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Craig Kimes; founded JIC on May 1, 1998.  He has an undergraduate and an MBA from the University of Southern Mississippi.  Previously he worked in the poultry industry as a National Sales Rep for Sanderson Farms and as Sales Manager for Southern Hens.  He is married to Dianne, has  three children and enjoys cooking out and playing golf.


Garren Bates has been with JIC since the company's inception.  A 1990 graduate of William Carey University, where he played baseball (catcher),  with a Business Degree, he enjoys spending time with his family. Annabeth, his wife of ten years and their two sons Tyler (7) and Coby (4). He plays golf and is an avid Alabama football fan. 


Craig Best joined JIC in October of 1999 after serving 10 years in the US Air Force and working in sales for Sewell Cadillac in Dallas, Texas. Married to Melinda (a southern belle from Mississippi), he loves his daughter Samantha, enjoys swimming, Golf and spending time with his friends.


Mike Deviney came to JIC in February of 2005 after having spent most of his working life in the fashion industry.  He and Kathy, his wife of 32 years, spend most of their off time working around their 106 year old house in the Hattiesburg Historic Neighborhood. That as well as grandchildren fill their days.


Ashley Bass has been with the company as Office Manager since April of 1999.  She has a degree in Banking and Finance from The University of Southern Mississippi.  She and her husband, Paul a local banker, also live in the Hattiesburg Historic Neighborhhood and are enjoying renovating an almost hundred year old house.  Although they have no children at this time, they are anxious to start a family.