Claims Magazine Celebrates 60 Years of Publishing History

Summit Business Media publication provides claims professionals with the resources they need to excel

Jun 25, 2013, 08:30 ET from Summit Business Media

NEW YORK, June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Claims Magazine, published by Summit Business Media, is celebrating 60 years of helping insurance professionals strive for excellence in claims handling. Claims began as California Insurance Adjuster in 1953 and continues to be the definitive resource for claims professionals. 

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The special June anniversary issue of Claims includes a "History of Claims" timeline with information on landmark losses and litigation highlighting a pivotal stage in not only modern-day P&C claims handling but also the history of the magazine. An expanded and interactive version of the timeline can be found on Also, during the America's Claims Event (ACE) in Austin, TX last week Claims hosted a cocktail reception for the attendees in honor of the anniversary. ACE, presented by Claims and other Summit Business Media outlets, including, is the only industry event where senior claims professionals get the insight they need to implement effective and tactical strategies for their claims handling process.

"Throughout the years, our focus has always been to report and analyze the key issues for our subscribers," said Christina Bramlet, editor of Claims. "We greatly appreciate our readers and advertisers that have continued to support our endeavors."

"The 60-year anniversary is quite an achievement, especially in this economy with more and more emphasis on electronic resources," said James Daggett, publisher of Claims. "With superb editorial talent over the years coupled with an incredible online presence at, Claims has been able to stand the test of time. We look forward to continuing this tradition of excellence for years to come."

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About Claims Magazine
Claims has been dedicated to "Covering the Business of Loss" for P&C insurance claims professionals and corporate risk managers since 1953. Claims reports in a timely manner on disasters, insurance crime, emerging trends in insurance claims, regulatory, judicial and legislative changes, and provides expert advice and educational articles covering techniques for handling insured losses. For more information, visit

About America's Claims Event
America's Claims Event is the ONLY industry event where senior managers, practitioners & experts involved with claims operations can get the insight they need to implement effective and tactical strategies for their claims handling process. More than 400 professionals and decision-makers from mid-size to large Fortune 500 companies attend the annual event to engage in idea exchanging and peer-to-peer learning. Attendees gain deep insight from the experts and obtain unparalleled access to proven solutions to confront their operational challenges. For more information, visit

About Summit Business Media
Summit Business Media supports the growth and vitality of the insurance, financial services and legal communities by arming professionals with the knowledge and education they need to succeed at every stage of their careers. We provide face-to-face and digital events, websites, mobile sites and apps, online information services, and magazines giving professionals multi-platform access to our critical resources, including Professional Development; Education & Certification; Prospecting & Data Tools; Industry News & Analysis; Reference Tools and Services; and Community Networking Opportunities.

Using all of our resources across each community we serve, we deliver measurable ROI for our sponsors through a range of turnkey services, including Research, Content Development, Integrated Media, Creative & Design, and Lead Generation.

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