John Boggs is the President & CEO of John Boggs & Associates (JBA Sports), a full-service Athlete Representation & Sports Marketing company which focuses exclusively on baseball.
Based in San Diego, CA, Boggs has been representing Athletes and Field Managers in baseball for over 35 years. He and his company have negotiated over $900M in playing contracts and marketing deals.
The prestigious JBA client list has included: Hall of Famers Tony Gwynn, Alan Trammel and Paul Molitor, Dodgers’ Manager Dave Roberts, plus Ichiro Suzuki, Cole Hamels, Trevor Williams and Adrian Gonzalez, to name just a few.
A graduate of American University in Washington, D.C., John’s career in the athlete representation business began in 1983 when he was Vice President of Garvey Marketing Group, a sports marketing company founded by former Dodger and Padre great, Steve Garvey. After a successful tenure at Garvey Marketing Group, John left in 1986 to form JBA.
John also has a commitment to charitable endeavors. He is on the Board of Directors for the TAG Foundation (Tony and Alicia Gwynn Foundation), which provides funding for several charitable institutions that care for children in the San Diego area who have been abused or are seriously ill.
John is also a Champion level member of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. John’s support helps to ensure that the Hall of Fame will continue to preserve baseball’s priceless treasures, share the rich history of our National Pastime with generations of baseball fans, and reach more than 10-million school children through their education programs.
Personally, John is married to Mary Boggs and has two children, Katie and Steven.
Be sure to join Mick and Mook on July 6th for this highly anticipated interview with one of baseball’s great businessmen.