About Our Team

MSI's Graphic Design team consists of individuals whose skills, education and specialties blend to create an incredibly talented environmental graphic design team. The designers hold degrees and technical certifications in Graphic Design, Graphic Communications, Industrial Design and Computer Graphics.

Our collective design team has diverse backgrounds and their interests go beyond education and experience in Environmental Graphic Design. Jewelry making, screen printing, photography, art history, information technology, fine art, print and administration are some of the talents that designers at MSI bring to the team. This diversity enhances and supplements our overall creative efforts giving us a very well rounded approach to projects such as architectural, interpretive, identity and wayfinding sign systems spans residential, multi-family and commercial industrial buildings.


Motivational Systems’ interior and graphic design expertise is consistently recognized in all of our markets. We are proud to have been honored with over 350 design awards, including numerous national awards.

iGallery at Ladera Ranch

DMB Lader Ranch

National Silver Award

Vintage Reserve

The Brehm Companies

National Gold Award


  • Complete Sign Systems
  • Display Design
  • Marketing Signage Design
  • Way Finding Signage Design
  • Barrier Signage Design
  • ADA & Title 24 Compliance Consultation
  • Avenue Banner Design
  • Flag Design
  • Sign Design
  • Construction Zone Sign Design
  • Collateral Materials Design
  • Monument Design
  • Interactive Display design and development
  • Website Design
  • Logo Development

Complete Sign Programs

Sign design, programming and production

Team Approach

Creative Design

Coordinated team approach to sign design.

LEED and the Environment

MSI’s Design Group is Committed to the Environment

Motivational Systems’ team is experienced in green principals, materials and methodologies and can assist clients who are striving to achieve LEED certification or are using green principles for their projects. MSI has a long standing history of using recycled, recyclable, renewable and sustainable materials.

FACILITIES: When our 41,000 square foot Consolidated production facility was built in 2003, we included a state-of-the-art paint facility surpassing California EPA standards. MSI’s Divisions also put the environment first by using a variety of techniques including UV Drying and Powder Coating. Of course, the team recycles all possible manufacturing waste and scrap.


Motivational Systems, Inc. is accredited in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for Commercial Interiors.


Clients interested in natural, recycled, renewable and sustainable materials have a variety of choices today including:

•Aluminum, Brass, Copper or Steel Products
•Composite Panels from Wheat Board or other Recycled Products
•Wood Certified by the Forest Stewardship Council
•Salvaged Brick & Stone
•Salvaged Beams & Wood Products
•Salvaged Metals
•Concrete with Recycled Content/Aggregates
•Qualifying Textiles
•Recycled Glass or Plastics
•Bamboo, Coconut & Sorghum
•Bio-Based Plastics
•Low/No V.O.C. Paints and Coatings
•Styrene, Acrylic & Certain Laminates
•Oil or Wax for Furniture