Ross “Buddy” Barton III is a first generation auctioneer from Wooster, Ohio who conducts most of his business in the greater Cleveland, Ohio area. In 2008, he took over as the front man for Rosen and Company Inc. and is now a part owner of the 100 year old auction company. Buddy attended Waltons School of Auctioneering in late 2006 and served an apprenticeship in Wayne and Ashland, Ohio. He also holds a valid real estate license in the State of Ohio that he received in 2007 after attending Hondros College of Business in Cleveland, Oh. He is also a current member of the Ohio Auctioneers Association, The National Auctioneers Association, and The Machinery Dealers National Association. Buddy is very involved in his local community and also conducts numerous Charity and Special Event Auctions for Northeast Ohio local charities including The Lake Erie Monsters at the Quicken Loans Arena. Buddy specializes in Industrial Machinery, construction equipment, commercial real estate and business liquidations. He resides in Wooster, Ohio along with his wife Tammy and two children. Buddy is also enrolled in the Certified Auctioneers Institute program through the NAA which starts in March of 2017. He is also candidate for the NE Ohio director position for the OAA which will be voted on Sunday, January 15th, 2017.