"ProMES is a powerful leadership tool - managers get in touch with their employees by creating an inspiring and motivating working environment."

Dr. Colin Roth, BlackBox/Open, Germany

Colin has been a ProMES-Facilitator since 2002. He received his doctoral degree in Industrial And Organizational Psychology in 2007. Colin is Managing Partner of BlackBox/Open® and Feedbit® Software. Among others he holds lectureships at the University of Central Florida, the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg and the University of Freiburg. He is an international affiliate of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology. Colin is also doing research in sports psychology. He was the first researcher to implement ProMES in professional sports. Sports is a great inspiration and helps to get a better understanding of motivation and team dynamics.

The Company

Building Better Organisations
BlackBox/Open is a consulting company in the field of Industrial/Organisational Psychology. Our goal is to improve motivation and productivity in organisations with Evidence Based Management techniques. We have a clear focus on Organisational Development and Personnel Management, e.g. Performance Management, 360°-degree feedback or Motivation Assessment - and of course, ProMES. We facilitate Team Building, Workshops and Innovation Processes. We are providing science based Leadership Training. We are guiding organisations to a good balance between performance orientation and occupational health.

ProMES Focus

We are specialised in implementing ProMES among Knowledge Intensive Services (e.g. Software Development, Marketing Research, High-Tech Research and Services). We also love to implement ProMES in Sales, Marketing and The Creative Industry (Advertising Agencies, Communication Agencies). Since we proved ProMES to be an effective instrument in sports, we are the first consultancy to offer ProMES in Professional Sports.


Dr. Colin Roth
BlackBox/Open GmbH & Co. KG
Steinstrasse 21
90419 Nuremberg, Germany

Tel +49 911 2153772-0
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