Gary began his professional career as the co-founder of Mid-America Industries, a leading advertising and promotional firm focusing on the insurance industry, which continues to thrive to this day. After moving to Los Angeles and growing his dvertising business, a passion for real estate quickly developed. Gary joined forces with limited partners to develop more than 10 million dollars in profitable housing and commercial development in elite residential California neighborhoods.
In 1995, Gary expanded into the Sarasota market first with Re/Max Intl, then forming Sarasota International Realty Inc., a thriving boutique real estate company. Brey has received numerous awards throughout his remarkable career, including induction into the Re/Max International Hall of Fame. He holds a degree from Michigan State University and attended Wayne State University Law School. Brey specializes in working with the Baby Boomer generation and holds the one of the original certifications of SRES, Seniors Real Estate Specialist.
Gary is a licensed private pilot, an avid follower of Michigan State University, enjoys the beautiful beaches of the West coast of Florida as well as reading, golf and swimming. He has 1 son, Gary II, and his wife Katie and two terrific grandchildren, Spencer and Shane.