Brunswick Corporation : Gonzalez Named Vice President - Human Resources at Mercury Marine

FOND DU LAC, Wis. Jan. 26, 2017 -- Mercury Marine, the world leader in
recreational and commercial marine propulsion and technology, and parent
company, Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC), today announced that Andres Gonzalez
has joined Mercury as its vice president - human resources.  He will report to
Mercury Marine President John C. Pfeifer, effective immediately.

At Mercury, Gonzalez will be responsible for all human resources activities
covering the Company's more than 6,000 global employees.  He will be based at
Mercury's Fond du Lac, Wis. headquarters.

"Andres is a seasoned human resources professional with a track record of
exceptional performance and achievement," said Brenna Preisser, vice president
and chief human resources officer for Brunswick. "His extensive global
experience and insight will help position us to continue to attract and develop
the strongest people in the marine industry.  His role will be critical in
partnering with the team at Mercury, Brunswick and the community to better
position us to continue to succeed with our talents, ideas and winning culture."

Most recently affiliated with ISHR Group, a leading human resources consultancy
based in Atlanta, Gonzalez had joined that firm following a more than 20-year
career with GE. Gonzalez has extensive manufacturing and international
experience, serving in a series of assignments of increasing responsibility
among several diverse businesses while at GE, including the company's lighting,
healthcare and insurance operations.  His final posting with GE was as senior
human resources leader for GE Capital's Sponsor Finance business in Norwalk,
Conn., prior to that division being sold to the Canadian Pension Plan Investment
Board in 2015.

Gonzalez earned both his baccalaureate degree as well as his MBA from the
University of Denver in Colorado.

About Brunswick
Headquartered in Lake Forest, Ill., Brunswick Corporation's  leading consumer
brands include Mercury and Mariner outboard engines; Mercury MerCruiser
sterndrives and inboard engines; MotorGuide trolling motors; Attwood, Garelick
and Whale marine parts and accessories; Land 'N' Sea, Kellogg Marine, Payne's
Marine and BLA parts and accessories distributors; Bayliner, Boston Whaler,
Brunswick Commercial and Government Products, Crestliner, Cypress Cay, Harris,
Lowe, Lund, Meridian, Princecraft, Quicksilver, Rayglass, Sea Ray, Thunder Jet
and Uttern; Life Fitness, Hammer Strength, Cybex, Indoor Cycling Group  and
SCIFIT fitness equipment; InMovement products and services for productive well-
being; and Brunswick billiards tables, accessories and game room furniture. For
more information, visit

About Mercury Marine
Headquartered in Fond du Lac, Wis., Mercury Marine is the world's leading
manufacturer of recreational marine propulsion engines. A $2 billion division of
Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), Mercury provides engines, boats, services and
parts for recreational, commercial and government marine applications,
empowering boaters with products that are easy to use, extremely reliable and
backed by the most dedicated customer support in the world. Mercury's industry-
leading brand portfolio includes Mercury and Mariner outboard engines; Mercury
MerCruiser sterndrive and inboard packages; MotorGuide trolling motors; Mercury
propellers; Mercury inflatable boats; Mercury SmartCraft electronics; Attwood
marine parts; Land 'N Sea marine parts distribution; and Mercury and Quicksilver
parts and oils. More information is available at

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