Mr. Barton’s career has been dedicated to the education market, with a focus on Career and Technical Education, standards development, and high-stakes examinations. With Precision Exams, and throughout his career, he has always found success by treating each customer as a valued partner in a straight-forward, honest, and mutually beneficial approach.
Prior to founding Precision Exams, Mr. Barton was the CEO and co-owner of ProCert Labs, an education standards and curriculum alignment and validation organization. While there, Mr. Barton ran a project that gathered and mapped all 50 state standards together for Kindergarten through 12th grade Math, Sciences, Language Arts, and Health curriculums.
Mr. Barton has worked as a senior director with Certiport, Inc., where he directed client-related activities for sponsoring organizations such as Adobe, Autodesk, Intuit, and Microsoft; drove world-wide Authorized Courseware programs working with major publishers; and directed North American Sales. He has also worked as Executive Director of Kids Voting Utah; Business Development Consultant for Genesis Laboratories; and as a testing and education marketing consultant.
Edson Barton enjoys camping with his wonderful wife and four children in Utah’s beautiful high mountains, scenic red rock valleys, and amazing desert landscapes.