Flatirons, Inc. Mourns the Loss of Past President & C.E.O. Emeritus

JB Guyton


Flatirons, Inc. has been notified of the passing on January 1st, 2021 of Past President & C.E.O. Emeritus John B. Guyton (JB). A memorial service will not be held at this time. As an avid mountain climber and downhill skier he requested that his ashes be spread over the Continental Divide. JB will be greatly missed by his colleagues as he has been a driving force for Flatirons, Inc. over the years and created a solid foundation for the company’s growth. He was a mentor and teacher for many surveyors in Colorado and actively contributed to the community. He believed in people and in creating opportunity for others.

  • Colorado member of the Board of Directors, National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS)

  • Over 41 years of professional experience in Surveying and Mapping, former President of the PLSC

  • Advisor to the Colorado Attorney General's Office regarding questions on standards for registered surveyors and boundary survey law

  • Expert witness in court cases involving boundary and title disputes

  • Board Member and Speaker, GIS in the Rockies

  • Contributor to the state licensing examination process for Land Surveyor licensure

  • Colorado Representative & Board Member, Western Federation of Professional Surveyors

  • Surveying highest point in North America - Summit of Mount McKinley