Northwestern Mutual in Memphis

Northwestern Mutual established its first office in Memphis in 1965. Today, the financial representatives of Northwestern Mutual in Memphis provide businesses and individuals throughout the mid-south with a broad range of financial products and services - including life insurance, disability insurance, long-term care insurance, investment strategies and products, employee and executive benefit programs, education funding, estate analysis and retirement analysis. 

Led by Managing Partner Jim Meeks, Northwestern Mutual in Memphis  has three district network offices in four states (Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, and Missouri), in addition to the network office in Memphis. 

We invite you to review the Our Expertise and Profile sections of this site to learn more about our office's commitment to helping our clients grow and achieve financial security. 

If you're interested in pursuing a career as a financial representative with Northwestern Mutual in Memphis, please visit the Careers section of this site and view the "Spotlight on Careers" below. 

 The Face of Memphis

Northwestern Mutual Memphis has partnered with the University of Memphis
to highlight business leaders who are "the Face of Memphis."
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  Steve Forbes and John Schlifske on
“The Power of a Game Plan”

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 shared their perspectives on the economy, the financial markets, and the importance of having a sound financial game plan in place regardless of market conditions. The event was part of a three day, seven-city tour and saw over 2,500 attendees. The Memphis event, which took place at The Peabody Hotel, had approximately 400 in attendance.

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Client Relations Center
Did you recently move to the Memphis, Tennessee area? Are you in need of service or would you like to meet with a Financial Representative? The Client Relations Center Team will make sure you'll receive the best possible service or help you find solutions to match your investment and insurance needs with your financial goals.

Please contact Kasha Simpson, Client Service Manager at (901) 260-2162 or e-mail her at


Jim Meeks, CLTC

Managing Partner


Northwestern Mutual financial representatives have the opportunity to determine their own financial futures while making an impact on others.

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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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