Bridgewater-based Emerald Financial Resources celebrated the 15th anniversary of its founding Feb. 15.
The company, a Massachusetts Mutual life Insurance Company, was founded in Bridgewater in 1998, and employees celebrated an Annual Awards Gala Jan. 20.
According to a release from the company, the gala included agency staff, agents and representatives from MassMutual Home Office.
On Feb. 15, the company celebrated its milestone at an annual kickoff meeting at The Imperia in Somerset. The meeting included Roger Crandall, chairman, president and chief executive officer of MassMutual.
The company was founded by Michael Vesuvio in Bridgewater, the release said, with a team of 17 founding members.
Since then, the release said, the agency has grown to four locations throughout the state, with a professional staff of 54 agents and 27 support personnel.