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09.29.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Technical Career Path Welcomes More Employees
LAKE FOREST, Ill. Sept. 29, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today announced that five additional employees have been accepted into - or promoted within -- the Company's Technical Career Path curriculum.  The prestigious appointments bring the total to 26 Brunswick product development and engineering (PD&E) employees who are participating in the program.  Joining or advancing within the Technical Career Path since the beginning of 2016, have been the following individuals: Fred Herr... 
09.27.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Public Foundation Awards 2016 Grants
LAKE FOREST, Ill. Sept. 27, 2016 - The Brunswick Public Foundation, a not-for-profit corporation, today announced that five organizations have received a total of $227,000 in charitable grants from the Public Foundation for 2016.  Recipients included (in alphabetical order): Alliance for the Great Lakes, which since 1970, has sought to conserve and restore the world's largest freshwater resource. American Rivers, which since 1973, has worked to protect wild rivers, restore damaged rivers, an... 
09.06.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Awards Scholarships to the Children of Dealership Employees
LAKE FOREST, Ill., Sept. 6, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation's (NYSE: BC) dealer services team, Brunswick Dealer Advantage, and the Brunswick Foundation, recently announced that 28 deserving students of dealer families from both the U.S. and Canada have each been awarded a one-year, $2,000 college scholarship as part of the 2016 Brunswick Foundation Sons and Daughters Scholarship program.  Since 2007, the Brunswick Foundation Sons and Daughters Scholarship Program has recognized students for their... 
08.31.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Completes Acquisition of Germany's Indoor Cycling Group
LAKE FOREST, Ill. Aug. 31, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) today announced it has completed its acquisition of Indoor Cycling Group (ICG), a market leader specializing in the design of indoor cycling equipment.  ICG, based in Nuremburg, Germany, is now part of Life Fitness, a unit of Brunswick. Originally announced in late July, this transaction was recently approved by the German competition authority. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. "This transaction is another step ... 
08.11.16Brunswick Corporation : Lowe® Boats Achieves 2 Million Hours without a Lost Time Accident
Lebanon, Mo. (Aug. 11, 2016) - On July 27, 2016, aluminum boat manufacturer Lowe Boats reached 2,000,000 hours without a single lost time accident. The core team of Lowe hourly employees will begin planning a celebration in honor of reaching this significant milestone. "It's with great pride that I congratulate our team for this accomplishment," said Ben Cast, Lowe Boats president. "The safety and well-being of our employees are certainly our highest concerns. Through a shared c... 
08.11.16Brunswick Corporation : Crestliner Pro John Cox Nets FLW Forrest Wood Cup
OTSEGO, Minn., August 11, 2016 HUNTSVILLE, AL-Crestliner Pro Team angler John Cox fought his way through an impressive line-up of FLW anglers over three days on Wheeler Lake to take home the Forrest Wood Cup on Sunday, Aug. 7, alongside a $300,000 Grand Prize. This is Cox's third career FLW tour win, and his first at FLW Wal-Mart Tour's pinnacle event. After impressive fishing performances Friday and Saturday, Cox stood alone Sunday on the sport's biggest stage to receive his prize -- and make... 
08.10.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Names Haan Vice President - Investor Relations
LAKE FOREST, Ill. Aug. 10, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today announced that Phillip Haan, 38, has been promoted to vice president - investor relations, succeeding Bruce Byots, who is retiring from the Company.  Haan's appointment is effective Aug. 31, and he will report to William L. Metzger, senior vice president and chief financial officer. "Phillip is a highly skilled and talented financial professional who has made significant contributions in various roles within the Compa... 
07.28.16Brunswick Reports Second Quarter Results
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07.19.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Corporation Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
LAKE FOREST, Ill., July 19, 2016 - The board of directors of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today declared a regular quarterly dividend on its common stock of $0.15 per share payable Sept. 15, 2016, to shareholders of record on Aug. 23, 2016.  In October 2015, Brunswick increased the dividend by 20 percent.About BrunswickHeadquartered in Lake Forest, Ill., Brunswick Corporation's  leading consumer brands include Mercury and Mariner outboard engines; Mercury MerCruiser sterndrives and... 
07.07.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Schedules Second Quarter Earnings and Conference Call July 28
LAKE FOREST, Ill., July 7, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) will release its second quarter 2016 financial results on Thursday, July 28, 2016, before the market opens by way of an advisory release, notifying the public that the complete and full-text results will be available on the Company's website at ir.brunswick.com.  The results will also be available on the SEC's website with the Form 8-K filing of the release at http://goo.gl/wJQN1. The Company will hold a conference call at 10 a.... 
07.05.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Acquires Thunder Jet
Brunswick Acquires Thunder Jet Gains Presence, Opportunity in Growing Heavy-Gauge Aluminum Boat Market LAKE FOREST, Ill., July 5, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today announced it has acquired Thunder Jet, a designer and builder of heavy-gauge aluminum (HGA) boats.  Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.  Thunder Jet's 2015 revenues were approximately $20 million. With a current portfolio of 18 models ranging in length from 18-26 feet, Thunder Jet will operate as a key part of ... 
06.30.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick announces amendment to revolving credit facility
LAKE FOREST, Ill., June 30, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) announced today that it and a group of financial institutions have amended and extended the Company's revolving credit facility.  The extended facility will be in effect through June 2021, and remains at $300 million providing Brunswick more favorable terms in light of its strong operating performance and credit profile.     Brunswick believes the amended facility provides adequate levels of credit availability and supplements... 
06.20.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Executive to Present at Upcoming Conference
LAKE FOREST, Ill., June 20, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mark D. Schwabero will attend the upcoming Jefferies 2016 Consumer Conference June 21.  The presentation will be webcast live at approximately 11:30 a.m. (EDT). The presentation can be accessed through the Brunswick Corporation website at ir.brunswick.com.  Go to the site at least 15 minutes before the presentation to register, download and install any needed audio software.  Presentation ma... 
06.14.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Names Eric Hendrickson President - Crestliner Boats
LAKE FOREST, IL, June 14, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) today announced it has named Eric Hendrickson as president of its Crestliner brand of freshwater boats.  The appointment is effective immediately.  He succeeds Cecil Cohn, who recently became president - Brunswick Financial Services. Hendrickson will report to Jeff Kinsey, president - Brunswick Freshwater Group. Hendrickson most recently was manager - strategy and business development for the Brunswick Freshwater Boat Group.  He j... 
05.31.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Executives to Attend Upcoming Conferences
LAKE FOREST, Ill., May 31, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mark D. Schwabero and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer William L. Metzger will attend upcoming investor conferences. Schwabero will present at the RBC Capital Markets Consumer and Retail Conference, at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston on June 1.  The presentation will be webcast live at approximately 10 a.m. (EDT). Schwabero also will present at the Robert W. Baird Consumer,... 
05.19.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Marine Brands Support National Safe Boating Week, May 21-27; Social Media Contest HIghlighted
Contest open to all consumers through May 27 LAKE FOREST, Ill. May 19, 2016 - Marine brands of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) are joining boating-safety advocates during National Safe Boating Week, May 21-27, to promote safe and responsible boating. Brunswick will help spread the word about elements of safe boating, including wearing a life jacket every time a boater is on the water, using products and services that promote safe boating, and seeking proper training to educate and inform boate... 
05.17.16CYBEX RECEIVES PRESIDENTIAL AWARD FOR EXPORT SUCCESSES
Latest Brunswick Acquisition Cited for Contributions to U.S. Export   Rosemont, IL, May 16, 2016 — U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker today presented Cybex International with the President's "E" Star Award for Exports at a ceremony in Washington, DC. The President's "E" Award is the highest recognition any U.S. entity can receive for making a significant contribution to the expansion of U.S. exports.   "Cybex International has demonstrated a sustained commitme... 
05.13.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Corporation Names Stickler as President - Boston Whaler; Valdes Will Head Up Harris and Cypress Cay Pontoons
LAKE FOREST, Ill. May 13, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today announced it has named Nick Stickler as president - Boston Whaler.  He succeeds Huw Bower, who recently was appointed president - Brunswick Boat Group. Stickler, most recently was president - Harris and Cypress Cay Pontoons.  Stickler, whose new appointment is effective immediately, will report to Bower. Succeeding Stickler at Harris will be Jorge Valdes, managing director - Brazil for Brunswick Boats.  Valdes will transiti... 
05.04.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Corporation Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
LAKE FOREST, Ill., May 4, 2016 - The board of directors of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today declared a regular quarterly dividend on its common stock of $0.15 per share payable June 15, 2016, to shareholders of record on May 24, 2016.  In October 2015, Brunswick increased the dividend by 20 percent. About BrunswickHeadquartered in Lake Forest, Ill., Brunswick Corporation's  leading consumer brands include Mercury and Mariner outboard engines; Mercury MerCruiser sterndrives and inboard eng... 
05.02.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Names Langlais as President - Princecraft
LAKE FOREST, IL -- May 2, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) today announced it has named Steve Langlais as president of its Princecraft brand of freshwater boats, effective May 2.  He succeeds Donald Dubois, who recently became president - European Boats for Brunswick. Langlais will report to Jeff Kinsey, president - Brunswick Freshwater Group. Langlais joins Brunswick from Soucy International, where he spent four years in various leadership roles, most recently as vice president of operat... 
05.02.16Brunswick Reports Phishing Incident
Employee W-2 Information Targeted   LAKE FOREST, Ill.  May 2, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation today reported it has been the victim of an email phishing incident that resulted in the potential unauthorized disclosure of 2015 W-2 information of a large number of current and former employees.    The incident occurred Friday, April 29, and the Company learned of it later that day.  Brunswick is informing affected individuals, as well as notifying the IRS an... 
04.28.16Brunswick Reports First Quarter Results
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04.20.16Brunswick Corporation: Brunswick Facilities Worldwide Achieve Safety Recognition
LAKE FOREST, Ill., April 20, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) announced today the recipients of its safety award program for 2015.  The purpose of the program is to encourage, recognize and reward employees and facilities that have achieved outstanding safety and health performance through promoting and practicing safety awareness, ultimately minimizing workplace incidents and injuries.  All Brunswick manufacturing, engineering and distribution facilities worldwide are eligibl... 
04.18.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Names Cohn to Head Brunswick Financial Services
LAKE FOREST, Ill. April 18, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) today announced it has appointed Cecil Cohn to lead Brunswick Financial Services (BFS) effective May 2.  Currently president of the Crestliner boat brand, Cohn succeeds Scott Ward, who recently was named senior vice president and general manager of Sea Ray sport yacht and yachts.  In his new position, Cohn will report to Brunswick Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Bill Metzger. BFS and its affiliates provide secu... 
04.07.16Brunswick Schedules First Quarter Earnings and Conference Call April 28
LAKE FOREST, Ill., April 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) will release its first quarter 2016 financial results on Thursday, April 28, 2016, before the market opens by way of an advisory release, notifying the public that the complete and full-text results will be available on the Company’s website at ir.brunswick.com.  The results will also be available on the SEC’s website with the Form 8-K filing of the release at http://goo.gl/wJQN1. The Company will hold a c... 
04.04.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Appoints Bower President - Brunswick Boat Group
LAKE FOREST, Ill. - April 4, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) announced today that Huw Bower has been named president of the Brunswick Boat Group.  Most recently president - Boston Whaler Group, Bower will continue to report to Brunswick Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mark D. Schwabero. Bower now will be responsible for the 14 brands which comprise the Brunswick Boat Group. These include Bayliner, Boston Whaler, Brunswick Commercial and Government Products, Crestliner, Cypress Cay,... 
03.07.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Executives to Present at Upcoming Conferences
LAKE FOREST, Ill., March 7, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mark D. Schwabero and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer William L. Metzger will present at separate investor conferences this week. Schwabero will present at the Raymond James 37th Annual Institutional Investor Conference, March 8, at J. W. Marriott Grande Lakes in Orlando, Fla.  The presentation will be webcast live at approximately 10:25 a.m. (EST). Metzger will present at... 
03.02.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Dealer Advantage Program Renews Participation with ARI
LAKE FOREST, Ill., March 2, 2016 - Brunswick Dealer Advantage (BDA), part of Brunswick Corporation's (NYSE: BC) dealer services team, announced today that it has renewed its participation with ARI Network Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARIS).  BDA consists of leading dealer services in the U.S. and Canada that are designed to help marine dealers reduce costs, drive revenue and enhance the retail customer experience. "ARI offers our dealers the solutions they need to grow their online presence, ma... 
02.11.16Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Executives to Highlight New Marine Products In Miami February 11
LAKE FOREST, Ill., Feb. 11, 2016 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) will highlight its new marine products at an event for the financial community on Feb. 11 in Miami.  The event is being held in conjunction with the opening of the 2016 Miami International Boat Show, and will include presentations by the Brunswick management team, including leaders of its marine businesses. The Company will post the presentations that it will use at this event, on the Brunswick Corporation website at ir.brunswi... 
02.11.16Brunswick Corporation Increases Share Repurchase Authorization; Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
LAKE FOREST, Ill., Feb. 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) today announced that its board of directors has increased its existing share repurchase authorization by $300 million, and also declared a regular quarterly dividend.  A regular quarterly dividend on Brunswick common stock of $0.15 per share will be payable March 15, 2016, to shareholders of record on Feb. 23, 2016.  In October 2015, Brunswick increased the dividend by 20 percent. In a separate action, the... 
02.11.16Brunswick Appoints Schwabero Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Preisser to Head Human Resources; Tanner Named Controller LAKE FOREST, Ill., Feb. 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) announced today that Mark D. Schwabero has been elected chairman and chief executive officer, succeeding Dustan E. McCoy, who is retiring after serving in that position since 2005.  The appointment is effective immediately. The action is the culmination of “a deep and robust succession process” that has evolved over the past several years, according... 
01.28.16Brunswick Reports Fourth Quarter Results
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01.20.16Brunswick Corporation Acquires Cybex International, Solidifying Life Fitness’ Segment Leadership
Acquisition is an important component of plan to double Fitness segment revenue by 2020   Addition of premium brand provides broader product portfolio, synergies for growth and cost reduction efficiencies   2016 EPS, as adjusted, outlook increased to $3.35 - $3.50   2018 EPS target, as adjusted, increased to $4.55 - $4.95 LAKE FOREST, Ill., Jan. 20, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) announced today that it has acquired Cybex International Inc., a lea... 
01.07.16Brunswick Schedules Fourth Quarter Earnings and Conference Call January 28
LAKE FOREST, Ill., Jan. 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) will release its fourth quarter and full-year 2015 financial results on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, before the market opens by way of an advisory release, notifying the public that the complete and full-text results will be available on the Company’s website at ir.brunswick.com.  The results will also be available on the SEC’s website with the Form 8-K filing of the release at http://goo.gl/wJQN1. The Company ...