Before Inc., he reported from the West Bank and Moscow for Tablet Magazine ; he covered business, crime, and local politics for The Brooklyn Paper ; and he was the editor of Park Slope Patch. He lives in Brooklyn, New York. @ WillYakowicz Staff writer, Inc. @ WillYakowicz 2 COMMENTS For almost a decade before Kyle Doerksen founded Future Motion in 2013, he worked at global design firm IDEO as a design engineer and project manager. In between big product designs, he would dedicate his energies to pet projects at home. One of them was Onewheel , an electric skateboard with one big rubber tire in the middle of an aluminum frame and wooden deck.