September 2020 Issue

Word on the Street

The 2020 Federal 100

GMarkU congratulates each of the 2020 Federal 100 winners and we look forward to the great work that they will bring to the federal government to ensure mission success.

The women and men who have been named to this year’s prestigious Federal 100 list are proof positive of what one person can make possible in federal IT.

Loving Lately

The Social Dilemma
2020 PG-13 1h34m Documentary

This documentary-drama hybrid explores the dangerous human impact of social networking, with tech experts sounding the alarm on their own creations.

GMarkU was so taken with this program that we are hosting a group discussion on our upcoming IDEATION call on Tuesday, September 29th at 9:00 a.m. ET. Watch the program and join us to talk about this thought-provoking look into “The Social Dilemma”.

Our Community

Health IT Community of Interest

Striving to learn best practices and success stories within the healthcare marketing community? Come together with like-minded government marketers who share a common interest or passion for exchange of ideas.

Discuss new and emerging trends in digital services, artificial intelligence, automation, health data analytics and interoperability, as well as cybersecurity in the Health IT industry.


4 days. 27 speakers. 19 sessions.

Each day you will learn from dynamic keynote speakers followed by keynote commentary delivered by senior government marketers, government CIO, CISO and program managers will be in the “virtual” house, we’ll have insightful training workshops and more!

GROW your marketing wisdom by reinventing your government marketing.
Tuesday, November 10th
10:00 a.m. thru 12:00 noon EST

ACCELERATE connecting with your target audience with influencer marketing.
Thursday, November 12th
1:00 p.m. thru 3:00 p.m. EST

INNOVATE the evolution of targeting & reaching the “new normal” government remote workforce.
Tuesday, November 17th
10:00 a.m. thru 12:30 p.m.
(GAINER Award Winners Announced!)

NETWORK to build your personal brand & professional network.
Thursday, November 19th
1:00 p.m. thru 3:00 p.m.

Need a Webinar Platform?
Let GMarkU Make it Easy for You!

Want to jump on the “virtual event train” and host your own company webinar but you don’t have the right platform? Government Marketing University can help by letting you use our virtual event platform (ON24). This also helps bring credibility to your event by having the GMarkU logo. Contact Lou Anne Brossman at

New Podcast Released! The One with the Army Cloud Director

Paul Puckett, Director of the Enterprise Cloud Management Office (ECMO) for the U.S. Army joins the show to discuss his vision for the future of cloud for the service branch. We also talk about why this new cloud office was created last year, his career in the private sector, and why the Army views data as the new ammunition for the future fight.

What’s on Tap

2020 Federal Media & Marketing Study On-Demand Release*

In its 12th year, the Federal Media & Marketing Study continues to empower marketers to hone and perfect their strategic marketing campaigns with valuable and reliable data directly from their federal customers. The survey provides key information about the federal audience’s media usage across print, broadcast, social and digital sources.

*Due to live event restrictions, the 2020 study results will be released as an on-demand video and downloadable overview presentation on October 29.

Brought to you by Market Connections (a Strategic Partner to Government Marketing University)

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