Ross Barton – Vice President/General Manager

Ross Barton was born in Lancaster, California, and went to to school in Oxnard, California. Ross continued on with his education attending Antelope Valley Community College where he received his AA degree, and then went on to San Diego State College.

In 2002, Ross married Tina and became a blended family with four children, Dustin, Kassie, Jaime, and Tyler, and are devoted grandparents to nine grandchildren.

Ross has had a varied career in the landscape and nursery tools and suppies:

  • Self-employed 1980-1997 for Ace Sales and Services
  • Manager- Howard Landscape and Nursery 1998-2002

In 2003, Ross founded Guardian Management Company, and became its Vice President/General Manager in 2011.

If you were to visit the office, you would see that Ross’s hobbies are fishing, hunting, family, travel, and fishing. Yes, he likes fishing that much…lol.

Ross’s business philosophy-

Surround yourself with the right people and offer “service beyond your expectations”.