Tag Archives: Dave Foulkes

Brunswick reopens Flagler County plant to expand Boston Whaler production

Brunswick reopens Boston Whaler

Brunswick Corporation and Boston Whaler held a groundbreaking ceremony ahead of the reopening of its 225,000 square foot Flagler County manufacturing facility to expand production due to record demand for Boston Whaler’s line of fiberglass boats. The expansion will increase production by 40% and bring more than 400 jobs to the local economy over the next 18-24 months.  The event was ...

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Brunswick Corporation unveils “Next Wave” strategic plans

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Brunswick Corporation launched its 2021 Virtual Investor Day on Brunswick.com. The event, hosted by Brunswick’s senior leadership team, unveiled the “Next Wave” of the company’s strategy describing the next phase of business evolution, products, technologies, unique experiences, and enterprise synergies.  Additionally, Brunswick presented more background to its recently increased 2022 EPS guidance of $8.25 to $8.75. Presenters at the event were: ...

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Brunswick recognizes global facilities for safety achievements

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Brunswick Corporation announced the recipients of its 2020 awards for exceptional safety performance in a year in which Brunswick achieved the lowest incident rate in company history.  These honors not only recognize the success of Brunswick’s safety culture and initiatives, but encourage and reward employees and facilities that have achieved outstanding safety and wellness performance through promotion and practice of safety ...

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Brunswick Corporation expands autonomy solutions

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Brunswick Corporation announced in a recent news release they continue to build on their ACES (Autonomy, Connectivity, Electrification & Shared Access) strategy to develop solutions to further improve boater experiences by advancing the efficiency and capabilities of its core product lines. In support of this effort, the company announced that Jason Arbuckle has been promoted to a newly formed role ...

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Brunswick Corporation expands boat production capacity

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Brunswick Corporation is increasing production capacity at three of its global boat manufacturing facilities to meet unprecedented consumer demand and assist in replenishing historically low field inventory levels. Brunswick will reopen its 225,000 square-foot Palm Coast, Florida boat manufacturing facility to expand dedicated manufacturing capability for Boston Whaler products by an additional 40%. The Palm Coast facility, which has been ...

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Boating Industry ELEVATE SUMMIT 2020 triples attendance

Boating Industry Elevate Summit 2020

The Boating Industry ELEVATE SUMMIT 2020 far exceeded its goals to connect, collaborate, cultivate and celebrate top marine industry visionaries and emerging leaders over strategic content, posting an impressive 300% increase in participants from its 2019 inaugural event launch. “We couldn’t be more pleased by the significant increase of participation by leaders from all segments of the marine industry,” said ELEVATE ...

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Brunswick earns Community Support Initiative award

Brunswick was one of two companies to win the Community Support Initiative Boat Builders Award during the 2020 virtual METSTRADE Show. The Community Support Initiative represents a new 2020 category established in response to the COVID-19 crisis. Brunswick and its employees were recognized for demonstrating great social awareness by channeling resources, expertise and manufacturing capabilities to aid the communities in ...

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Brunswick expands electrification capability

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Brunswick Corporation continues to develop solutions to further improve boater experiences both by advancing the efficiency and capabilities of its core product lines and through its ACES (Autonomy, Connectivity, Electrification & Shared Access) strategy.  In order to advance this strategy, Brunswick is establishing new leaders with strong technology experience and strengthening its development capability and investments in electrification technology and ...

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Boating Industry names 2020 Mover & Shaker of the Year

Boating Industry 2020 Mover & Shakerof the Year

Boating Industry is pleased and proud to announce the 10th annual Mover & Shaker of the Year Award goes to David Foulkes, CEO of Brunswick Corporation. “This has been an extraordinary year, in every respect, for the world, our country, and certainly the recreational boating industry,” stated David Gee, editor-in-chief, Boating Industry. “Our 2020 Mover & Shaker of the Year turned ...

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