Chris Eaton 

     A Venice native and Venice High School alumni. Chris started with the agency in late 2013, just before the Affordable Care Act was in force. Bringing Chris on board as the "health insurance guru" has helped the agency keep up with the ever changing industry. 

     He has helped hundreds of individuals and families enroll in a health plan through the health insurance marketplace. Chris has also worked with numerous employers to bring strong employee benefits to their company. 

     He is currently attending classes at USF Sarasota to obtain his bachelor's degree in finance. With this continuing education he will bring more knowledge and a better understanding of the financial world to our clients. 

James Ball Insurance, Inc.

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       (941) 486-0305

James Ball 

     Jim's career choice in his younger years was with John Deere in the Northeast region of the U.S. After a long 20 years in the corporate world he decided to work for himself and his clients. He then moved to the Venice area and established Medallion Financial Resources and James Ball Insurance. 

     Now, with over 20 years experience in the financial industry, Jim has helped hundreds of clients reach their retirement goals. He specializes in moving assets to a safer product and avoiding the risk of loss and the burden of taxes. ‚ÄčOne of his famous sayings is, "it's not how much money we get in retirement, it's how much we get to keep."