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Motivate Integrates Apple Pay

Motivate has integrated Apple Pay into its award-winning mobile bike share application the company announced today. The feature is available  New York for the Citi Bike app, San Francisco Bay Area’s Ford GoBike program, the Boston area’s Hubway and the D.C. area’s Capital Bikeshare. “Apple Pay makes it faster and easier for people to get […]

Motivate Named “Gold” Bicycle Friendly Business

Motivate is honored to be named a Gold Level Bicycle Friendly Business by the League of American Bicyclists. Motivate’s offices boast showers and changing facilities, indoor bike parking, and of course free bike share memberships! Motivate is one of nearly 1400 businesses in all 50 states that have been designated as Bicycle Friendly Businesses (BFBs) […]

New Milestone for Citi Bike: 70,000+ Trips in One Day

Citi Bike hit a new milestone yesterday, July 26, 2017. With 70,286 trips in a single day, (90% of those taken by annual members) Citi Bike is proving yet again that bike share is a powerful part of New York’s transit network. The busiest bike in the Citi Bike fleet saw 36 trips yesterday, weaving […]

Motivate’s Hiring Practices

Bike share is a powerful way to create access to opportunity– not only by connecting people more quickly to transit and to local business districts, but also by connecting them to great jobs. We are proud of our our track record on both fronts. We hire people who hail from the communities we serve, pay […]

Motivate Celebrates Pride

It’s June, and you know what that means: sunny morning rides, stunning evening views, exciting summer expansions and best of all…PRIDE MONTH. At Motivate, we love Pride. It’s a chance to celebrate so many of our extraordinary riders, as well as the rich diversity that defines our company and the vibrant cities we serve. That’s […]

In the News: Motivate’s CEO on WBEZ’s Worldview

In advance of the Chicago Forum on Global Cities Motivate’s CEO Jay Walder sat down with Jerome McDonnell from Worldview, on Chicago’s NPR affiliate to talk bike share, urban sustainability and wellness. “I think the thing that changed our streets the most in the past few years is Divvy”– Jerome McDonnell, Worldview, WBEZ Chicago. Hear the full […]