Mona Patel, CEO and Founder of Motivate Design and UX Hires
For over 15 years, Mona's ability to strategize quickly and customize solutions has set her apart in the industry. She has delivered user experience strategies for hundreds of clients through training and consulting. Her core expertise is in understanding why people do what they do and helping people find creative ways to solve problems through user research and design thinking.
A 2015 member of the Young Entrepreneur Council, and instructor at Parsons The New School for Design, Mona is an accomplished speaker on user-centered design and innovation, experience strategies, usability, lean startups, and business management. Her writings are featured on Forbes, Fast Company, TIME Business, and The Huffington Post Blog. She holds a M.S. in Marketing Communications from Boston University and a B.S. in Engineering Psychology from Tufts University.