Brunswick Portugal Awarded Funding

METTAWA, IL, Feb. 18 2020 – Brunswick Boat Group EMEA, a division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), was awarded funding for a special training project as part of Portugal2020, a nation-wide partnership program between Portugal and the European Union, whose principles are aligned with intelligent, sustainable and inclusive growth. The special grant was part of the 2020 European Strategy.

Brunswick Portugal was granted a 130.084,70 € incentive to use for the training and development of their employees, to promote the sustainability and quality of employment, as well as to support employee’s mobility. This inventive is to be used from now until July 2021.

“This project is important for Brunswick Portugal,” explains Joana Bernardo, HR Manager at Brunswick Boat Group Portugal, “It will help to support our efforts in the development of our employees to achieve our growth plans and our business 3K Club strategy.”

The company requires a robust degree of training and qualifications for their employees given the operational activities for the organization. This prestigious training project award will provide employees an enhanced opportunity to significantly benefit from specialized training and development in partnership with top tier companies in their fields.


Headquartered in Mettawa, Ill., Brunswick Corporation’s leading consumer brands include Mercury Marine outboard engines; Mercury MerCruiser sterndrive and inboard packages; Mercury global parts and accessories including propellers and SmartCraft electronics; Power Products Integrated Solutions; MotorGuide trolling motors; Attwood, Garelick, and Whale marine parts; Land ’N’ Sea, BLA, Payne’s Marine, Kellogg Marine, and Lankhorst Taselaar marine parts distribution; Mercury and Quicksilver parts and oils; Bayliner, Boston Whaler, Crestliner, Cypress Cay, Harris, Lowe, Lund, Princecraft, Quicksilver, Rayglass, Sea Ray, Thunder Jet and Uttern boats; Boating Services Network, Freedom Boat Club, NAUTIC-ON, OnBoard Boating Club and Rentals. For more information, visit