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John Shafer

John Shafer

Grinnell Mutual Sales Manager

Illinois native and Grinnell Mutual Illinois representative since 2010.

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Hello! We're Grinnell Mutual, a century-old property-casualty company covering 14 states, including Illinois. In addition to personal lines products, we offer a full line of commercial products — business owners, property, auto, liability, crime, inland marine, umbrella, and workers' compensation — all tailored to your clients' needs.

We believe that building trust and personal relationships is the only way to do business. What does that look like? It looks like the smiling face of John Shafer. John is on the ground in Illinois, where he was born and raised, and he is at your service. And it's not just him — every Grinnell Mutual agent works with one dedicated underwriter. We also offer value-added services like loss control training and a professional marketing team.

To find out more about working with Grinnell Mutual call John — he will be glad to hear from you. If you'd like someone to contact you, click on Get started to give us your contact information.

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