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    Michael A. Book

    ChFC®, CLTC, CLU®

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    About Michael

    Michael Book is the General Agent of Fifth Avenue Financial. Michael joined Cowan Financial Group, the predecessor to Fifth Avenue Financial, in 1991. During Michael's 18-year tenure as a producer with the agency, Michael was a perennial Top of the Table Producing Agent and was one of MassMutual’s Chairman Club Members for the twelve consecutive years immediately preceding his appointment as General Agent in 2009. Michael spent eight years on MassMutual’s Agents Association Executive Committee, culminating with his presidency in 2005-2006.

    Under Michael’s leadership, Fifth Avenue Financial has been the top performing agency in the MassMutual system. Setting sales records each of his first six years at the helm, the firm has grown substantially as both a career agency and brokerage operation. As part of an ongoing commitment to attract, train and retain top talent in the financial services industry, Michael combines MassMutual training with his own extensive support programs for financial professionals so that they work in the most efficient and effective manner with their clients.

    Michael is a well sought after industry speaker on topics such as leadership and the importance of building culture. He is a graduate of the University of Delaware, and his professional designations include Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC), Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) and Certified in Long Term Care (CLTC).

    Michael and his wife April reside in Westport, Connecticut, with their three children. He is an avid sports fan and enjoys playing golf, as well as participating in various philanthropic endeavors.

    Area(s) of Focus

    • Insurance Strategies
    • Investment Strategies

    Michael A. Book ChFC®, CLTC, CLU® is a registered representative of and offers securities, investment advisory, and financial planning services through MML Investors Services, LLC, Member SIPC, 530 Fifth Ave, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10036-5101, Tel: (212) 536-6000

    MassMutual Financial Group is a marketing name for Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) and its affiliated companies and sales representatives. Local sales agencies are not subsidiaries of MassMutual or its affiliated companies. Agency officers are not officers of MassMutual.

    I am licensed to sell Insurance Products in the following jurisdictions:
    Alaska, Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

    I am licensed to sell Securities Products in the following jurisdictions:
    Alaska, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin

    Michael A. Book ChFC®, CLTC, CLU®, New York, NY, CA Insurance Lic.# 0B92754, AR Insurance Lic.# 49338

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