Our History
Making Sense For Over 30 Years

1982 - Ellis & Associates is Created.

Harry Ellis JR opens Ellis & Associates Focusing on Mainframe and Terminal computing.

1998 - Y2K Rebranding.
 

Harry Ellis JR along with Harry Ellis III rebrand the company in preparation for y2k compliance and start Y2k Services. Inc. A custom programming and development firm.

2001 - Next Horizon is Born.
 

Harry Ellis JR and Harry Ellis III rebrand Y2k Service, inc. to Doing Business as Next Horizon Networking and Technology.

2004 - Web Hosting Done Right.

Harry Ellis III designs and implements Next Horizon’s Web Hosting and Email Facilities.

2005 - Dell, Sonicwall, Cisco, Intel & Microsoft Partnerships.
 

Next Horizon establishes partnerships with Leading manufactures, Dell, Sonicwall, Cisco, Intel, Microsoft.

2007 - THIS IS NEXT HORIZON!.

Next Horizon Designed its 300th web site.

2008 - Internet Marketing That Makes Sense.
 

Next Horizon added Search Engine Optimization and Pay Per Click Management to their services

2010 - Premiere Shows mobile app.

Next Horizon Launches an E-ticketing and mobile scanning applications for Premiere shows at the Orlando Convention Center.

2011 - Welcome to the Cloud.

Harry Ellis III designs and implaments Next Horizon’s Cloud Computing Network.

2012 - Next Horizon's Cloud Computing Goes Public.
 

Next Horizon publicly rolls out their cloud computing network and converts 20 customers on opening day to the cloud computing model.

2012 - Top Business People 40 Under 40.

Harry Ellis III was nominiated by Orlando Busniess Jounal for the top business people 40 under 40.

2012 - Small Business of the Year.
 

Next Horizon was nominiated by Seminole County Reginal Chamber of commerece for the Small business of the year.

2012 - Next horizon has made the list again!

Orlando Business Journal Book of Lists is out and we made the 12th largest Digital Media company in Central Florida!

2013 - 500 Websites Launched.

Next Horizon will launch its 500th web design project.. Who will it be?

2013 - CIO of the Year.
 

Harry Ellis III receives Orlando Business Journal ‘s CIO of the year award.
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2014 - Next Horizon participates in Google Glass Explorer beta program.
 

Harry Ellis JR converts Ellis & Associates focus and opens one of the first Computer Retail Stores and Repair Centers in Central Florida.

1991 - Computer Retail Opening.
 

Harry Ellis JR lands first major deal with Diebold ATM manufacture to upgrade all of the southeast region ATM machines to y2k compliance.

1999 - Diebold ATM Deal.
 

Next Horizon created their first Ecommerce store for online purchasing.

2004 - Online Shopping That Makes Sense.

Next Horizon Hired its 10th fulltime employee.

2006 - Growing Strong.
 

Next Horizon Launched its first mobile website/ application.

2008 - Next Horizon Invades Mobile Market.

Next Horizon has achieved a 98.5% customer retention for their products and services

2009 - Complete Customer Satisfaction.
 

Harry Ellis III lands a major deal with Lockheed Martin Missles and Fire Control communications department to provide Programming and Web design services.

2010 - Lockheed Martine Missiles and Fire Control Deal.
 

Harry Ellis III was nominiated by Orlando Busniess Jounal for being one of the most influential businessmen of 2011.

2011 - Most Influental Businessmen.

Harry Ellis III recieves Orlando Busniess Jounal ‘s CIO of the year award.

2012 - CIO of the Year.
 

Harry Ellis III was nominiated by Orlando Busniess Jounal for being one of the most influential businessmen of 2012.

2012 - OBJ Most Influential Businessman Nominee.
 

Next Horizon was nominiated by Orlando Busniess Jounal for the Small business of the year.


2012 - Small Business of the Year.

Next Horizon, Harry Ellis was recognized at the annual Making the Difference awards ceremony. Sam Blyn, presented Next Horizon & Harry Ellis the Founders Circle award as well as awarding Harry Ellis as one of the Founding Board members.


2013 - Making the Difference Awards Ceremony

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