Since the early 1990's, Andy Madec has been serving the needs of collectors and investors as a full service dealership. Offering an inventory of the finest sports cards and collectibles in the hobby, the company offer's outright purchases and/or liquidation on collections of all sizes. They have also made an incrdible mark on the hobby by providing an attractive consignment service that gives people an opportunity to maximize on the value of their prized collection, when it's time to sell. Over the past 2 decades, Andy Madec has become known as one of the top dealers in the field of sports collectibles by partnering with collectors to assist them in building some of the hobby's most prized collections.
Featured on numerous nationally syndicated radio talk shows including: Fox's "The Brick," ESPN Talk Radio, Bloomberg's Jerry Azar, Denver Clear Channel KOA's Mike Rosen, Ira Fistell of KABC radio in Los Angeles, The Rick Barry show on KNBR in San Francisco, Trader Speaks Collectors Hour, KABC-TV in Los Angeles, and many others. Andy Madec has also been profiled in such publications as: The San Francisco Chronicle, The Los Angeles Times and The New York Post. In 2006 Andy Madec was interviewed as an expert in his field by David Ellis of CNN Money.com and has appeared on ESPN "The Hot List" with Josh Elliott.
This distinguished Company, a PSA Authorized Dealer, runs bi-monthly auctions, gives quotes sight unseen on graded cards, and offers an extremely attractive consignment service. An interactive website and auction site enables collectors to communicate with the company via e-mail, pursue available items, make "wish list" requests, check on show schedules and keep up to the minute on the company's current offerings.
Among the high grade cards and collectibles that Andy Madec has handled are those of Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Ty Cobb, Honus Wagner, Joe DiMaggio, Mickey Mantle, Ted Williams, Sandy Koufax, Hank Aaron, Roberto Clemente, Knute Rockne, Johnny Unitas, Jim Brown, Bart Starr, Jim Thorpe, Bob Cousy, Bill Russell, Gordie Howe, Bobby Orr, Maurice Richard, and many others. Andy is also regarded as one of the hobby's leading experts on Vintage Photographs in both sports and non-sports subject matter.
A former PSA Grader, Andy is considered one of the Hobby's foremost experts on sports card grading and authentication, as well as being a noted generalist in all facets of the sports collectibles market. Professional, knowledgeable, and confidential service is the foundation on which Andy Madec Sportscards was built. The goal Andy and his staff strive for is to provide the collector with a good experience while proudly maintaining the integrity of their solid reputation. This becomes obvious to anyone who does business with them.