Concrete Solutions by Jimmy Hickman and Son, was founded by James Ray Hickman Sr., James Sr is the oldest of 10 children. James Sr's father realized his son's ability for the trade, passed it on to his oldest son where he took his training and began working on his own. When James Sr. began his family in 1981 was forced to put his business aside and began working in the public sector for many years. He was employed with RJReynolds Tobacco from 1980 until a major lay-off in 1989. Shortly after that he was employed at Westinghouse from 1991 until a lay-off in 2004, he never gave up on his passion he continued Construction work for co-workers and other customers who need projects completed. With Father, uncles and brothers in the Cement/Construction business. Mr. Hickman passed his trade onto son, James Jr, Graduated from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University with a Bachelors in Construction Management. He formally worked for an ENR top 20 ranked General Contractor and has returned to bring fresh ideas to his fathers company
" I have always had a love for construction and the ability to take peoples visions and making them a reality. Started working with my father at the age of 9. I have done everything from cleaning tools to running my own company."
- James Ray Hickman Sr