More than just code monkeys
We're not your average software dev team.
At Vertical Motion, we’re natural solvers and organizers with a passion for finding the cleanest way to eliminate an obstacle (or turn it into a stepping stone).
Through our office in Calgary and our new office in Kelowna, we act as agents of growth offering coaching, design, software development and support for all kinds of companies – from startups to fortune 100.
Vertical Motion offers full service software development, native and web-based mobile development, business analysis, enterprise integration, online marketing, and graphic design. We’ve developed multiple customized applications to solve real-world problems for businesses of all sizes. We’re a full-service team for everything from your idea-on-a-napkin, to website or app development, to maintenance, and support for your next great idea.
Take your work mobile
We use technology to eliminate inefficiencies left over from the old days of paper processes.
We’re an award-winning team with cumulative decades of web experience. We specialize in innovating web and mobile-based solutions to streamline business processes.
Jason’s strong business sense and entrepreneurial spirit are driving forces in his work. After selling his first retail business at the age of 19, he set out to be a pioneer in the emerging internet industry. Through his 20 year career, Jason has gathered a diverse client portfolio including Dell, HP, Bell, Canadian Pacific Railway, Shell, Shaw Communications Inc., Lloyd’s of London, and Stuart Olson. A practiced leader and team–builder, Jason has grown and managed successful web departments in the UK and helped mentor several Canadian startups. He capably organizes and directs resources in the service of internal and external customers through his own company, Vertical Motion, interpreting and facilitating business needs with careful efficiency. Jason has a multi–faceted background in several industries, and now as a Foresight Entrepreneur in Residence (EiR), he’s able to help bring decades of executive level experience to Cleantech Startups. He’s a consummate self–starter, equally able to direct vision from a high level, and get down in the trenches to get things done.
Pablo is a Microsoft Certified Professional with over 24 years of programming experience, in a wide variety of programming languages and technologies, developing Commercial, Financial, Interface, Data Conversion, Mobile and Utility Applications. His experience dates back to those days before Windows came to our lives, having designed and developed programs for old DOS machines.
He also holds a Telecommunications and Electronics Technician High School diploma that gives him insight on what is happening inside the computer when a program is running, allowing him to understand how the data that powers the Internet and Mobile apps world travels back and forth.
In 1998 he became a Microsoft Certified Professional, and after coming to Canada in 2002, he obtained his Web Site Creation and Design certificate, and finally settled as a Computer Programmer in 2005.
Ben is a junior developer capable in various programming languages and developer tools. Specializing in Unity, he is prepared to utilize the engine’s flexibility and high quality graphics to help create beautiful, interactive applications that satisfy a client’s needs. A graduate from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, he has the technical background to problem solve and apply critical thinking in various situations. He also possesses previous experience with other game engines and programs, like Godot, as a former creative technologies instructor. This enhances his understanding of the unique software environment of game engines, allowing him to more efficiently apply various functionalities to Unity-created applications. He aims to continue to hone his skills and apply his technical knowledge to contribute to the development of Vertical Motion’s robust software and applications.