If you are an entrepreneurial-minded individual looking to work toward potentially becoming an agency owner in the future, becoming a Protégé Agency Producer for an existing Farmers® agency owner may be the opportunity for you.
The Protégé Agency Producer Program is designed to provide individuals an opportunity to grow their skills and business knowledge to become a Farmers agency owner while working for an existing Farmers agency owner. The Protégé Agency Producer can learn from an industry professional as well as have access to a training program through the award-winning University of Farmers® that is designed to help enhance knowledge and introduce tools that may help the Protégé Agency Producer grow as a business owner should the Protégé Agency Producer one day own their own Farmers agency. If a Protégé Agency Producer meets all applicable eligibility requirements, they will have the opportunity to become an agency owner, if such an opportunity is available.
A Protégé Agency Producer seeking appointment as a Farmers agency owner must meet the following minimum criteria within 12 months of the Protégé Agency Producer Program Start Date to be eligible for agency owner appointment consideration:
• Active Property and Casualty and Life and Health licenses
• Achieve stated minimum self-generated written premium targets
• Successfully complete the University of Farmers® Protégé Agency Producer training program
There are business opportunities, and then there are Farmers business opportunities. If you’re an entrepreneurial minded individual looking to build, or learn to build, your first business and invest in yourself, becoming a Farmers agency owner is one of the most exciting startup endeavors you can take.
With over 90 years of experience and best in-class training, Farmers has the knowledge to help you start up an independent business you can proudly call your own.