March 04, 2013

    MassMutual Retirement Services Hires Managing Director

    MassMutual Retirement Services Hires Managing Director

    Mr. DeLude to Focus on Institutional Products, Sales

    (Springfield, MA) – MassMutual’s Retirement Services Division is pleased to welcome Joseph DeLude to its growing sales and client management organization, led by Hugh O’Toole, senior vice president.

    Mr. DeLude joined MassMutual’s Retirement Services Division effective January 22 as managing director of institutional sales. Based in Libertyville, Illinois, Mr. DeLude is responsible for working with mid- and large-market retirement plan advisors across eastern Wisconsin, Illinois and Indiana. He joins MassMutual from ADP Retirement Services where he was a top retirement plan institutional representative. Mr. DeLude reports to Michael Reilly, South and Central sales manager for MassMutual’s Retirement Services Division.

    “MassMutual is delighted to welcome Joe to our sales and client management team. He is a seasoned institutional representative with more than 23 years of experience in the retirement plans industry. We look forward to leveraging his immense expertise to meet the needs of our mid- and large-market advisors throughout the eastern Wisconsin, Illinois and Indiana territories,” says O’Toole.

    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 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.

    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.