Press Release

FedHealthIT Changes Its Name to FORUM and Updates Company Brand

In a continued effort to connect Government and Industry and simplify the business of Federal contracting, the change represents a new and innovative course for the company that will offer an expanded portfolio of Industry news and insights, along with signature events and awards.

Washington, DC (March 23, 2023) – FedHealthIT, a trusted resource for senior Government and Industry executives within the federal health community, has updated its brand and changed its name to FORUM. The shift represents a major evolution for the company that has served the Government contracting industry for nearly a decade.

FORUM is the modern home of Federal contracting, where Industry executives and Government leaders access the trusted resources and strong community that both groups rely on to succeed. The FORUM brand seeks to make the connection between Government and Industry stronger, in an effort to forge valuable relationships and advance their missions.

Susan Sharer, CEO of FORUM, said of the brand update, “FORUM is the right name at the right time—it aptly describes how we bring the Federal contracting community together, and it allows us to think more broadly as a company and eventually serve more markets.”

Sharer also noted FORUM’s continued ties to the contracting market that established the company’s strong presence: “We’ve always been rooted in federal health information technology, and we’ll still continue to grow and innovate in that vertical. Under FORUM, we’ll also bring our unique mix of insights, events and awards to the Defense and Federal Civilian markets.”

The FORUM brand is represented prominently via the company’s new web site at Users can expect to see a robust suite of the company’s services, including updated news and insights, expanded events and awards, and more ways for Government contracting companies to partner with FORUM through unique sponsorship opportunities.

The FORUM brand will also come to life at the company’s first flagship event of the year, the Disruptive Tech Summit. The Summit will be held on Wednesday, April 12 at the Hyatt Regency in Tysons Corner, VA, and honors Federal IT and consulting leaders from Government and Industry who are changing the game, taking calculated risks, and impacting their business and our culture with groundbreaking ideas.

To register for the Disruptive Tech Summit, please go to

To learn more about the FORUM brand, please visit


About FORUM: FORUM is where Government and Industry connect. It was built to help make the business of Federal contracting simple, strengthen public-private collaboration, and advance the pursuit of vital Government missions.