NEW YORK, March 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Business Media announced that its publications have been named as Neal Award winners by American Business Media (ABM) during the 58th Annual Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards ceremony in New York City.
Also referred to as "the Pulitzer Prize of the business press," the Neal Awards are the industry's most prestigious and sought-after editorial honors. ABM established the awards in 1955 to recognize and reward editorial excellence in b-to-b media.
"To be recognized by ABM with these Neal Awards exemplifies the talent of our editors and their deep understanding of the readers," said John Whelan, EVP of the Media Division. "Their ability to address reader concerns and information needs - both in digital and print – is worthy of this tremendous honor."
Summit's Neal Awards include:
BEST PROFILE (Class A - Less than $3 million)
National Underwriter Life & Health
BEST PROFILE (Class B - $3 million to 7 million)
AIG: After the Bailout
National Underwriter Property & Casualty
About Summit Business Media
Summit Business Media is the leading B2B media and information company serving the insurance, financial, legal and investment advisory markets. Summit strives to be "The Next Generation of Business Information" for executives and practitioners by providing breaking news and analysis, in-depth practice management strategies, business-building techniques and actionable data. Summit services the information needs of its customers through numerous channels, including digital, print, and live events. Summit publishes 16 magazines and 150 reference titles, operates 20 websites and hosts a dozen conferences, including the world's largest mining investment conference held each year in South Africa. Summit's Data Division provides detailed information on millions of agents, advisors and benefits plans.
Summit employs more than 300 employees in ten offices across the United States. For more information, please visit SBMedia.com.
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