Jobes InsuranceA Mount Vernon insurance agency has earned the highest award from insurance carrier MutualAid eXchange (“MAX”).

Jobes Insurance Agency has been designated a Premier Agency for its commitment to MAX’s fair, faithful and socially responsible values and business practices.

“MAX was built on faith, strong values and service to others,” said David Wine, President and CEO of MAX.  “Jobes Insurance is a great example of the kind of trusted, community minded agency we want to associate with.  We’re proud to call them a partner.”

Ashley Jobes and Steve Wright head the agency.  “We try to be fair to all people even if they aren’t our insureds,” Jobes said.  “We let our clients know they can count on us if things go wrong or need guidance.  MAX is a great Christian based company that fits our agency’s values and beliefs.”

The Jobes Agency is heavily involved in the community.  It belongs to the Chamber of Commerce, is a sponsor for all the Knox County schools, and is a regular contributor to the Elks Christmas for Kids, local sports teams, Knox County Food for the Hungry, the Salvation Army, the Knox County Fairgrounds and other community causes.

To earn the award from MAX, the Jobes Agency met several criteria including:

  • Commitment to the MAX values of:
    • Treating others as you would like to be treated
    • Faith in a higher power, and
    • Doing good in the world.
  • Support for MAX’s Mutual Aid Ministries program that provides emergency grants to communities, families and individuals facing unexpected challenges.
  • Ambitious sales and retention targets.

Jobes Insurance Agency is located at 444 Columbus Road Ste. E, Mount Vernon, OH  43050.  Phone 740-397-2333.  Email:   Website:

MAX is headquartered at 4400 College Boulevard, Suite 250, Overland Park, KS 66211.  Website:

Photo:  Richard Prater, Steve Wright (Owner), Aaron Beeman, Ashley Jobes-White(Owner), Nichole Ball.