Our mission is to provide world-class services and products to our clients, surpassing all expectations of the client-service relationship.
Founded in 2001 by James Benham, father Jim Benham, and classmate Sebastian Costa, JBKnowledge, Inc. has offices across the western hemisphere and is headquartered in Bryan/College Station, TX. Our team of over 70 professionals, from strategy consultants to software developers to graphic designers, develop innovative, high quality IT solutions for construction and insurance small, medium and large enterprises in the United States, Canada, Caribbean and Middle East.
We specialize in information technology solutions for the insurance, risk management, and commercial construction industries. From America’s largest independent third party administrator (TPA) to the largest construction company in the Persian Gulf, our clients are changing the world, and we build the technology to support their efforts.
As a founding member of the Construction Open Software Alliance, we are proud to partner with many other software solution providers to streamline the user experience for our clients. We believe open application standards facilitate integration and ease of use for the end user. Visit the COSA website to learn more.
We are active members of the following organizations:
> American Society of Professional Estimators
> Pacific Association of Quantity Surveyors
> Construction Writers Association
> Construction Industry Advisory Council at Texas A&M University
Co-Founder and President James Benham has been developing information technology since the age of 11 and running a business since the age of 14. James received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting in 2001 and a Master of Science in Management Information Systems in 2002 from Texas A&M University and also serves as a City Councilman for Bryan/College Station. James speaks around the US and Canada on the future of information technology and business. Learn more at jamesbenham.com
Executive Vice President
Co-Founder and Executive Vice President James T. “Jim” Benham has owned and led five companies over the past thirty two years. He brings his experience with manufacturing and service companies, along with extensive financial planning and management skills, to the JBKnowledge team. Jim received his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Louisiana State University in 1965.
Vice President of Operations
Sebastian and James met in high school computer class and co-founded JBKnowledge with the help of James’ dad in their final year of university. Sebastian has been critical to JBKnowledge’s development and growth as an organization by leading the team of developers and designers behind the services and products. Currently in charge of all programming and development operations, Sebastian received his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Nicholls State University in 2001.