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We invite you to take a look around and learn about our firm culture, our philanthropic passions and the people and events that are making headlines for Northwestern Mutual - Chicago in Rosemont. For daily updates, follow us on Twitter @NMChi1872 and @TomCanale


Gatherings and Goodwill

Annual Internship Reception Brings Together Students, Parents and Campus Professionals 

The summer brought an opportunity to bring together students, parents and professionals from the campus community to visit our downtown Chicago office and hear first-hand about the internship experience. This year included a celebration of several milestones including the 160th anniversary of Northwestern Mutual;145th anniversary of our Chicago-based office and 50th anniversary of our college intern program. To learn more about the program, visit our internship website.

 

 


Making Headlines

Northwestern Mutual – Chicago Program Develops Purpose Driven Leaders

Finding purpose in work is driving today’s young professionals, and our new innovative career development program is leading the way. We kicked off our 1872 Leadership Development Program at Camp Greyfield, a highly-respected learning and training center. From team building to personal growth the experience drives purpose with learning, thinking and doing. Read more in this Chicago Tribune story featuring Rosemont advisor Alison Fyhrie.

Northwestern Mutual - Chicago Golfers Swing for a Cause

Two rain delays didn't dampen the spirits of golfers and a team of volunteers at our third annual golf outing.  The charitable event raised more than $40,000 for Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation.

We're grateful to our financial professionals who played in the tournament, our generous sponsors, and associates who planned and volunteered the day of the event.  The money raised will fund 800 hours of research into new treatments and cures for childhood cancer.

 

 

Northwestern Mutual – Chicago Presents Athletic Leadership Award

A sprinter on the Concordia University track team, Chelsee Wilson's sports leadership, academic excellence and service to her community is why she was selected to receive the Northwestern Mutual - Chicago Athletic Leadership Award. In recognition of Chelsee’s achievements, we will donate $500 to the Heart Smart Max Schewitz Foundation, a local non-profit that supports education, prevention, and research of sudden cardiac death in young people.

Helping Hands Make Care Packages for Hospitalized Kids

There were a lot of helping hands, both big and small when Northwestern Mutual – Chicago transformed its office into a production line assembling goodie bags for hospitalized children. Tables filled with books, toys, puzzles and other goodies were overflowing as volunteers packed more than 70 bags that were delivered to the Ronald McDonald House near Lurie Children’s Hospital.

The volunteers also made personalized cards with uplifting messages for Cards for Hospitalized Kids and helped raise funds for Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation. Learn more about our philanthropic initiatives.


Northwestern Mutual - Chicago Launches Leadership Development Program

To build on our history of innovation and excellence, we’re excited to launch 1872, a leadership development program for emerging advisors.  While most programs focus on developing management skills, 1872 will hone in on skills designed to help participants lead themselves, lead a team and lead others. Read more in this Chicago Tribune story.

 

 

 

 

 

Northwestern Mutual - Chicago Earns National Recognition with Financial Security Award


When it comes to leading, Northwestern Mutual-Chicago’s Client Relations Department did it again. The team was awarded the national Northwestern Mutual Financial Security Award for the second year in the row.  The award recognizes the top-performing client relations department among the more than 330 Northwestern Mutual offices nationwide.



Chicago Tribune Names Northwestern Mutual - Chicago a Top Workplace

Northwestern Mutual - Chicago, and our Rosemont district office, has been awarded a 2016 Top Workplaces honor by the Chicago Tribune. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of a firm-wide engagement survey administered by Workplace Dynamics, LLC.  Aspects of the workplace culture that were measured included alignment, execution and connection, just to name a few.


Northwestern Mutual – Chicago Advisor Among the Top in the Nation


Congratulations to our Rosemont Wealth Management Advisor and Managing Director Tom Canale who achieved membership into the prestigious Northwestern Mutual Forum. Tom and his team were recognized for their commitment to helping clients plan for and achieve financial security.

NM-Chicago leads Northwestern Mutual offices nationwide with Forum members. Forum is an exclusive achievement, representing the top tier of Northwestern Mutual financial advisors.

 

Team Rosemont Goes for the Gold with Office Olympics

Office Olympics Rosemont Northwestern Mutual 2016
Collaboration and innovation produce winning results on a daily basis for our financial professionals. Add in a friendly competition at the firm’s Office Olympics and it’s all about capturing the gold. Under the guidance of Molly Martin, Director of Recruitment and Selection and the unofficial Chief Fun Officer, the competitions included a water balloon toss, balancing acts, pool noodles toss, puzzles and trivia questions about the financial planning firm. 

 

Ronald McDonald House Charities Receives a $25,000 Grant

A combination of volunteerism, fundraising, brand and cause awareness led to Northwestern Mutual - Chicago being recognized by the Northwestern Mutual Foundation with the 2016 Childhood Cancer Impact Award.  In honor of the recognition, a $25,000 donation was made to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana. We are thrilled to have our Rosemont financial advisor Jack Wambach (second from right) attend the presentation.

 


Newsmakers

Richard A. Green
College Unit Captain and Financial Advisor

Appointed a College Unit Captain in 2017, Richie takes on a leadership role with the internship program and will assist in the training, development and mentoring of college financial representatives.  He will continue to build relationships with his clients while also building relationships with campus professionals and prospective intern candidates on local college campuses.

 

Career Changers

Changing careers doesn't have to be daunting. Coming from many different backgrounds and occupations, our financial representatives go on to develop successful business practices. With support from a quality organization, it can be an easy transition.

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