Risk Management Monitor Named to LexisNexis “Top Blogs 2011” List

November 22, 2011

Ranking Acknowledges the Best Blogs in the Insurance Law Community

NEW YORK (November 22, 2011) - For the second year in a row, the Risk Management Monitor has been named by LexisNexis as one of the world’s top insurance blogs. The company recognizes industry leaders each year and recently announced this year’s winners of the LexisNexis Top Blogs 2011: Insurance Law Community.

The Risk Management Monitor is the official blog of Risk Management magazine – the flagship publication of RIMS.  The blog offers daily stories, commentary, interviews, podcasts and videos related to the world of risk management and insurance. It is edited by Emily Holbrook and Jared Wade.

“It is truly an honor to have our work recognized by a company as prestigious as LexisNexis,” said Jared Wade. “We look forward to continuing to update our readers everyday on the issues and trends shaping the risk management and insurance professions.”

Emily Holbrook said, “LexisNexis’ 2011 best of insurance blog list is extremely impressive – I know because I read most of them. We’re thrilled to be included in this elite group.”

Insurance industry blogs were selected based on their writing, breadth of content for all segments of the insurance industry, timely news items, expert analysis, practice tips, frequent postings and helpful links to other sites and sources.

According to LexisNexis, the chosen blogs “demonstrate the power of the blogsphere, by providing a collective example of how bloggers can—and do—impact and influence the law and the business of insurance.”

For more information, contact:

Josh Salter, Director of Communications, (212) 655-6059 or JSalter@rims.org

About RIMS

As the preeminent organization dedicated to promoting the profession of risk management, RIMS, the risk management society®, is a global not-for-profit organization representing more than 3,500 industrial, service, nonprofit, charitable and government entities throughout the world. Founded in 1950, RIMS is committed to advancing risk management capabilities for organizational success, bringing networking, professional development and education opportunities to its membership of more than 10,000 risk management professionals who are located in more than 60 countries. For more information on RIMS, visit www.RIMS.org

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