Motive.io was founded in Vancouver, BC, by a team of engineers and creative professionals who needed a better way to work together. 

 

Ryan Chapman
CEO, Co-Founder

Ryan has developed mobile, server, and platform software for Microsoft, TiVo, PMCSierra, and several startups. He graduated with distinction from UBC’s Engineering Physics program and holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science.

Jeff Macpherson
Creative Director, Co-Founder

Jeff is a writer and director, and the creator of the cult hit Tiki Bar TV. Jeff likes to push the boundaries of storytelling and technology inspiring the creative direction for CodeRunner. He used to run a BBS on his Commodore64 in the 80s.

Peter Wittig
Senior Developer, Co-Founder

Peter has worked in the tech industry for over 15 years. He has applied his software and database skills in games, telecoms, simulation software and more. His extensive travels have driven his passion for location-based technology.

Nolan Koriath
Software Engineer

Nolan loves solving unique problems. He's an active XPRIZE competitor and has worked on software projects from sports education to marine search and rescue. Nolan graduated from UBC with a degree in Computer Science.

Raymon Sandhu
Software Engineer

Raymon holds a bachelor's degree in Computer Science at UBC. He is into artificial intelligence, rock climbing, traveling, and good food.

Sara Johnston
Designer

Following a career teaching mathematics and computer science, Sara moved to design and development. She designs from a user-centered perspective and enjoys solving experience problems. 

 

City of Vancouver photo by Crispin Hands