Office Profile

What brings Northwestern Mutual to Fargo? The Network Office was formed in 1883 as part of the Dakota territory, along with South Dakota. In 1921 Fargo became the office's permanent location. Northwestern Mutual  - Fargo has continued to grow over the years under the leadership of Patrick Gores and only five other managing partners. Today, Northwestern Mutual Financial Network - Fargo serves greater North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota.

Northwestern Mutual – Fargo: Patrick Gores and the representatives of Northwestern Mutual - Fargo believe in camaraderie, excellence, dedication, and The Golden Rule, all the while adhering to the core values of relationships, integrity, and professionalism. Our representatives throughout North Dakota and western Minnesota, specialize in a variety of areas, such as annuities, disability income insurance, investments, long-term care insurance, personal and small business markets, business succession planning, and supplemental executive benefits.

What about Fargo office culture?: We are proud to have over 15 representatives servicing clients and over 35 team members for additional support in our Fargo network office. If you ask Patrick Gores, the managing partner, about the culture of the Fargo team - you will hear him proudly proclaim, “Everyone on my team would make excellent next door neighbors.” The Fargo office takes great pride in providing an environment where the team can learn, grow, and accomplish both personal and professional goals.

Birthday Celebrations: Once a month, we plan a get together to celebrate the birthdays that happened that month. It's a great time to take a pause and enjoy each other's company.


Fargo office:

2601 12th Ave SW

Ste. 2

Fargo, ND 58103





District Network Offices:

Carmen R Fore, CLU®

Managing Director

322 Demers Ave Ste 100
Grand Forks, ND 58201-4746
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Derrick D Dinger

Managing Partner


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