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Brunswick Corporation

Public Manufacturing 10,000 - 25,000 Employees Headquartered in Lake Forest, IL

About Brunswick: Headquartered in Lake Forest, Ill., Brunswick Corporation endeavors to instill “Genuine Ingenuity”™ in all its leading consumer brands, including Mercury and Mariner outboard engines; Mercury MerCruiser sterndrives and inboard engines; MotorGuide trolling motors; Teignbridge propellers; Arvor, Bayliner, Bermuda, Boston Whaler, Cabo Yachts, Crestliner, Cypress Cay, Harris, Hatteras, Kayot, Lowe, Lund, Maxum, Meridian, Örnvik, Princecraft, Quicksilver, Rayglass, Sea Ray, Sealine, Triton, Trophy, Uttern and Valiant boats; Attwood marine parts and accessories; Land ‘N’ Sea, Kellogg Marine, Diversified Marine and Benrock parts and accessories distributors; IDS dealer management systems; Life Fitness, Hammer Strength and ParaBody fitness equipment; equipment and consumer products; Brunswick billiards tables; and Dynamo, Tornado and Valley pool tables, Air Hockey and foosball tables. For more information, visit
Founded: By John Brunswick, a Swiss immigrant woodworker in 1845, in Cincinnati, Ohio, to make billiards tables.
Headquarters: Lake Forest, Illinois, a Chicago suburb
Total sales: (Most recent available) 2007 net sales were $5.7 billion, operating earnings from continuing operations were $107.2 million, and net earnings from continuing operations were $79.6 million, or $0.88 per diluted share.
Geographic reach: Brunswick’s products are sold throughout North America, the United Kingdom, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia.
Stock symbol: The ticker symbol for Brunswick Corporation common stock is BC. Brunswick stock is traded on the New York and Chicago stock exchanges.
Market value: $1.5 billion at December 31, 2007
Shares outstanding: 87.5 million at December 31, 2007
Employees: Brunswick Corporation employs more than 23,000 people worldwide.
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It is Brunswick's objective to provide a competitive benefits package that reflects the Company's ability to support your professional growth and career by helping you:
  • Meet your long-term financial goals;
  • Address your health and well-being needs;
  • Protect your family financially, and;
  • Strike a balance between your personal and professional life.

Brunswick offers a generous benefits package* unmatched throughout the marine, fitness, bowling, and billiards industries including:
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, prescription, and vision benefits
  • Brunswick Savings Plan - Profit sharing and 401(k) match
  • Disability benefits
  • Life and accident insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Brunswick Employee Stock Investment Plan
  • Vacation and holiday
  • Educational tuition reimbursement program
  • General employee assistance program
  • Health benefits assistance program
  • Brunswick product purchase program
  • Brunswick Foundation Annual Sons & Daughters Scholarship Program
  • Brunswick Foundation Dollars for Doers Program (community outreach)

Career Opportunities

We take our responsibility of growing shareholder value very seriously. For more than 160 years, we have successfully assessed the strategic headroom in our portfolio of businesses to determine whether or not to acquire companies, divest operations or create opportunities with existing assets.

Today, we continually strive to build upon our leadership positions to reinvent our Company and the industries we serve. We're investing in our brands, creating game-changing products, strategically positioning our businesses for stronger growth and higher returns, and continuously improving productivity and cost structures.

Our shareholders have supported and believed in us since 1925, and we will continue to create value for them.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact:
Kathryn J. Chieger
Vice President – Corporate and Investor Relations
Brunswick Corporation
1 North Field Court
Lake Forest, IL 60045-4811
P 847.735.4612
F 847.735.4765


  • Marine-Boats
  • Marine-Engines
  • Fitness
  • Bowling
  • Billiards