The man behind the fireworks
Rob Kowalyshyn offers up annual fireworks show to bring community together
Tuesday, Dec 31, 2013 06:00 am
What's your favourite movie? “Top Gun.”
When you were still a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?
“As a kid I always wanted to be a forest ranger.”
What do you consider your greatest accomplishment? “Fire services 100th anniversary tribute fireworks display in 2010 and Alberta Hunter of the Year 1997.”
Do you have any superstitions?
“Not superstitious at all.”
“Waaay too many to mention.”
What do you want to see on your tombstone?
“Hey! I'm not done yet! Hello? Hello?”
If you could change anything, what would it be?
“I would like to see our senior citizens live better, especially those who do not have any excess funds for travel and such. And then there is the third finger on my left hand, damn thing freezes all the time even in summer. Tried eBay, Kijiji and no luck.”
Rolling Stones or Beatles?
“Sorry, don't care much for the Beatles or the Stones but some old Rush or Boston gets it going for me. Of course, I had a thing for Terri Clarke but she's got better things to do.”