Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of

the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 9, 2011



Motricity, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   001-34781   20-1059798

(State or Other Jurisdiction of

Incorporation or Organization)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

601 108th Avenue Northeast

Suite 800

Bellevue, WA 98004


(Address of Principal Executive Offices, including Zip Code)

(425) 957-6200

(Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code)

Not Applicable

(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report.)



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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

On February 9, 2011, Mr. Jeffrey Bowden indicated that he would resign from the Board of Directors of Motricity, Inc. (the “Company”), effective February 16, 2011. Mr. Bowden’s resignation is related to the Company’s expectation that it will retain Mr. Bowden in a consulting capacity given his position as a senior advisor in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications Practice of The Boston Consulting Group (“BCG”) in Asia and the Company’s intention to retain BCG in connection with its continued expansion into the Asian market.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.





February 15, 2011     By:  

  /s/ Richard E. Leigh, Jr.


  Richard E. Leigh, Jr.

  Senior Vice President, General

  Counsel and Corporate Secretary