March 12, 2013

    MassMutual Announces Two Promotions to Senior Vice President

    MassMutual Announces Two Promotions to Senior Vice President

    (Springfield, MA) – Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) has announced the following promotions to Senior Vice President:

    Tim Dwyer, Information Technology Operations. Mr. Dwyer serves as the head of MassMutual’s Information Technology Operations division. In this role, Mr. Dwyer oversees infrastructure services across the MassMutual family of companies, provides technology solutions to corporate units, and leads the company’s Enterprise Continuity Planning and Records Management programs. Mr. Dwyer’s leadership and deep institutional knowledge of the business, operations and the evolving technology landscape have helped the company advance the reliability and effectiveness of its IT services and operational processes to meet current and future business needs. He joined MassMutual in 2001 and resides in Avon, Conn.

    Dana Tatro, U.S Insurance Group. Mr. Tatro serves as the head of MassMutual’s U.S. Insurance Group Product Management division. Under his leadership, Mr. Tatro holds responsibility for the design, pricing and delivery of the company’s life insurance, disability income insurance, long term care insurance and annuities product lines in the U.S. while also overseeing underwriting policy and strategy and all U.S. reinsurance activities. Mr. Tatro’s passion for helping consumers prepare for living in retirement led to the development of the company’s sound retirement solutions strategy that includes the core components for a strong foundation: growth, access, predictable income and protection. Mr. Tatro is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries. He joined MassMutual in 2009 and resides in Mendon, MA.

    About MassMutual
    Founded in 1851, MassMutual is a leading mutual life insurance company that is run for the benefit of its members and participating policyowners. 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 policyowners 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.