"Giving back to our communities is intrinsic to the corporate culture at Guarantee. That is why we contribute to scores of organizations that improve housing, commerce, education, health and quality of life in the Central San Joaquin Valley. We believe it is not only important to support charitable and civic organizations with dollars, but also with our time. That's why members of the Guarantee staff volunteer our time and talent whenever possible."
Paul Gibson has been Co-Chairman of Guarantee Real Estate since the January 2013 acquisition of the company by HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate. Prior to that he was Owner/Broker of Guarantee Real Estate and Home Loans for 22 years. A native of Los Angeles, California, Gibson earned a BA from Stanford University and an MBA from UCLA before moving to Fresno. Gibson’s previous careers an educator and commercial banker helped evolve his interest in owning the Guarantee Corporations.
Guarantee was originally founded in 1919 by a group of investors which included his wife’s grandfather. For nearly 90 years the companies have helped residents of the greater Fresno area realize the dream of home ownership. Gibson takes pride that Guarantee is deeply rooted in the community, has proven market strength, experienced leadership and contagious professionalism.
In the Fresno community, Gibson has served on the boards of the Fresno Metropolitan Museum, and the North Fresno Rotary Club. In 2013 California's Governor, Jerry Brown, appointed Gibson to the Board of the San Joaquin River Conservancy. In addition, he is an enthusiastic supporter of the Guarantee Goodwill Network.
Gibson is married to Joan Eaton and together they have 3 daughters.