Finalist for the 2015 InnoVision Education Award

HillSouth has been named as a finalist for the 2015 InnoVision Education Award. The work that HillSouth performed in partnership with the Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics’ Accelerate program allowed it to become a finalist for...

HillSouth has been named as a finalist for the 2015 InnoVision Education Award. The work that HillSouth performed in partnership with the Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics’ Accelerate program allowed it to become a finalist for this prestigious award.

GSSM, the GSSM Foundation, and HillSouth partnered to build an innovative and reliable computing platform that allows students in 10th, 11th, and 12th grades across South Carolina to earn up to 43 College Credit Hours towards an advanced engineering degree. The program utilizes state of the art technology to deliver a virtual computing environment capable of efficiently running the most demanding of engineering applications to a high school campuses across the state directly from the GSSM main campus in Hartsville, South Carolina.

HillSouth was proud to partner with other great corporate sponsors to support and build this advanced system which allows high school students to gain skills and use resources and technology that would otherwise not be made available to them until post-secondary education. “HillSouth has developed a great history of working in the education industry with organizations such as GSSM and Coker College recently and we are especially proud to have the opportunity to be recognized as a leader in education IT with this InnoVision Award nomination in 2015”, said Founder Robby Hill.

All finalists are attending the 2015 InnoVision Awards Dinner in Greenville, SC on November 17th at the Hyatt Regency Greenville where the winners will be announced. More information can be found here:http://www.innovisionawards.org/2015-innovision-award-finalists/ 

About HillSouth

Formed in 2001, HillSouth is a privately-held IT consulting firm based in Florence, South Carolina, and services clients all over the country with a particular emphasis on the unique computing and security needs of the healthcare industry. It has experienced professionals focused on delivering proactive IT technology support, stability and outstanding customer service to small and medium-sized businesses using technologies that are physical, virtual, hybrid or cloud.

About the InnoVision Awards Program

The InnoVision Awards Program, founded by Deloitte in 1999 and presented by McNair Law Firm, P.A., is South Carolina's premier organization dedicated to the advancement of technology in the state through communication, education and recognition of the spirit of innovation and technological progress.

For 17 years, The InnoVision Awards have become the mark of distinction for outstanding leadership, innovation and technological excellence. As the only awards program of its kind, InnoVision Awards distinguish businesses, individuals and educators who set new standards for innovation in finding, developing and retaining profitable business.