It's About Opportunity

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

As part of Northwestern Mutual, financial representatives at our Winston-Salem office are given the opportunity to succeed at being in a business for themselves. They are highly trained and have the resources of the entire Network behind them while they aspire to make a difference in the lives of their clients and their families. Our office proudly serves the Winston-Salem, triad, and Charlotte areas, where we are passionate about bettering the lives of others through a local representative with the knowledge and skills necessary to develop personalized solutions. We strive to help clients minimize financial risk and achieve financial security long-term.

Learn more about careers from our Managing Director, Jay Ward.

Northwestern Mutual moves higher on Fortune 500 list

MILWAUKEE, June 16, 2016 -- Northwestern Mutual moved up nine positions on the FORTUNE® 500 list to the ranking of No. 100. The higher ranking is based on the company's financial performance, high financial strength ratings and commitment to innovation, specifically through creating an engaging digital client experience which has been accelerated by the 2015 acquisition of LearnVest™.

For more information, see Northwestern Mutual's 2015 Annual Report.

Steve Forbes and John Schlifske on
“Econo-ME: Ensuring Your Financial Security in the New Normal”

Northwestern Mutual hosted a speaker series with Steve Forbes, chairman and editor in chief of Forbes Media and John Schlifske, Northwestern Mutual chairman and CEO. Forbes and Schlifske discussed their thoughts on the economy, the markets, and how individuals and business owners can ensure financial security in the new normal. The event was part of a three day, seven-city tour and saw over 4,000 attendees in total. The Charlotte event, which took place at The Ritz Carlton, had over 400 in attendance.

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J W Ward IV

Managing Director

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’s Awards & Accolades

We win a lot of awards. Some things you’d expect. Others might surprise you. Take a look.


To learn more about Northwestern Mutual Investment Services, LLC and its financial representatives, visit: FINRA BrokerCheck