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James Pursell - District Manager

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700 Belford Ave
Ste 103
Grand Junction, CO 81501

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Phone Numbers

(970) 366-3030(970) 366-3030
(970) 366-3027

Office Hours

Day of the WeekHours
Mon:8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Tue:8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wed:8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thu:8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Fri:8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

James Pursell - District Manager

James Pursell
About Me

Our District operation is ready with guidance and resources that can help you grow and maintain your business. We provide personalized support for every career stage — from business plan development to advanced-level coaching. Add to that the backing of a strong national brand, and you’re ready to pursue unlimited professional achievement.

Here are some ways Farmers® contributes to your success:

· Buying an agency with financial support options
· More than 50 highly competitive insurance and financial services products
· Multiple opportunities to maximize your income, including quarterly bonuses, residual programs and performance rewards
· Ongoing training and support through the University of Farmers, one of the most awarded corporate training organizations in the world
· Corporate sponsorship of charities and non-profit programs in your community
· Veterans transition program, bilingual bonuses and more

If you’re ready to learn more about the rewards of working as a Farmers agent, give us a call. Let’s discuss your experience, business goals and entrepreneurial options.

About The District

Our District, "Team 50", revolves around our vision and goals. We do the right things for the right reasons and have a culture of helping agency owners be in business for themselves, but not by themselves. These beliefs provide us with a unified clear understanding of our purpose to help Farmers® agency owners succeed. If you'd like to learn more about what it means to join Team 50 and the Farmers family as an agency owner or agency team member, give us a call today.

Insights and Knowledge for Agency Owners

As a small business owner myself, I know it's not easy to plan for the future when you factor in the unexpected. A Buy-Sell Agreement funded by a life insurance policy can help reduce the "what ifs" in your mind. Let’s work together on a plan sooner rather than later.

PWS BLI 9/16
At Farmers® we've seen almost everything, so we know how to cover almost anything – like a bear turning a garage upside down. So do you have a plan for the unexpected? I'm happy to lay out the insurance options for you to select the coverage you want.
New baby? Getting married? Life Insurance can help you provide a financial safety net. Let’s discuss your life changes.

PWS LD-01 10/17
Has your business grown since we last reviewed your business insurance? If so, let’s have a conversation so you can decide if your level of coverage is keeping up with your level of success. Call me today!
Farmers has spent the last 60 years getting to know outdoor enthusiasts. From boats, personal watercraft and off-road vehicles to motor homes, travel trailers and 5th wheels, we have an array of specialized coverage options. Call me today for more information.
Farmers® customers can protect their furry family member and save 5% with pet insurance from Pets Best.

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Meet My Staff

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Curt Elsbury

Business Consultant

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Linda Ragland

District Trainer

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Jodi Reed

Commercial Specialist

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Jared Pursell

Business Consultant

Agency Owners