Welcome to Northwestern Mutual Greater New York

Serving the Greater New York area since 1879

For more than 100 years, Northwestern Mutual's Syracuse network office has worked to help secure and enhance the financial success and well-being of families and businesses in the Greater New York area.

In addition to offering access to risk management products and solutions, Northwestern Mutual can provide a variety of related products that can help solve personal, retirement, estate and business planning needs.

Our Managing Partner, Paul Dodd, CLU®, ChFC®, CLF®, believes success is a result of following specific values. Our Syracuse network office and its financial representatives follow five core values of Integrity, Growth, Mutual Respect, Passion and Leadership.

It's About Opportunity

Opportunity for personal development. Opportunity for growth. Opportunity for success. Northwestern Mutual offers opportunity - for both our financial representatives and our clients.

Financial representatives are given the opportunity to work for themselves. They are highly trained and have the resources of Northwestern Mutual behind them to help ensure their success.

Our clients are given the opportunity to work with someone in their local community who has the knowledge and skills necessary to develop a personalized financial plan that evolves over time. Northwestern Mutual representatives offer innovative solutions that help clients minimize financial risk and achieve financial security.

Northerstern Mutual Sponsors 2018 Successful Business Women Awards

JULY 2018 - Northwestern Mutual is pleased to be the platinum sponsor of the 3rd annual Successful Business Women Awards! Recognizing and honoring ten outstanding women in Central New York who continue to dedicate time and energy within their professional fields and the CNY community.





Northwestern Mutual Presents 2018 WISE Symposium

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APRIL 2018 - To continue to support local women entrepreneurs, Northwestern Mutual is proud to be the presenting sponsor of the WISE Symposium. Women Igniting the Spirit of Entrepreneurship (WISE) Symposium is a premier full-day conference on April 18th for anyone active in the community and interested in networking with smart, savvy women in business! We are thrilled that one of our own, Lynn Bowser has been asked to speak and represent the NM family at this event!

Financial Advisor Awarded $15,000 Grant for Dress for Success - Rochester

Financial Advisor Awarded $15,000 Grant for Dress for Success - Rochester

Each year, Northwestern Mutual honors 16 extraordinary individuals for their volunteer work with local organizations. Dress for Success in Rochester has received a $15,000 grant on behalf of Kate Michaels at Northwestern Mutual – Syracuse through the 2018 Community Service Awards program. Congratulations, Kate, and thank you for all your hard work!



OCRRA Names Northwestern Mutual a Blue Ribbon Recycler

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Career and Internship Opportunities

Are your career rewards measuring up to the effort you put in? Is the work you’re doing making a positive difference in the lives of others? If you’re interested in seeking greater fulfillment, consider becoming an associate of The Greater New York Group. 

We are proud of the organization we have built - which provides meaningful work, leadership and development opportunities, and work-life balance. We are growing and selectively looking to attract and develop high-quality individuals with integrity, professionalism, and a commitment to growth and development. Learn more about our career and internship opportunities.


Find An Office Near You

As a member of and active participant in the communities it serves, Northwestern Mutual is honored to be in a position to help strengthen the families in Upstate New York and Northern Pennsylvania.

Northwestern Mutual in Syracuse
34 Aspen Park Blvd.
Syracuse, NY 13057
(315) 434-8800

To find out more about each of our district offices, please visit the websites below:

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in Fairport

345 Woodcliff Dr.
Fairport, NY 14450
(585) 586-6300

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in New Hartford

19 Campion Rd.
New Hartford, NY 13413
(315) 731-5400

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in Williamsville

5488 Sheridan Dr.
Williamsville, NY 14221
(716) 626-4500

Locations in Upstate New York

Syracuse, Fairport/Rochester, Watertown, New Hartford/Utica, Williamsville/Buffalo, Oswego, Potsdam, Jamestown, Amherst, Ithaca, Phoenix, Binghamton, Fly Creek, and Elmira

Locations in Northern Pennsylvania

Bradford, Erie

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Paul Dodd, CLU®, ChFC®, CLF®, MSM

Managing Partner

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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Looking for a career that allows flexibility and exceptional income potential? Do you want top-notch training, mentorship and resources? Have you been searching for a company that demonstrates a commitment to diversity and giving back to the community?

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#1 in the Financial Services Industry

- Selling Power's "50 Best Companies to Sell for Now." October 2016

Top Ten Internship for 22 Straight Years

- Vault Guide to Internships, 2018 edition

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Largest Dividend Payout In Company History

In 2019, we expect the largest dividend payout for life and disability income insurance policyowners in company history. Read more.

If You Live For It, We’ll Help You Plan For It.

See what our version of financial planning looks like. Read now.

Northwestern Mutual Recognized by Human Rights Campaign

Learn more about Northwestern Mutual’s Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality recognition. Read now.


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