Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Names Dekker Interim General Counsel And Secretary

LAKE FOREST, Ill., July 22, 2014 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) today
announced that Christopher F. Dekker, 46, has been named general counsel and
secretary on an interim basis.  He reports to Chairman and Chief Executive
Officer Dustan E. McCoy.  Dekker, who has been with Brunswick since 2010, will
assume the duties of Kristin M. Coleman, who recently was named as senior vice
president, general counsel and corporate secretary at Sears Holdings

"Chris is widely respected at Brunswick for his leadership and guidance in
litigation, compliance and various other matters at our Company," McCoy
explained.  "Chris' familiarity with Brunswick as well as with our businesses
and our legal team uniquely qualify him to step in and fully acclimate himself
with the responsibilities and breadth of this position.  At the same time, we
wish to thank Kristin Coleman for her service to Brunswick, and wish her the
best of luck in her new endeavor."

Dekker joined Brunswick in 2010 as Associate General Counsel - Litigation and
Employment.  He previously had been with Caterpillar, Inc., where he held a
variety of positions in the law department, most recently as senior corporate
counsel for Caterpillar Logistics.  Prior to joining Caterpillar in 2001, he
served with two leading Chicago law firms.  Dekker received his law degree from
Chicago's DePaul University, after completing his undergraduate work at the
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

About Brunswick
Headquartered in Lake Forest, Ill., Brunswick Corporation endeavors to instill
"Genuine Ingenuity"(TM) in all its leading consumer brands, including Mercury
and Mariner outboard engines; Mercury MerCruiser sterndrives and inboard
engines; MotorGuide trolling motors; Attwood and Whale marine parts and
accessories; Land 'N' Sea, Kellogg Marine, and Diversified Marine parts and
accessories distributors; Bayliner, Boston Whaler, Brunswick Commercial and
Government Products, Crestliner, Cypress Cay, Harris FloteBote, Lowe, Lund,
Meridian, Princecraft, Quicksilver, Rayglass, Sea Ray and Uttern boats, and Life
Fitness and Hammer Strength fitness equipment, Brunswick billiards tables and
table tennis.  For more information, visit


Release:         IMMEDIATE
Contact:          Bruce Byots
                      Vice President - Corporate and Investor Relations
Phone:            847-735-4612

Contact:         Daniel Kubera
                     Director - Media Relations and Corporate Communications
Phone:           847-735-4617

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