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John Adcock currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Adcock Properties, a property development company founded in 1967 by John’s father, Jesse O. Adcock. John has been a part of the company since 2003, when he started his career as a property manager in Biloxi, MS.

Since joining Adcock Properties, John has been actively involved in every aspect of multifamily management and ownership. In his time leading up to becoming CEO, John grew the company by creating new management policies and strategies as well as hiring new personnel to help stimulate growth.

Fast-forward 16 years and John has developed an expertise in value-add and extensive renovation projects. His success has culminated in over $100 million in multifamily transactions, and he is now the owner and CEO of multiple businesses specializing in property management, real estate, and construction.

John Adcock

Ben Pierce currently serves as the Executive Vice President and the Director of Business Development for Adcock Properties. His responsibilities include vetting prospective properties for purchase, designating properties to be sold, and sourcing potential capital for future investments.After graduating from the University of Mississippi with a degree in Business Administration, Ben began his career in medical sales.

After two years with Specialty Medical Supply, Ben began his own medical supply company. After selling out his ownership interest in Total Healthcare Solutions in 2007, Ben attended the Arrhythmia Technologies Institute in Greenville, South Carolina and received his Certificate of proficiency in cardiac rhythm management devices. He then began his career as a Sales Representative for Boston Scientific in their Cardiac Rhythm Management Division in Gulfport, Mississippi. He eventually took over the North Mississippi Territory where he was recognized nationally as a Triple Crown Winner twice (above quota in Brady, Tachy, and heart failure products), a Tour de Force Winner in 2015 (achieving the Triple Crown in back to back years), and 2015 Presidents Club winner (Top 1% of sales nationally) for that company.

After 9 years with Boston Scientific, Ben and his wife, Jennifer Adcock Pierce, moved home to Hattiesburg for him to join the Adcock Properties Team and work alongside his brother in law, John Adcock.

Ben Pierce

Jennifer Pierce currently serves as Head of Residential Development for Adcock Properties, her family’s company. Jennifer earned her Bachelor of the Arts degree in Speech Communication from the University of Southern Mississippi, and her Juris Doctor from the University of Mississippi School of Law. After graduation, Jennifer moved back to Hattiesburg to work alongside her father and her brother where she fell in love with real estate. Jennifer began working in the home office in Hattiesburg with her focus being operations on the multi-family side of the business. Jennifer earned her real estate license, and moved to Oxford to marry her husband, Ben. Jennifer was always hopeful that she could one day help with the family business again. So when the opportunity arose for her and Ben to return home and both be involved they jumped at the chance. Jennifer is now in charge of lot selection and house design for all residential projects performed by JWA Construction.

Jennifer Pierce