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Barham goes to Fountain

Benjie Barham, EDFP, formerly at the Hinds County Economic Development Authority, has been named director of business development at Fountain Construction Company Inc. in Jackson after 18 years in economic development on the state and local level. A Meridian native, Barham is a graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi with a bachelor’s degree in journalism/public relations and marketing. He completed the Economic Development Institute from the University of Oklahoma and the Community Development Institute from the University of Central Arkansas. He also is an Economic Development Finance Professional through the National Development Council.

He serves in several civic, chamber and volunteer organizations in metro Jackson.

Barham resides in Clinton with his wife, Pam, and their three children, Benjamin, Brennan and Barrett.

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