Cornelius Town Commissioner to File for NC House 98
Cornelius, NC – December 18, 2013 – John R. Bradford, III announced today the formation of The John R. Bradford, III Committee, a candidate committee for the purposes of running for the North Carolina House of Representatives, NCH-98.
“The past few years the people of northern Mecklenburg have been fortunate to have the strong pro-business leadership of Speaker Thom Tillis. It is imperative that we keep a representative in Raleigh that understands first-hand how businesses operate so we can build a strong economy for the future of our County, Towns and State” Bradford said in announcing his endorsements and campaign committee. “My endorsements by these Elected Officials speak for themselves and the formation of this committee is the first step in the process of becoming an official candidate. I will hold a formal announcement early next year along with my family and members of my campaign steering committee.”
John was first elected to public office in 2011 as a Cornelius Town Commissioner and was re-elected in 2013. He is the CEO of Park Avenue Properties; a Cornelius based company. He has been recognized by the Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce as the Most Business Friendly Cornelius Town Commissioner and Business Person of the Year. He is active in numerous business and community service organizations. John has been married to his wife, Shea Bradford, for 13 years and they have four children, ages 10, 8, 6 and 6.
Elected Officials Endorsing John R. Bradford, III:
NC Senator Jeff Tarte
Cornelius Mayor Pro-Tem Woody Washam
Cornelius Commissioner Dave Gilroy
Cornelius Commissioner Jim Duke
Huntersville Commissioner Danny Phillips
Former Charlotte Mayoral Candidate & City Council Member Edwin B. Peacock, III
Former Cornelius Commissioner Jim Bensman
Former Cornelius Commissioner Jeff Hare
Former Cornelius Commissioner Bruce Trimbur
Former Cornelius Mayor Gary Knox