Hobbies: working on cars, cooking, seeking adventure

Scott Prost

Senior Web Developer

Likes: Facebook posts, texting while driving, global warming

Dislikes: Google (I hope they don't see this.)

Hobbies: magnets

Shaun Edward

Web Developer

Likes: craft beer, BBQ, home improvement

Dislikes: That sound plastic wrap makes when you drag your hand over it.

Hobbies: home brewing beer, spending time outdoors, camping, fishing, boating

Shawnna Troxel

Senior Interactive Designer

Likes: dogs, animation, re-animation (don’t ask), robots, heavy metal, scary movies, spaghetti & meatballs, red

Dislikes: slow cars, waiting, red lights, commercials, really slow cars, stamps

Hobbies: gaming, painting, drawing, photography, TV

Steve Hoerner

Business Development Strategist

Likes: 80s music, soup, squishy things, technology, family, craft beer

Dislikes: people who make me yell at them while I drive, politics, squirrels

Hobbies: movies, books, cooking, gaming, driving the kids around

Suga Glider

Woohoo! I can fly!

Taylor Hartwell

Interactive Developer

Likes: fast cars, action movies, sports, video games

Dislikes: SCORM, parking in Webster Groves, supporting IE8, being bored, traffic

Hobbies: weight lifting, running, soccer, volleyball, automotive mechanic

Timothy George

Web Developer

Likes: fast cars, web development, Pokémon, anything involving Steve Carell

Dislikes: winter, traffic, hot chocolate made from water, hashtags on Facebook

Hobbies: working on my car, web development, watching Netflix

Tori Klein

Lead Content Coordinator

Likes: pugs, cats, pumpkin beer, geeky things, the ocean

Dislikes: tomatoes, smoking, student loans, no wifi

Hobbies: travel, DIY projects, watching cartoons, having opinions

Wombie Wombat

Grrrr. I'm a wombat.

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