Utica Mutual is celebrating its 105th birthday.

A member of the Utica National Insurance Group, Utica Mutual was founded on February 13th, 1914.

Utica National marked the milestone today throughout all of the company's offices, including a celebration at its New Hartford headquarters which featured a special birthday cake in the shape of "105."

President & CEO Rich Creedon and Executive Vice President & COO Kristen Martin thanked employees for their ongoing contributions to the company’s success, which in recent years has included the company reaching $1 billion in sales and being named a top workplace by Insurance Business America magazine.

“Relationships have always been the cornerstone of our company and have allowed us to grow and thrive over 105 years,”  said. “Whether an employee, agent or policyholder is new to our company or has been with us for decades, they all play an important role in our success in achieving this milestone. And what better way to celebrate it than with cake?”

In addition to its New Hartford location, the company has offices in Utica, Amherst, New York; Woodbury, New York; Wakefield, Massachusetts; Columbus, Ohio; Richmond, Virginia; Duluth, Georgia; Richardson, Texas; Des Plaines, Illinois; and Indianapolis, Indiana.