Leadership


Angel Lance, President & CEO

Angel Lance founded Motive Power in 2005, incorporating in 2007. Since its inception, Angel has built a strong team that shares her passion for excellence, drive for producing results, and will to provide clients with honest and superior service. One of Motive Power’s major tenets is – we say what we do, and do what we say – a view Angel strongly believes in. That ideal permeates the company’s culture and operations in multiple dimensions; from the way that business is conducted with clients to the way that the company’s infrastructure functions.

A visionary and strategic thinker, Angel’s ability to comprehend the big picture when solving an issue and break it down to manageable pieces when communicating and implementing a solution is unparalleled. Her unwavering commitment to getting the job done the right way with the client’s needs in the forefront leads to the generating the best possible results. The services and capabilities of Motive Power mirror Angel’s vigor and values, concrete commitment, and informed intelligence.

Prior to leading the rapid growth of Motive Power, Angel founded an innovative software company focused on video indexation conference capture software suites. This enabled companies to alleviate the cost of conference attendance while delivering or capturing all relevant seminars, presentations and materials. This company was sold to one of the two other partners prior to 2005. Throughout her career, Angel has successfully designed, implemented and supported numerous multi-hundred million dollar initiatives for a diverse set of industry verticals, all fortune 500 companies across America.

Nick Haigh, Vice President of Operations

Nick Haigh is a director within the Motive Power leadership team who has a broad range of experience across software development, service delivery, program and project management.

Working for Ramesys Hospitality Ltd., Nick was the vision behind a strategic product development that resulted in the largest value sales in the company’s history and directly resulted in its international expansion into the United States. As part of the leadership team, he came to the U.S.A. as the product director where he led development from a business and technology perspective.

Nick then joined Accenture where he was recognized as an expert in project and program management, focusing in integrated planning and tool support for enterprise wide system implementations and business transformations.

Nick received an Honors Degree in Production Engineering from Brighton University in the UK. He is certified as a Six Sigma Green Belt, a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist in Project Server 2010, Configuration, and is Agile and Primavera P6 trained.


Kenneth Buchanan, Vice President of Sales and Business Development

Kenneth (Ken) Buchanan is a director with the Motive Power team, with an extensive background in building global teams, organizations and services in high growth, high tech, multi-cultural environments in the U.S., Europe and Asia.

Ken previously served as a vice president at Sun Microsystems and delivered excellent financial outcomes in every assignment with P&L responsibility including steady growth in revenue for the Asia-Pacific Services Business. He has also was a senior executive of a mid-sized applications software company during it's successful acquisition by another software company.

As part of helping to steer this merger, Ken also completed the integration of the two Services organizations into one high performance unit. Despite each team having a very different culture, the process was completed successfully within a six month window with very minimal turnover and business disruption despite some reduction in force.

Since joining Motive Power, Ken has led a team of consultants on-site working to improve business process and project management capabilities for a $6.3B project portfolio.

Ken earned a Master of Science from the University of Toledo and has extensive post-graduate management development education.


Kyle Loving, Vice President of Quality

Kyle Loving is Vice President of Quality at Motive Power with a foundation in systems engineering and project management. He is a dynamic leader who brings his extensive project leadership skills to every engagement. Kyle is a proven problem solver and team player who can adapt to any environment and communicate with people across various backgrounds. He has driven the successful completion of every engagement he has led.



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