Advisory: Announcement event for Jerry Kroll campaign for Vancouver-Mount Pleasant tomorrow

January 03, 2017

VANCOUVER B.C. – Jerry Kroll, B.C. Green Party candidate for Vancouver-Mount Pleasant, will formally announce his candidacy tomorrow afternoon. Kroll is President and CEO of ElectraMeccanica Vehicles Corp, which will begin mass production of one-person electric commuter cars for delivery this year. Party leader Andrew Weaver and other Metro Vancouver candidates will be in attendance for his announcement.

WHEN: Wed. Jan. 4, 2017 at 3:00pm

WHERE: Jerry Kroll campaign office – unit 105, Kingsgate Mall (370 Broadway E, Vancouver)

In attendance:


  • Andrew Weaver, B.C. Green Party leader (Gordon Head-Oak Bay)

  • Jonina Campbell, New Westminster School Board trustee and former chair, and teacher (New Westminster)

  • Joe Keithley, musician (Burnaby-Lougheed)

  • Rick McGowan, teacher and founder of Metrotown Residents’ Association (Burnaby-Deer Lake)

  • Ellisa Calder, information technology consultant (Vancouver-Kingsway)

  • Peter Tam, computer science engineer and entrepreneur (Maple Ridge-Mission)

Members seeking nomination

  • Roy Sakata, former teacher and principal (Richmond-Steveston)

  • Janet Fraser, former Vancouver School Board trustee and teacher (Vancouver-Langara)

The party will also formally announce the candidacies of Joshua Johnson (North Vancouver-Seymour) and James Marshall (Vancouver-West End) tomorrow. Both candidates are out-of-country at the moment.

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Media contacts

For Jerry Kroll
Jerry Kroll, candidate for Vancouver-Mount Pleasant
+1 604-687-3088 | [email protected]

For Andrew Weaver
Mat Wright, Press Secretary, Office of Andrew Weaver, MLA
+1 250-216-3382 | [email protected]

For B.C. Green Party
Stefan Jonsson, Director of Communications, B.C. Green Party
+1 888-473-3686 ext. 3 | [email protected]


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