Vendor Spotlight

Vendor Spotlight – MassMutual
By: Joshua Brown, Lee & Kinder LLC, Denver, Colorado

Founded in 1851, Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) is a leading mutual life insurance company that is run for the benefit of its members and participating policyholders. Founded on a single purpose, to help people secure their future and protect the ones they love, more than 160 years later, that commitment remains their guiding principle. The company has a long history of financial strength and strong performance.

MassMutual ethics and integrity help enhance the quality of life across their communities by supporting education, economic development and community vitality efforts. MassMutual was recognized as a 2015 World’s Most Ethical Company® by the Ethisphere Institute, an honor for organizations that continue to raise the bar on ethical leadership and corporate behavior.

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.

The Company believes in diversity to include a wide-range of cultures, backgrounds, experiences and perspectives, from its employees, customers, suppliers and vendors. As such the Company has such a strong commitment to diversit that is has been recognized as one of DiversityInc.’s Top 50 Companies© and it is striving to achieve the Top 25 list. In doing so, it is has been a long supporter of Namwolf and its member firms since 2013.

Mr. Brown focuses on representing insurance carriers and employers in workers’ compensation, employment law and general liability claims. Mr. Brown has been practicing in Colorado since 2005 and also represents employers in the enforcement of employment contracts, including breach of contract matters, non-compete and trade secret issues. He regularly counsels clients on the spectrum of employment issues, with the goal of avoiding litigation.