Bringing together community of dedicated marketing professionals

Leesburg, Va. — Sept 5, 2017 — Government Marketing University (GMarkU), a training and career development platform serving government marketplace professionals, today announced a strategic partnership with the Washington, D.C., chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMADC). 

Government Marketing University is excited to have AMADC featured as a Strategic Alliance Partner sponsor of Government Marketing University’s GAIN 2017 conference — to be held on Oct. 13 at the Reston Town Center Hyatt — as well as its Market Chat LIVE! breakfast series. In addition, AMADC events and membership opportunities will be highlighted in upcoming GMarkU newsletters and social media outreach while AMADC will promote continuing education opportunities for its members through GMarkU and provide a podcast and guest blog on The two organizations will also explore opportunities for research and analysis by a joint GMarkU-AMADC program aimed to deliver actionable data back to local marketers.

Government Marketing University Founder and President Lou Anne Brossman said the partnership will benefit both organizations and their memberships. “Government Marketing University and AMADC missions are very similar which is to serve our communities of dedicated marketing professionals who strive to learn more about their craft, hone their skills, network with peers, and build a sense of community.” Brossman said. “Our partnership will enable both of our organizations to link arms and help each other grow and advance in a way that will benefit our marketing communities.”

“AMADC serves as a gateway for connecting public and private sector marketers throughout the region,” said Brent Hayhurst, president of AMADC. “Our partnership with Government Marketing University is exciting because it delivers on our commitment to provide outstanding local education and career resources and programs to our members.”