Express Employment’s Clydesdales return to Calgary Stampede
Hiring franchise system Express Employment Professionals'
Clydesdales are appearing at this year's Calgary Stampede, working
with Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) of Southern
During the parade on July 3, the team of Clydesdales pulled a
family currently staying at a Ronald McDonald House in a stagecoach
accompanied by Express CEO Bob Funk. They will also appear nightly
as part of the grandstand performances until July 12.
In 2011, Funk and the Clydesdales were honoured to escort the
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, William and Catherine, to kick off
the stampede. The team also won the 2013 World Champion Six Horse
The Clydesdales act as ambassadors for Express Employment
Professionals and help raise funds for Children's Miracle Network
Hospitals. Funk and the team have also participated in the Macy's
Thanksgiving Day and Kentucky Derby Pegasus Parades.