Wade is CEO of Kirkwood Group, LLC, a consulting and venture investing firm in Indianapolis. He is also a partner in Howey Politics Indiana, the most comprehensive source of information for public policy, politics and the general assembly in the state of Indiana. Wade was one of No Labels' first State Leaders, and in 2010 he attended the launch event. He was responsible for getting 50 others to attend as well! Along with Kevin Wiley and Brent Sutton, Wade has led efforts in Indiana expanding membership and organizing visits to congressional district and state offices. As one of No Labels' most active volunteer citizen leaders, Wade regularly visits the backoffice and has attended several No Labels Bipartisan Policy Days in Washington. He was also present for No Labels' first Congressional bipartisan working group meetings which No Labels is now referring to as the Problem Solvers Bloc.