Ian Gardeck Joins Arizona’s Most Respected Name In Real Estate
Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty, Arizona’s leader in the luxury market, is pleased to announce the newest addition to their Camelback Tower office, Ian Gardeck. A former professional baseball player, Gardeck brings his passion, determination, and expertise to the world of real estate after retiring from Major League Baseball.
Gardeck graduated from the University of Alabama with a degree in Business Administration and Management, demonstrating his commitment to excellence both on and off the field. He was a standout player, catching the attention of several Major League teams. Gardeck was drafted by the Chicago White Sox in 2011, the San Francisco Giants in 2012, and the Tampa Bay Rays in 2018, showcasing his talent and versatility as a pitcher.
In addition to his impressive baseball career, Gardeck comes from an athletic family. His brother Dennis, is a prominent player for the Arizona Cardinals, highlighting his dedication to The Valley.
After facing challenges, including overcoming two Tommy John surgeries, Gardeck made the decision to retire from professional baseball in 2020. His retirement has now led him to embark on a new journey in the real estate industry.
“I am thrilled to be joining Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty,” said Gardeck. “I am looking forward to working with some of the top agents in The Valley and joining Arizona’s leading agency in the luxury market. I am ready to start helping our clients achieve their real estate goals.”
Along with Gardeck’s MLB experience, he has also worked in sales, making him an asset to the Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty team. He is committed to providing exceptional service and leveraging his experience to assist clients in finding their dream homes or making strategic real estate investments.