About Dixon Construction
Jason Cloninger, President of Dixon Construction and Realty, is a graduate of Appalachian State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Technology with a concentration in Construction and a minor in Business.
In 2013 he was appointed to the Catawba Valley Home Builders Association Board of Directors.
In 2012 he was awarded an Excellence in Remodeling Award by Catawba County Remodeling Association.
In 2010 he was appointed to the Catawba County Planning Board Subdivision Review Committee, and is currently serving his second term in that position.
Jason is focused on Green Construction and in 2009 was awarded the distinction of NAHB Certified Green Building Professional, and he received a lead-based paint remediation license.
Before coming to work with Dixon Construction, he developed his skills for managing construction projects for large home builders. He competed in the Greensboro Parade of Homes in 2006 with a luxury home he both designed and built, and won "Gold" in the competition.
Jason also won a number of awards such as Builder of the Month in 2005 for the most homes built on budget, on schedule, with 100% customer satisfaction for DR Horton, one of the largest home builders in the country, and a Fortune 500 company.
Jason is a licensed General Contractor and Realtor.
Tom Dixon, Founder of Dixon Construction and Realty, graduated from NC State with a BA in Animal Science and Agricultural Economics. After two years in the Army, he assumed a loan officer position with the Farmers Home Administration. Working nearly 40 years as the Catawba County Supervisor for USDA, and FMHA, he facilitated providing funds to build homes, to buy, develop and operate farms. Other funding projects included funding fire stations, child care/senior care facilities, water and sewer systems, various other public projects and business loans. Each project or loan maintained or created jobs.
Tom served twelve years as Chairperson of the Newton Planning Board, six years on the Catawba County Economic Development Corporation Board, and four years on the Newton City Council. He has an active role in serving his community promoting housing and economic development.
Tom is a licensed General Contractor and Realtor.
The Dixon Construction company specializes in new construction of custom and spec built homes, as well as remodeling, rehab, and expansion of existing homes.
All new construction is energy efficient Energy Star Certified. Dixon Construction , Inc. has been a Energy Star Partner for the last 10 years.
In 2009 they became HAHB Certified Green building Professionals.
Currently they are members of the Hickory Catawba-Valley Home Builders Association and Catawba Valley Board of Realtors.