Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Names Schwabero To Board Of Directors

LAKE FOREST, Ill. Dec. 4, 2014 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today
announced that it elected Mark D. Schwabero, Brunswick's president and chief
operating officer, to its board of directors.

"This appointment reflects the Company's continued focus on long-term planning,"
explained Brunswick's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Dusty McCoy,  who is
expected to retire in 2016.  "It further facilitates the Company's long-term
succession process, which has been underway for some time as our board pursues a
succession plan providing both continuity and confidence that we have strong
leadership in place to move forward.

"Earlier this year Mark stepped into the role of president and chief operating
officer, actively managing Brunswick's various business segments and helping to
develop our strategic plans," McCoy continued.  "Mark will contribute his
valuable talent and insight to our board of directors, and work closely with his
fellow directors continuing to identify new opportunities for growth."

Schwabero joined Mercury Marine in 2004 as the president of the engine maker's
Outboard Business Unit, where he led the development, manufacturing and sales of
the company's global outboard marine business. He became president of Mercury
Marine in 2008.

Schwabero holds both Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in
industrial and systems engineering from The Ohio State University, where he was
recognized with the University's Distinguished Alumnus Award in 1991 and a
Meritorious Service Award in 2008.

He serves on the Board of Directors of 1(st) Source Corporation and is past
chairman of the National Marine Manufacturers Association.

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, Diversified Marine and Bell RPG 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, Life
Fitness and Hammer Strength fitness equipment, and Brunswick billiards tables
and table tennis.  For more information, visit


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