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Hurley and Associates announces the Hiring of Jake Kubela
February 23, 2017

Charleston, MO (February 22, 2017)  Hurley & Associates announces the hiring of Jacob Kubela as Risk Management Consultant in their Wheaton, MN office.  As a consultant with Hurley & Associates, Jake is a licensed commodities broker and works closely with farm clients’ budgets, cash flow requirements and risk management strategies to reach a profitable conclusion to each crop year.

“Jake brings added bench strength to our Wheaton office and that will allow us to serve more farmers in Minnesota and North Dakota," said Trent Hurley, CEO of Hurley & Associates. “Jake chose to join Hurley & Associates because he was looking for a position that would allow him to create deeper client relationships, and have a greater positive impact on the farm.  He liked Hurley & Associates’ approach to marketing - utilizing solid marketing plans that rely upon careful planning, accurate information, and a high level of communication, before making any marketing decisions.  His background in financial analysis, crop insurance, and marketing will allow him to bring strong value to his clients each and every day.”

 Jake grew up in Wahpeton, ND in the Red River Valley where he worked on the family farm through high school and college.  He graduated from North Dakota State University in Fargo, ND.  Jake came to Hurley & Associates from AgCountry Farm Credit services where he was a loan officer and a crop insurance agent out of their Fergus Falls, MN office. 

 Jake currently lives in Wahpeton, ND with his wife and their two children.  He is a confirmation teacher at his local church, and a member of the school board.  Jake and Dawn love to travel with their kids to new and exciting locations.  Whenever possible, they also love to head out to the farm with the kids.

 About Hurley and Associates

 Founded in 1988, Hurley and Associates is an agricultural risk management company. The company’s mission is “To help our clients achieve economic stability while maintaining the dignity and value of the farm family.” Hurley & Associates currently employs 62 people and additionally has 9 affiliate staff people working together to service farm clients throughout the United States.

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