Real Estate Services Leadership
Kenneth Fries is President of Castle Edge Insurance Agency, one of the nation’s leading independent insurance agencies specializing in personal lines insurance. He currently oversees daily operations, the development of strategic growth initiatives, and the identification of potential new product and program opportunities.Dating back to 1983, Fries’ impressive resume includes a series of notable accomplishments on both the insurance company and agency side of the industry. After launching his career with Aetna Life & Casualty, he started his own independent insurance agency in 1990 and served as President for seven years. Fries then assumed an Assistant Vice President role at The Hartford, where he helped guide the Agency eBusiness Strategy and Client Consultative Services Units. In 2005, Fries joined MassMutual Financial Group’s Annuity Division as Assistant Vice President, Office of Project Management & Efficiencies. Fries is a graduate of the University of Hartford with a Bachelor of Science Business Administration degree in Accounting. He is also a fully licensed Property & Casualty insurance agent.