07 Mar John Bohn
John Bohn (1920-2014)
began to build the foundations of his legacy in 1949, when he founded the first business entity in a series of companies that would later make up The Bradmore Group (TBG). Over the years, John continued to form numerous partnerships and corporations, all of which focused on purchasing real estate investments in Southern California.
Originally from Centralia, Illinois, John resided in Santa Monica continuously since 1936. After graduating from Santa Monica High School, he attended the University of California, Los Angeles. John’s dedication to the City of Santa Monica was evident throughout his career: he served as a Santa Monica City Councilman, a President of the Rotary Club of Santa Monica, a President of the Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce, and also as an active member of the Santa Monica Planning Commission. Overall, John was an esteemed community leader and philanthropist.
John and his wife June were the proud parents of four sons and six grandchildren. Of his sons, David and Mark continue to grow TBG as executives of the company.