Barton began his professional career in the commercial construction industry, eventually owning his own company. He joined CDR Global in 2008 as the company’s call center manager. Shortly after in 2009, he moved into a sales role. In 2013, he accepted the position as sales manager. In 2018, Barton was named CDR Global’s chief operating officer. As COO, Barton oversees the company’s day-to-day operations.