Foreign-funded interest groups are polluting Canadian politics - one protest at a time. Listen to Suits and Boots founder Rick Peterson & CKNW 980’s Lynda Steele discuss the ways in which overseas interests are working to landlock Canada’s interests. (more…)
We have received fantastic engagement on the launch of our resource community outreach program! Last night, our founder Rick Peterson was interviewed by Alex Pierson of 640 am Global Radio in Toronto about the "snake pit" of US-funded groups that are choking Canada's resource sector. Click on the link to check out the interview --> On Point with Alex Pierson.
A Greenpeace publicity stunt high in the air off of the Ironworkers’ Memorial Bridge in Vancouver last week has helped kick-start a Suits and Boots pro-resource ground campaign across British Columbia. “We’ve been overwhelmed with messages and donations from everyday people who want to help us fight back against the antics of these clowns hanging from the bridge last week,” said Suits and Boots founder and Edmonton businessman Rick Peterson. (more…) read more >>
JUNE 16, 2018 As published on the Vancouver Sun website. Direct article link here. The B.C. government is currently driving a runaway electoral reform train that threatens to push the interests of moderate voters aside in favour of fringe voices, and completely derail the province’s economy. Those of us who support responsible resource investing in B.C. and across Canada are watching in horror and doing everything we can to stop this B.C. electoral reform train in its tracks. B.C. residents will be asked to vote this fall on whether they’d like to keep the current first-past-the-post (FPTP) electoral system or pick… read more >>
Cheam First Nations Chief Ernie Crey on Saturday called on resource supporters at a Suits and Boots rally in Langley, BC, to stand up and be heard against the “pasta and latté row crowd” trying to block the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline and other resource projects. Crey said the foreign-funded opponents of the Trans Mountain and other resource projects have dominated the news because they were “first out of the gates” and were successful in getting large turnouts at demonstrations. (more…) read more >>
Five resource rallies across British Columbia in support of Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline are set to kick-off together at 11:30 am on Saturday, marking the largest pro-resource rally ever to be held in Canada. “With five days to go before the Kinder Morgan May 31st deadline, this grassroots effort across the province speaks volumes about the support for the pipeline and for the resource industry as a whole,” said Suits and Boots founder Rick Peterson. Suits and Boots is the newest voice of grassroots support of the resource sector in Canada. It is composed of individual professionals from the investment industry… read more >>
A fourth resource rally has been announced for May 26th in British Columbia as a show of support for Kinder Morgan’s TransMountain pipeline. The Deputy Mayor of Telkwa, Brad Layton, will be leading a newly formed “Responsible Resource Development North West” group on a convoy rally of cars and industrial vehicles on a 32-kilometre route through Smithers and Telkwa and returning to Smithers. “We are setting things up for the long haul as the silent majority needs to start being represented,” said Mr. Layton, about the RRDNW launch. “So in that direction, we are starting a society and going to start… read more >>
BNN Bloomberg had us in for an interview discussing our organization, and our mission to speak up for responsible resource development in Canada. Full Link to the article here.
Suits and Boots founder Rick Peterson announced today that Wildhorse Capital Partners of Calgary has been named lead sponsor of a May 26thresource rally in Langley, BC. “We’re thrilled that Wildhorse stepped up to the plate on their own and wrote a cheque to help support our rally in Langley,” said Peterson. “This is a brand new merchant banking boutique in Calgary, and for the partners to commit their own funds in support of our event speaks volumes about their character and their dedication to this cause.” Co-founders Joshua Mann and Chris Fenn launched Wildhorse last August. The company offers… read more >>
Suits and Boots announced today it will stage its first-ever resource rally in Langley, BC on Saturday, May 26th . This rally will be part of a simultaneous, grassroots effort across BC involving similar groups that organizers say will produce the largest and broadest resource rally ever held in Canada. The Suits and Boots rally will take place from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm on Saturday, May 26th in the large parking lot behind the historical Milner Chapel at 6710-216 St. in Langley, BC. The event will take place five days before the May 31st deadline set out by Kinder Morgan to decide whether it will… read more >>