Meet James (Hobie) Beman - Regional Vice President at Midland National

“I am someone who is acutely aware of how fast our lives are flying by. I strive to make meaningful mutually beneficial relationships with the people around me both personally and professionally.”
Hobie Beman helps financial professionals identify overlooked opportunities in the life insurance industry to help grow their business and make more or new money using life insurance strategies.
“I have spent my entire adult life in financial services and am passionate about growing my relationship business revenue and providing the best support system I can for the financial professionals I work with.”

About Hobie

Hobie serves as Regional Vice President for Midland National, supporting financial professionals in Northern LA, South Central California and the State of Nevada, since December 2013. Hobie’s region remains a fast-growing territory.

Hobie partners with people who want to grow their business and helps create meaningful business relationships. He introduces new concepts that can create significant new revenues for an existing financial professional’s practice in life insurance. Partnering with Hobie is one way a financial professional can create meaningful new revenue in their practice.


Prior to joining Midland National, Hobie founded and operated HAVA House, LLC, acquiring and managing investment real estate and rental properties. He also served as an independent producer, Marketing Director for Graber & Associates, and Agency Management/Producer for ProMark.

Education & Certification

Hobie received his formal education from Cal State University. He holds his Series 6 and 63 licenses from FINRA, and earned his Corporation for Long-Term Care (LTCP®) designation from AHIP in June 2009.

Hobie is a past member of Ed Slott Elite IRA Group and the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA). He served as a Board Member for NAIFA in 2012.


Hobie lives in Agoura Hills with his wife, Amber, and daughter, Andrijana. He is an avid surfer and enjoys all things outdoors with his family. He plays league hockey two days a week and supports Ventura County Rescue Mission.

Contact James (Hobie) Beman

James (Hobie) Beman

Regional Vice President

28310 Roadside Drive, Suite 224
Agoura Hills, CA 91391