about us


  • Bruce Klinger
    CLU®, ChFC®, CASL®
    General Agent, MassMutual Ohio

    With over twenty years of management experience with Northwestern Mutual, Bruce Klinger got his start in the financial services industry as a college intern. After receiving his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the State University of New York in Binghamton, he contracted full-time with Northwestern Mutual and worked his way to becoming a district agent. In 1996, Bruce relocated to Toledo, Ohio, where he ran a successful agency, before being named General Agent for Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) in Maumee, Ohio, in April 2012.

    Bruce has been a member of the Million Dollar Round Table as a Financial Representative numerous times from 1980 through 1990, and he holds several designations, including his CLU, ChFC, and CASL. In addition to being a past NAIFA (National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors) president in 1999 and 2000, he is heavily involved in the local community, as he served as the president of the Juvenile Diabetes Research foundation from 2002 to 2003.

    In 2008, he received his Master of Organizational Leadership from Lourdes University, where he gives back in his part-time role as a college instructor. Bruce and his wife Jayne reside in the area with their daughter, Samantha.

    Bruce Klinger is a Registered Representative of and offers securities and investment advisory services through MML Investors Services, LLC. Member SIPC. Supervisory Office: 1760 Manley Road, Maumee, OH 43537, 419-893-9759.

  • Paul Swift
    Agency Partner

    I offer total financial needs analysis through a network of experienced professionals with expertise in:

    • Retirement analysis and programs
    • Estate strategies
    • Employee benefit and retention services
    • Business continuation strategies
    • Trust services*

    *Trust services offered through the MassMutual Trust Co., FSB

    My goal is to develop and maintain a world-class professional business atmosphere in our Columbus agency, with a focus on high moral and ethical standards. As an Agency Partner, I am responsible for recruiting and leading our team with the highest level of integrity.  Our agency strives to provide excellent service, with a special focus on providing unique financial strategies customized to each and every client.

    I reside in Dublin, OH and am happily married to my wife, Holly.  Together, we have three children; William, Ellen and Max.  I enjoy golf and spend most weekends supporting my kid’s teams at hockey, soccer, basketball, and baseball games.

    I am a member of St. Brigid Catholic Church, Dublin Chamber of Commerce, NAIFA – Columbus Chapter, and GAMA.  I hold the following securities licenses: Series 6, 7, 63, 24.



Agency officers are not officers of MassMutual.