New York, January 31, 2011 - Summit Business Media today noted that its publications have received key industry awards for excellence in the Folio: Eddie and Ozzie Awards and have been named as finalists in American Business Media’s NEAL Awards, which will be announced in March.

“It is always gratifying to be recognized for excellence in the media industry, said Andrew L. Goodenough, President and CEO. “We salute our talented staff – writers, editors, designers, photographers, researchers, marketing executives – who bring out their best work, in digital and in print, each and every day. Congratulations!”

Summit’s Folio: Eddie and Ozzie winners are:


Best Magazine Marketing Materials, Best Media Kit, B-to-B

Agent Media

June 2009

Best Use of Digital Imagery, B-to-B

National Underwriter Life & Health

May 2010


Best Redesign, B-to-B:

Agent’s Sales Journal

October 2009

Best Use of Photography, B-to-B, Under 100 Circ

Benefits Selling

“To Serve and Protect”

June 2009


Best Single Article, B-to-B, Banking/Business/Finance


“Mind the Gap”

February 2010

Summit’s American Business Media’s NEAL Award finalists are:

Best Subject-Related Series of Articles

National Underwriter Life & Health

NAIC Series

Best Educational Content

Agent’s Sales Journal

Social Media Boot Camp Series

Best Commentary


About Summit Business Media

Summit Business Media is the leading B2B media and information company serving the insurance, investment advisory, professional services and mining investment markets through a variety of channels, including print, online and live events. Summit provides breaking news and analysis, in-depth practice management strategies, business-building techniques and actionable data to the markets it serves. Through its Media and Reference Divisions, Summit publishes 16 magazines, 20 websites and 150 reference titles. Summit’s Event Division hosts a dozen conferences across the spectrum of markets the Company services. Summit’s Data Division is the leading data provider of financial, marketing and benefits information on corporations, insurance companies and life, benefits and property-casualty agents.

Summit employs nearly 400 employees in ten offices across the United States. For more information, please visit

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