Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Promotes David Foulkes to Chief Technology Officer

LAKE FOREST, Ill. Sept. 26, 2014 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today
announced that effective immediately, David M. Foulkes, has been promoted to the
new position of chief technology officer, reporting in this additional capacity
to Brunswick President and Chief Operating Officer Mark D. Schwabero.  Foulkes
also will retain his current responsibilities as vice president - product
development, engineering and racing for Mercury Marine, Brunswick's largest
operating segment.  In that capacity, Foulkes will continue to report to John C.
Pfeifer, President - Mercury Marine.

"In this new role, David will work with all of Brunswick's businesses to ensure
that they have a clear view of developing opportunities as well as a roadmap for
technology evaluation and deployment to remain at the technological leading
edge, and deliver on Brunswick's product leadership objectives," Schwabero
said.  "David will work with the business presidents and product development
leaders to develop and acquire the necessary technical talent to evolve and
incorporate key new technologies.  He will seek synergies and promote resource
sharing across all businesses as needed to enable efficient technology
deployment and product program execution.   He will also work with the
businesses to develop and implement more systematic processes for innovation and
product program delivery by forming partnerships and alliances that equip
Brunswick with a robust innovation network providing opportunities for early
access to new and emerging technologies.

"Throughout Brunswick we have continued to invest to produce a vibrant and
comprehensive product portfolio that incorporates the intuitiveness,
connectivity and flow of contextual information that our customers desire and
have come to expect," Schwabero added.  "This new position within our management
structure will add further clarity and prominence to the importance of
creativity, innovation and efficient execution throughout our organization.

"David brings a successful record of driving growth through product strategy,
technology innovation and development execution to already seasoned and
accomplished teams of professionals throughout Brunswick.  This new structure
will enhance coordination among these various efforts, further accelerating the
pace and quality of new product development and introductions," Schwabero

Foulkes joined Mercury Marine in 2007 as vice president, product development and
engineering, adding responsibilities for Mercury Racing in 2013.  Previously,
Foulkes had spent 18 years with Ford Motor Company in a series of assignments of
progressive responsibilities.  He previously had also worked with Shell
Exploration and the Ministry of Defense, both in the United Kingdom.  He has a
bachelor's degree in aeronautics and a master's degree in structural and fluid
mechanics from Imperial College in London.

At Mercury, Foulkes has led a major expansion of Mercury's engineering activity;
recruiting a large number of engineers and significantly expanding Mercury's
test and development facilities.  He has also been responsible for the delivery
of a number of very successful new products, including the 150 horsepower
FourStroke outboard, the new 75-115 horsepower outboard platform, the new 250
horsepower gasoline sterndrive engine, and the new line-up of high-speed diesel
engines.  Foulkes has also been responsible for major enhancements in Mercury's
advanced propulsion control technologies, including the introduction of
Mercury's Joystick Piloting system for outboards, and comprehensive suite of new
Mercury helm systems.

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, BRP 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

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

| Contact: | Daniel Kubera                                           |
|          | Director - Media Relations and Corporate Communications |
|          | Brunswick Corporation                                   |
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| Contact: | Steve Fleming                      |
|          | Director -Corporate Communications |
|          | Mercury Marine                     |
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