A native of the Milwaukee area, Lloyd Pettit went on to become a Hall of Fame hockey announcer for the Chicago Blackhawks. After retiring as an announcer, Pettit married Jane Bradley and together they ran the Milwaukee Admirals and sponsored The Bradley Center. While hockey was his first love, Pettit was active in the broadcasting and sponsorship of several other sports throughout his career
Jane Bradley Pettit had a huge impact on sports, the arts and other civic and charitable causes in Milwaukee and Wisconsin.
Jane also gave millions of dollars to causes throughout the state, often anonymously or through the Bradley Foundation.