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Forte CEO Vineet Rajan Joins Mindshare 2022 Cohort

Highland, Maryland—March 25, 2022—Forte, the mental wellness platform for the healthy and the hurting, is proud to announce its inclusion in Mindshare, an exclusive organization designed especially for CEOs of the most promising, disruptive technology and product companies in the Washington, DC metropolitan area.

Founded in 1997 with the mission to help CEOs build long-term, sustainable companies,Mindshare connects select, handpicked CEOs from some of the area’s hottest emerging companies, ultimately creating growth opportunities, and fostering collaboration in a collegial environment.

"We are delighted to welcome this fantastic new cohort into our powerful network of more than1,100 CEOs – and do it in person,” said Steve Balistreri, Treasurer of the Mindshare OrganizingBoard. “The volume of nominations and the quality of this class is evidence that entrepreneurs in the region doubled down on innovation during the past two years and are building companies that are as diverse as the region they hail from.”

Mindshare received more than 100 nominations for 2022. The new Mindshare class will complete a series of classes, taught by notable speakers, on building a business as a CEO. The new cohort was welcomed by Ted Leonsis and the Mindshare Board at a kick-off event on March 16, 2022 at Capital One Arena.

The Mindshare Board’s Executive Committee includes Harry Glazer of Sprockit; April Youngof Hercules Capital, Inc.; Steve Balistreri of Morgan Franklin Consulting and Michael Lincoln and Katherine Ferguson both of Cooley, LLP.

Mindshare is supported by a board of industry veterans who are committed to building a strong ecosystem for success.

About Forte

Launched in late 2021, Forte is the mental wellness platform for both the healthy and the hurting platform Content and Connections with trained professionals to unlock the strength of your institution and individuals.

About Mindshare

Founded in 1997, Mindshare’s mission is to help CEOs from the most promising, disruptive technology and product emerging growth companies in the Greater Washington Metropolitan region build long-term, sustainable companies by providing mentorship, creating business opportunities and a sense of community, and fostering teamwork in a collegial environment.Year after year, the CEOs who graduate from Mindshare reaffirm its enduring value through continued business opportunities and lasting friendships.