Bridger Financial Group



Greentree Commons, 381 Mansfield Avenue, Suite 400
Pittsburgh, PA, 15220




Get Your Paper Organized in 2018! Featuring Sandra Lane, CPO of Organization Lane, LLC: January 18, 2018 

Melanie Colusci and Certified Professional Organizer Sandra Lane hosted a collaborative event jam-packed with tips and tricks on how to tackle the paper monster that many of us have.

Melanie gave an informative presentation on what foundational financial documents everyone should have in place, such as a Will, Living Will and Power of Attorney. She also explained how long we should keep various financial documents. 

Sandra explained how to create an easy and effective filing system. She also shared some helpful advice on how to manage the amount of junk mail that even makes its way into one's home. 

Together, Melanie and Sandra were able to help everyone in attendance cross "Get Organized" off their list of new year's resolutions! 

































Gateway Clipper Cruise: October 7, 2017 

Bridger Financial Group hosted a client appreciation event aboard the Gateway Clipper Fleet in downtown Pittsburgh. Clients and their guests spent three hours on the river while enjoying a dinner buffet, drinks and a beautiful evening under the stars. 

If you were not able to attend this year, no worries! We plan to host the event again in September 2018!







































"Dress for Success" Featuring House of Colour & Pittsburgh's Mobile Style Truck: June 22, 2017

Melanie Colusci and the Bridger Financial Group team hosted a fun event for clients and their friends that featured both Style Truck, Pittsburgh's first mobile boutique, and House of Colour style consultant Julie Shields.

Melanie shared her story of the journey to transforming her style with a little help from Julie, reminding the attendees that you often make better decisions both financially and personally when you look and feel your best. Julie then gave a brief presentation on the theory behind choosing the styles and colors that you look best in. The event concluded with a shopping spree in the lobby of the office featuring several items from the mobile Style Truck. 























































2016 Gold Advisor of the Year: XXI Century Financial Awards Banquet: March 4, 2017.

Congratulations to Melanie Colusci, President of Bridger Financial Group, who was recognized for an outstanding year at the XXI Century Financial awards banquet. This annual event celebrates the dedicated financial professionals who exceed at helping clients with their financial needs.  Melanie was honored with 3 awards:

  • 2016 Gold Advisor of the Year
  • Annuity Premium Leader
  • Life Insurance Case Leader

This recognition caps off an exciting yet busy year for Melanie. In addition to being awarded Gold Advisor of the Year, she also introduced the new planning firm: Bridger Financial Group and added key members to the Bridger team. 

We congratulate Melanie on these exceptional accomplishments and would also like to recognize our valued clients, who share our vision to take financial planning to the next level on the journey from possibility to reality.






























Chart Your Course: An Event with Eileen McDonnell, October 6, 2016.

Melanie Colusci hosted an enjoyable evening for both clients and industry professionals at the Pittsburgh Marriott. This event featured Eileen McDonnell, the award-winning Chairman and CEO of the Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company.  Eileen shared her personal story about her career in the male-dominated tech and financial service industries.  She discussed how her attitude and actions rather than gender has led to continued success.  In addition to hearing Eileen's empowering insights, attendees also were able to meet with Eileen following the presentation and network with other attendees.  

You can read some of Eileen McDonnell's career advice in this Forbes article or to learn more about her, visit her Penn Mutual blog       























The Gold Advisor of the Year award was created by XXI Financial. This annual award requires meeting their agency’s commission or premium, or income methods production requirements. It does not evaluate the quality of services provided and is not indicative of the award winner’s future performance.

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