MassMutual Retirement Services Adds Two Relationship Managers

Mar 19, 2013, 13:00 ET from MassMutual Retirement Services

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  MassMutual's Retirement Services Division is pleased to welcome two new relationship managers to its sales and client management organization:

Stefanie Watson has been hired as senior relationship manager effective February 19 and is responsible for serving mid-market customers in the New England territory. She is based in Nashua, NH. and reports to M. Palmer Whitney, assistant vice president with MassMutual's Retirement Services Division. Prior to joining MassMutual Retirement Services, Ms. Watson spent 14 years with Putnam Investments, where she most recently served as a senior relationship manager. Ms. Watson holds her B.A. in Sociology from Stonehill College and her FINRA Series 7 and Series 63 licenses.


Joshua Czuper has joined MassMutual's Retirement Services Division as relationship manager effective February 19. Based in Atlanta, Ga., Mr. Czuper is responsible for serving small-market customers in the Southeast region, reporting to Philip Maness, assistant vice president. He brings with him 10 years of experience in relationship management and consulting and most recently served as enterprise service manager with Aon Hewitt. Mr. Czuper holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Towson University and his FINRA Series 7 and 63 licenses.


"We are pleased to welcome Stefanie and Josh to our relationship management team," says Una Morabito, vice president of client management for MassMutual's Retirement Services Division. "MassMutual's strong reputation in the market coupled with our year-over-year growth is key in helping us attract experienced and professional individuals like Stefanie and Josh," adds Morabito.

For more information about MassMutual Retirement Services, please contact your retirement plan advisor or call MassMutual at 1-866-444-2601.

About MassMutual
Founded in 1851, MassMutual is a leading mutual life insurance company that is run for the benefit of its members and participating policyholders. The company has a long history of financial strength and strong performance, and although dividends are not guaranteed, MassMutual has paid dividends to eligible participating policyholders consistently since the 1860s. With whole life insurance as its foundation, MassMutual provides products to help meet the financial needs of clients, such as life insurance, disability income insurance, long term care insurance, retirement/401(k) plan services, and annuities. In addition, the company's strong and growing network of financial professionals helps clients make good financial decisions for the long term.

MassMutual Financial Group is a marketing name for Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) and its affiliated companies and sales representatives. MassMutual is headquartered in Springfield, Massachusetts and its major affiliates include: Babson Capital Management LLC; Baring Asset Management Limited; Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers LLC; The First Mercantile Trust Company; MassMutual International LLC; MML Investors Services, LLC, Member FINRA and SIPC; OppenheimerFunds, Inc.; and The MassMutual Trust Company, FSB.

MassMutual's Retirement Services Division has been serving retirement plans for more than 65 years. It offers a full range of products and services for corporate, union, nonprofit and governmental employers' defined benefit, defined contribution and nonqualified deferred compensation plans. It serves approximately 3 million participants.

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Jessica Barry


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