President and COO, Jones Companies, LLC
Jonathan Duhon is President and Chief Operating Officer of Jones Companies, which was founded in 1949. Jones Companies is a group of 12 privately owned entities that operate in 42 states across the country, serving in a variety of industries from recycling to pipeline services. Jonathan leads and directs the internal operational activities of the organization in accordance with the core values and purpose statement established by the Chief Executive Officer and members of the executive and leadership team of Jones Companies.
Jonathan also actively participates in the development of organizational goals that cover operations, personnel, financial performance, and growth of the business through mergers and acquisitions.
Jonathan is a graduate of The University of Mississippi where he received a bachelor's degree in accounting as well as a master’s degree in taxation. Immediately following graduation, Jonathan joined the KPMG team as an Audit Associate for the greater Memphis area. During his tenure at KPMG, Jonathan became a Certified Public Accountant. Jonathan later relocated to the Hattiesburg area and joined Jones Companies, Inc. as the CFO.
After six years with Jones, Jonathan was promoted to President and COO where he currently leads more than 500 employees.