January 20, 2012

Wildrose Announces Candidates in Three Constituencies

Calgary, AB (January 20, 2012): Wildrose is pleased to announce the following candidates:


  • Mr. Blake Pedersen (Medicine Hat)

Blake is originally from a family farm and ranch operation in Southwest Saskatchewan.  He began working with an oilfield supply company in his hometown of Gull Lake in 1985, eventually moving to Medicine Hat in 1994 and it was here he met Angela Kolody – his common law spouse of 15 years. Blake became a co-owner in the oilfield/industrial supply store business and has been an entrepreneur/small business owner since 1999.

  • Mr. James Cole (Calgary-Elbow)

James earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in economics and has worked as an investment professional for 29 years.  He is also treasurer and a director of the Calgary Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Society, an association of over 1,100 financial professionals.  Since 2006, James has lived in Calgary-Elbow with his wife of 16 years and their three children.

  • Mr. Travis Hughes (Spruce Grove-St. Albert)

Born and raised in the Edmonton area, Travis will always call Alberta home.  A Certified Engineering Technologist, he works in the security industry managing large projects and providing innovative solutions to clients.  What drives Travis the most though is family, especially his wife and daughter.  He is devoted to ensuring that their future in Alberta is bright. Wildrose stands for free enterprise, less government, increased personal freedom and democracy. -  30 -


Get Wildrose Party Updates