Mitch Cox Construction, Inc. is a general contractor with over 40 years of experience having successfully constructed over one million square feet of retail, office, health care, industrial, warehouse, hospitality, and residential communities. Our unlimited license and experience allows us to undertake the responsibility of projects of any size from small single projects to multiphase developments. Our team of professionals provides our clients with leadership and experience that ensures effective communication, quality, safety, timeliness, and financial success in every project.
Mitch Cox Construction, Inc. maintains an unlimited general contracting license in Tennessee, North Carolina, and Virginia.
Meet Our Construction Team
Ben Dutton is the President of Construction and Development. Ben brings over 20 years of experience in real estate development and construction and holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and a master’s degree in business administration.
Ben is a highly experienced, successful, and well-regarded business leader. Previously, Ben’s career took him from Phoenix, Arizona, where he served as a Division Executive for a large national homebuilder, to Alberta, Canada, where he served as the CEO of a large privately held General Contractor, and then COO of a privately held Real Estate development company.
Over the course of his career, Ben has overseen the development and/or construction of over $1.5 billion in real estate assets, from single family homes to conventional apartment complexes to mixed use high-rise developments. The combination of his experience, culture, and drive makes him an ideal fit for Mitch Cox Companies next stages of growth.
In keeping with the mission of Mitch Cox Companies, Ben is active in the communities in which he lives, serving on boards including the United Way, UDI, YPO, Little Warriors and the Fort McMurray Airport Authority.
Ben, along with his wife Brandy and two children have lived in Johnson City since 2020 and have made it their permanent residence since 2022.
In March of 2014, Daniel Lewis joined Mitch Cox Construction as a project manager over the company's growing multifamily division. In this role, he oversees five multifamily sites including Boone Ridge Townhomes, Pickens Bridge Village, Villas at Lavinder Lane, Villas at River Bend, and Villas at Island Road. His duties include but are not limited to purchasing materials, scheduling subcontractors and vendors, coordinating superintendents, managing bids, and analyzing project costs.
Daniel specializes in BuilderTrend software, a web-based home builder software to optimize communication between the builders, their customers, vendors, and subcontractors.
Born and raised in Elizabethton, Daniel attended ETSU before pursuing a 14-year career working for himself as a Tennessee State licensed contractor building custom and spec homes, subdivisions, and apartments. Also, Daniel owns a 300-unit storage facility in Elizabethton. Daniel and his wife have two children. He enjoys riding motorcycles, going to the lake and traveling with family.
Daniel's office is located onsite at Boone Ridge Townhomes. His phone number is 423-895-0032 and his email is firstname.lastname@example.org.
With over thirty years of experience as an architect, Mike has managed the architectural division of Mitch Cox Companies for more than ten years. Prior to joining with Mitch Cox, Mike owned and operated an architectural firm for twelve years. He has provided architectural services throughout the entire southern region.
Mike holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from the University of Tennessee School of Architecture. He specializes in the design and construction of general and professional office spaces, medical offices and clinics, retail and commercial centers, industrial and warehouse buildings, hospitality and institutional facilities, and residential projects.
He is a member of Central Baptist Church where he serves on the building and grounds committee and assists with children in Sunday School. He is a past member of the Board of Directors for the Hospital Guest House. He is also a former member and Vice Chairman of the Town of Jonesborough Historic Zoning Commission.
Mike resides in Johnson City with his wife, Vicki, and has two married daughters
Jeremiah has worked with Mitch Cox Construction since May 2014. He has 21 years of total construction experience. He spent 6 of those in residential construction, 7 years in commercial construction supervision, and 8 years in commercial construction project management.
Jeremiah lives in Church Hill, TN with his wife, Janie, and their 3 children. He can often be found spending quality time with his family in rural Tennessee. A true outdoorsman, Jeremiah also enjoys mountain biking, hunting, and fishing.
Tim joined Mitch Cox Companies in April 2018 to become a team member with the multifamily construction department. Tim studied architecture and design and graduated from East Tennessee State University from the construction engineering program.
Tim met his wife Heather in college and has enjoyed living and working in east Tennessee since that time. He has worked for an aluminum storefront contractor in Kingsport, an interior design firm and a granite countertop manufacturer in Johnson City.
Tim brings his experience to Mitch Cox Multifamily to help build developments where individuals and families can enjoy living and creating a home in an attractive and thoughtfully planned community.
When he’s not working, Tim enjoys mountain biking, live music events with his wife and encouraging his two sons to discover and use their talents to serve others.
Whether we are serving as a general contractor or acting as construction management, our top priority is our clients. Our goal is to provide quality construction solutions at a competitive price and build lasting relationships.
Mitch Cox Construction specializes in the design and development of mid to upper-market multi-family projects. Our in-house team of experts manage the entire build process, from raw land to completion, ensuring a quality product is delivered within budget and on time.
We partner with the best Subcontractors in the industry to deliver our clients a consistent quality product. Follow the link to access our Subcontractor/Vendor Management Forms.
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2304 Silverdale Drive, Ste. 200
Johnson City, TN 37601
P (423) 282-6582
F (423) 282-5903
Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
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