Exceptional Service – Since 1964
Our clients and their needs have been our top priority for over 50 years. Through experience, training, and dedication McSweeney & Ricci is able to provide the best coverage at the best value.
“As clients of McSweeney & Ricci for almost 30 years, the various coverages and limits we require have always been thoroughly evaluated and dealt with promptly and professionally. Year after year, we get the best protection at the lowest cost available.”
ABC Moving Services – Sam Graves, Sr., President & Charlie Ryan, CFO
Who We Are
One of the largest independent insurance agencies in Massachusetts, McSweeney & Ricci provides personal and commercial insurance, employee benefits, and risk management services to over 8,700 clients. Our Personal Lines Department writes coverage for autos, motorcycles, boats, homes and condos. We also offer renters insurance and umbrella coverage. Our Commercial Lines Department serves business large and small, from small startups to some of the most recognizable names in New England. Backed by numerous top-rated insurance companies we are able to offer clients a wide range of choices. Our Employee Benefits Department and Risk Management Advisors are skilled at maximizing insurance protection for your company, while keeping company costs at a minimum.
We have grown to four offices in Braintree, Marshfield, Cohasset and Pembroke, serving clients in Massachusetts, New England and beyond, but our focus has always remained the same, placing our clients’ interests and needs above all else.
Leadership and Careers
Our Executive Board has decades of combined experience in the industry. With their guidance and support our Associates are able to offer clients the best possible insurance solutions customized to their unique situation.
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Mary Lou Ricci joined McSweeney & Ricci in 1981 and holds the position of President and CEO.
Ms. Ricci sits on various insurance carrier advisory councils and is a licensed Insurance Broker, a Licensed Insurance Advisor, and has earned the designations of Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) and Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AAI).
She is a champion for community involvement as well as corporate giving and regularly supports numerous charities. Ms. Ricci has established high school scholarships in the towns of Marshfield, Scituate, Cohasset and Pembroke. Her past involvement includes serving as Board member for the Friends of Pond Meadow Park, Road to Responsibility and past President of the Marshfield Chamber of Commerce.
Executive Vice President, AAI, ARM
Maryellen holds a BS from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst as well as the Associate in Risk Management (ARM), the Accredited Adviser (AAI) and Licensed Insurance Adviser (LIA) designations. She has over 40 years experience in the business with a focus on Risk Management.
Executive Vice President
Tim has been in the insurance industry for 25 years. Most of his career has been involved with leading the Massachusetts Region for Peerless and then recently with Narragansett Bay Insurance. Tim leads the Commercial Lines Department for McSweeney & Ricci. He is a 1984 graduate of University of Memphis where he earned a BBA in Finance. In addition, Tim received his MBA from Averett College in Virginia. Tim is a Licensed Broker, licensed CPA, and has also earned his CPCU.
Chief Operating Officer
Tim has been with McSweeney & Ricci since 1990 and is a Licensed Insurance Advisor, Licensed Broker and has earned the designations of Associate in Risk Management and Accredited Advisor in Insurance. He is a 1983 graduate of the College of The Holy Cross, Worcester, MA where he earned a BA in Economics.
Vice President Business Development, AAI
Paul is a graduate of Milton Academy, Milton MA and Connecticut College, New London CT, class of 1981 & 1985, respectively. He has been with McSweeney & Ricci, since 1991. Paul is a Licensed Broker and an Accredited Advisor in Insurance. Paul’s focus is partnering with business’s to solve their insurance needs.
David has been with McSweeney & Ricci since April, 2009. In his role as controller, David oversees all general accounting procedures, internal auditing, as well as budgeting and forecasting. Prior to McSweeney & Ricci, David served as an accounting team leader at The Hartford, a general ledger staff accountant for LoJack Corporation, and as a financial services representative at Harbour Planning Group. He received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Northeastern University and holds a Series 7–General Securities License, as well as a Series 66-Registered Investment Advisor License.
Director of Operations
Susan has more than 30 years of experience in agency operations and administrative leadership. While at the Agency, Susan has held multiple positions. Currently as Director of Operations her responsibilities include workflow and process training, HR and employee relations, technology leader and facilities management. Susan graduated from Aquinas College with an Associates Degree in Merchandising. She has earned her Accredited Advisor in Insurance designation.
420 Washington Street Braintree, MA 02184 P – (781) 848-8600F – (781) 843-8807 812 Chief Justice Cushing Hwy
Cohasset, MA 02025 P – (781) 383-1040F – (781) 843-8807 2021 Ocean Street Marshfield, MA 02050 P – (781) 837-7788F – (781) 843-8807 42R Mattakeesett St., Unit A Pembroke, MA 02359 P – (781) 293-2417F – (781) 843-8807
McSweeney & Ricci strives to form an active partnership with our clients; to develop and implement an innovative, cost effective and value added insurance and/or risk management program. The program will be flexible so it may grow and change with the client. Our staff is committed to working in an efficient, professional and ethical manner. We place our clients interests and needs above all else.
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