New Jersey Team
JOE LARGE, LEED GA
EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT
A Guardian employee since 2010, Joe brings 25+ years of expertise in Real Estate Development, Management, Facility Management, Building System Administration and Practical Mechanical Engineering. During his tenure with Guardian, Joe has continuously honed his facility services skills, by turning his focus from an end user perspective to that of a service provider. Joe is an industry thought leader and has earned his reputation for delivering on his promises.
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT
Jonathan Kessler joined Guardian in 2014 and is responsible for strategic implementation, driving revenue, and growth for the company. In addition he oversees New Jersey and New England operations. Jonathan is a senior executive with over 19 years’ experience in operation platforms, sales strategies and tactics that deliver revenue growth.
Jeff brings over 10 years of building management experience, so he understand the level of service that is expected from service providers to each building. Jeff is another point of contact for management to ensure quality professional service is being delivered to each and every client.
RICHARD A. LIFRIERI
SENIOR REGIONAL DIRECTOR, OPERATIONS
Over 22 years of management and professional experience achieving success in multiple functional areas within the Operations & Management divisions of multiple fortune 500 & 100 firms. Solid background in finance, marketing, sales, analytics, project management and procurement. Demonstrated ability in leading through change, implementing innovative solutions, and building strong partnerships with customers and senior leaders to achieve results.
Vito has over 30+ years field experience and he is responsible for developing and implementing plans to maintain property, equipment, grounds and other assets in a safe and acceptable state of repair. Vito sets guidelines e.g., protocols, policies and procedures for the use and maintenance of tools, equipment and vehicles. Additionally, he actively participate in energy conservation programs.