SkillFitness, LLC Earns Recognition as Finalist in TSIA’s 2015 Service Revolutions Competition


Contact: Darcy Zimbrick (612) 723-2131

SkillFitness, LLC recognized a 2nd time in six months for its inventive learning and communication platform.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (June 11, 2015) –SkillFitness, LLC was named a finalist for the coveted Vision Award at the 2015 Technology Services Industry Association (TSIA) Service Revolutions competition. The winners were announced last month at the Technology Services World (TSW) 2015 Best Practices conference in Santa Clara, California.

Bill Young, President and co-founder of SkillFitness said, “It was a rewarding experience to demonstrate the SkillFitness platform to this live audience of passionate practitioners. By being named a Vision Award finalist, and a MobCon award-winner last December, we’re substantiating that SkillFitness stands apart from any other communication and practical learning application.”

“The prestigious TSIA Vision Awards recognize cutting-edge tech services organizations with proven innovations that continue to raise the industry bar higher,” said J.B. Wood, president and CEO of TSIA. “SkillFitness is not only an industry pioneer in its market space, but it continually demonstrates a compelling approach to driving technology services forward. With ‘Driving Adoption and Outcomes’ being this year’s TSW conference theme, we are proud to recognize SkillFitness for their accomplishments.”

This was TSIA’s sixth annual Service Revolutions competition, featuring a series of on-stage demonstrations revealing the latest innovations in technology services, including cutting-edge services new to the market, start-ups with innovative service models, the newest advances in service technology, and the latest breakthroughs from the emerging world of service science. 

About the SkillFitnessTM Solution

The multi-award-winning SkillFitnessTM app leverages the latest in mobile technology to deliver an innovative training and team engagement solution by integrating tools such as two-way video, social learning models, and game-like mechanisms for motivation and sharing. It gives organizations a better way to ensure employees have mastered key skills, product knowledge, and messages while improving engagement and performance. Managers and peers can also provide coaching and feedback in a way that gives them the ability to share wins, expertise, and best practices.

SkillFitness is an enterprise skills and product training solution. The app received finalist recognition at the 2014 MobCon and a coveted Vision Award at the 2015 Technology Services Industry Association Service Revolutions competition.

About SkillFitness, LLC

Inventors and entrepreneurs Bill Young and Wilson Garland co-founded SkillFitness in 2013 with a two-fold vision:

“Harness mobile technology to create a new learning and communication solution to improve performance and engagement.”

“Help professionals reach their full potential through training, practice, collaboration, and self-discovery.”

Young’s and Garland’s 50 years of combined expertise in sales, learning, marketing and product development was developed at organizations such as IBM, 3M, NCS, Capella University, and J. Walter Thompson. Their commitment to human potential and innovative applications of technology contributed to a strong team-based culture of innovation, creativity, integrity and the pursuit of excellence.

About TSIA
The Technology Services Industry Association (TSIA) is the world’s leading organization dedicated to advancing the business of technology services. Technology services organizations large and small look to TSIA for world-class business frameworks, best practices based on real-world results, detailed performance benchmarking, exceptional peer networking opportunities, and high-profile certification and awards programs. TSIA corporate members represent the world’s top technology companies as well as scores of innovative small and mid-size businesses in four major markets: enterprise IT and telecom, consumer technology, healthcare and healthcare IT, and industrial equipment and technology. TSIA’s editorial blog, Inside Technology Services, is widely recognized by technology service professionals for providing thought leadership and insights into industry trends and best practices.

For more information about SkillFitness

Bill Young, (612) 309-7879

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