Honoring the Fastest Growing Aggie Owned or Managed Companies Worldwide
COLLEGE STATION, TX. (Friday, November 4, 2011) – JB Knowledge Technologies, Inc. of Bryan, TX is among the top 100 companies named to the 2011 Aggie 100 honoring the fastest-growing companies in the world, owned or operated by Texas A&M University former students. JB Knowledge Technologies, Inc. was recognized as number 18 on the list with a growth rate of 54.34%. The Aggie 100 honors graduates from across disciplines and is a program created by the Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship in Texas A&M University’s Mays Business School.
JB Knowledge Technologies, Inc. was founded by James Benham in 2001 during his final year at A&M. James started the company during his final year in the Corps of Cadets at Texas A&M University, where he earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and a Master of Science in Management Information Systems. Established with the aim of providing high quality technology solutions to the North American marketplace, James' company has since grown to provide premier technology services to companies large and small across the Western Hemisphere, specializing in the construction, insurance, and real estate industries. This is JBKnowledge's fourth time to be honored in the Aggie 100.
"We're very proud to accept our fourth Aggie 100 award. This means so much to us because of the outstanding group of individuals and companies that we're on the list with, and the commitment to our great University that we've all continued to make. We wish all of our fellow honorees a great ending to 2011 and an even more prosperous 2012," stated James Benham.
The 100 Aggie-owned or managed companies with the highest compound annual revenue growth from 2008 to 2010 were recognized at a formal luncheon in the Zone Club on the Texas A&M University campus, Friday, November 4, 2011. More than 600 honorees, employees, faculty, administrators, and well-wishers were in attendance.
“Since the founding of Texas A&M University, Aggies have been leaving a legacy across all businesses and industries,” said Dr. Richard H. Lester, Executive Director of the Mays Business School’s Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship. “Over the last seven years, the Aggie 100 companies have continuously proven that even in tough economic times, solid business ideas and hard work pay off.”