Kerry Colborne is a proud Canadian, a successful Oakville businesswoman and an experienced leader. She has 16 years’ experience as a senior executive, working internationally for Fortune 100 companies. Kerry moved to Oakville in 1998 and for the past 10 years has owned and operated her own small business here.
Having lived in 3 provinces, she has a strong understanding of both eastern and western Canada, as well as an in depth knowledge of what is important to the residents of Oakville and how best to represent us in Ottawa.
- Oakville Chamber of Commerce
Two terms as Chair of the Board, Director 10 years
- Oakville Awards for Business Excellence
Judge 12 years, Committee Chair 15 years
- Oakville Arts Council
Director and Treasurer 5 years
- Town of Oakville Heritage Advisory Committee
Member 9 years
- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
Volunteer 4 years
Learn more about Kerry by listening to the Oakville Chamber of Commerce podcast with Kerry Colborne, Force 10 Capital Management Inc.
Owner – Force 10 Capital Management Inc.
A mortgage brokerage specializing in private financing of residential and commercial real estate. First established in 2007 and accredited as a brokerage in 2016 (Licence # 12799).
Business Development Bank of Canada
Senior Account Manager
Merial New Zealand
General Manager (Country Manager) and managed a team of 41 people.
Merial (France and then USA)
Global Marketing Director. Managed an existing portfolio of $225 million (US) and developed strategy for new therapeutic areas.
Aventis (Rhone Poulenc and Hoechst merger)
Head of Marketing and managed a team of 13 with a marketing budget of $13 million and $250 million (CAD) in revenues.
Rhone Poulenc Canada Inc.
Marketing Manager and managed a team of 3 with a marketing budget of $6.5 million and revenues of $50 million (CAD).
Kerry’s love for Canada began when she was growing up in Western Canada. Community involvement and helping others were cornerstones in her life as a young person.
Since moving to Oakville over 25 years ago Kerry has continued to demonstrate her commitment as a business leader and as a volunteer.
Kerry is recognized throughout Oakville as a person of great integrity, strong ethics and values that makes a difference.She is passionate about helping make her community better. In recognition of her outstanding community service and volunteerism in Oakville, the Rotary Club of Oakville West honored her as a Paul Harris Fellow.
Kerry is now determined to bring her high energy and commitment to help her hometown and her country in a bigger way. That’s why she is asking for your support in her campaign to become the next Federal Conservative
Candidate for Oakville.
Kerry is adamant that the Liberals and their disastrous policies are destroying our great country.
“Canadians have lost trust and faith in today’s government. The repeated scandals, out of control spending, deteriorating international relations, violent crime and ineffective policies are unacceptable. Canadians deserve better for our future in Oakville and Canada.”
– Kerry Colborne