Meet the Owners
Bruce Insley - Owner
Bruce has been a long time Harley-Davidson® enthusiast, with over 43 years in the saddle. Yes, Bruce has been riding since he was just 2 years old. Bruce brings with him a wealth of knowledge and hands on expertise: with over 25 years of retail sales and management experience, 15 years as a Service Manager at a Harley-Davidson® store, 4 years as General Manager at the Bradford Street location of Barrie Harley-Davidson® and the co-owner of Barrie Harley-Davidson® since1997. Currently Bruce is learning how to be semi-retired and ride more often, however; he is often seen throughout the store or completing walk arounds for the latest members of the Harley-Davidson® family.
"I can't, and don't ever want to, quit riding and working with motorcycles and Harley-Davidson® in particular. I have the good fortune to work with the best people, and the best motorcycles in the world."
Kate Insley - General Manager
Brings a different expertise to Barrie Harley-Davidson® with over 35 years experience in corporate management specializing in financial areas. Kate has been actively involved with Barrie Harley-Davidson® since 1997 as a 'volunteer' spouse. Kate has been the General Manager since 2006, and has taken on the roll of co-owner of Barrie Harley-Davidson® since 2008 . In the riding months, you won't find Kate in her office as she participates in the numerous charity rides and events that Barrie Harley-Davidson® supports throughout the year. You can contact Kate at 705 728-5322 ext 110 or email@example.com.
Kate too has been a long time Harley-Davidson® enthusiast with over 22 years on a motorcycle; 6 years as a passenger and over 16 years as a rider. After surviving 3 bouts of cancer, the stress management that Kate's life demanded was found in the form of a Harley-Davidson®. "Whether I'm riding solo enjoying the independence or with fellow H.O.G. ® members sharing the camaraderie, my life is much fuller and more rewarding on a Harley-Davidson® motorcycle."