HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (March 29, 2021) – Hill Technical Solutions (HTS) contracted with Active8 Communications marketing and creative agency to create a new logo, color palette and fonts as the company prepares for growth.

Hill Technical Solutions

The design goal was to better match the way HTS looks to the company values and solutions. The new logo features a high-tech design with modern fonts and a shape implying a “hill.”

“We enjoyed our collaboration with the HTS team on their new logo and brand,” said Russ Edwards, Founder & Creative Director of Active8 Communications. “It was a fun challenge to create something memorable and recognizable that captures both the company’s rich legacy and its promising future.”

HTS has been selected as one of the Best Places to Work® in Huntsville/Madison County multiple times and is a Contender for 2021. In addition, the company has made the Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Private Companies in America five years in a row.

The company provides advanced technology solutions for government customers, including Digital Engineering; Hardware-in-the-Loop (HWIL) Solutions; Modeling, Simulation, & Analysis; and System Assessment.

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Janet Stewart, Media Relations

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About Hill Technical Solutions

Hill Technical Solutions is an advanced engineering and technology company that provides comprehensive support for leaders responsible for developing, implementing and managing complex systems that impact national security. Experienced and driven, our expert teams deliver a suite of services including digital engineeringhardware-in-the-loop (HWIL) solutionsmodeling, simulation and analysis; and system assessments.

About Active8 Communications

Active8 Communications is a team of experienced marketing and design professionals providing a wide range of creative services including web design, brochures and marketing collateral, interior and exterior signage, branding and logos, social media support, and video services. Active8 was founded in Huntsville, Ala., more than 20 years ago. For more information, visit