Brunswick Corporation

Brunswick Corporation

Brunswick Corporation

Overview
Date Founded

1845

Headquarters

26125 North Riverwoods Boulevard,Suite 500,Mettawa, IL 60045-4811

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

14.4K

Industries

Industrial Machinery & Manufacturing
Medical Support Services
Other Manufacturing
Other Consumer Durables

Company Description

Today, Brunswick is a market leader in the marine, fitness, and bowling and billiards industries. We have made a commitment to focus our efforts on our core businesses and, as a result, have drawn upon decades of experience to design, build and market world-class recreational products. No company has Brunswick’s breadth and scope in the marine industry. No company rivals Brunswick’s quality and innovation in fitness equipment. And no company possesses Brunswick’s knowledge and heritage in bowling and billiards. As evidenced by our current portfolio of businesses, we are a different company today than we were 165 years, 25 years or even five years ago, and we have an ambitious road before us. Despite our evolution, two fundamentals remain consistent: • Our goal to be the best—and all it entails—in any industry in which we participate. • Our ability to create and unlock value in our varying portfolio of businesses

Executives & Employees

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary

Vice President & Chief Technology Officer

Vice President-Chief Information Officer

Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer

President-South America-Mercury Marine

President, Boston Whaler

President, Mercury Marine

Vice President & Chief Operations Officer, European Boat Group

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Board of Directors

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Brunswick Corporation

Executive Chairman at Brunswick Corporation

Former Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President at CA Technologies

Former Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at Gartner, Inc.

Former Group President, Worldwide Finishing at Illinois Tool Works, Inc.

Former President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Snyder's-Lance, Inc.

Former Chief Executive Officer at Johnsonville LLC

Former Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Phelps Dodge Corp.

Former Interim President & Chief Executive Officer at Harsco Corp.

Professional at Original Equipment Suppliers Association

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Owl Creek Asset Management seeks to achieve above average returns through a variety of opportunistic event-driven value strategies including: event-driven investing; fundamental, value driven long/short equities; and long/short credit incorporating long distressed investments. Owl Creek evaluates potential investments using bottom-up analysis. For their Flagship and Asia Funds, the firm uses this research to purchase or sell short a variety of financial instruments including, listed and unlisted common stocks, preferred stocks, convertible securities, ADRs, public and private debt issues (including bank loans and trade claims), rights, warrants, put and call options, swaps, forward contracts, when-issued securities and other derivatives, including futures contracts. In addition to investing directly, the funds may invest indirectly, from time-to-time, through special purpose vehicles. Owl Creek may use leverage in connection with the funds' investment programs. Owl Creek may also invest a portion of the funds' assets in registered investment companies, including, ETFs and closed-end funds.Owl Creek's credit funds seek to generate positive absolute returns, while minimizing the risk of loss of principal, through opportunistic investments across the credit spectrum. Owl Creek employs a fundamental, bottom-up value investment approach. The funds focus on various credit-related investment strategies, including distressed, event-driven and long-short investment strategies. The funds seek to exploit the mispricing of securities and other instruments through both long and short positions. The funds invest mainly in bank debt, including revolving credit facilities, bridge financings, debtor-in-possession financings, corporate bonds, including high-yield debt, receivables and trade claims, sovereign debt, and credit default swaps and other credit-related derivatives. The funds may also invest in futures and forward contracts, options, and convertible securities, preferred stock and equities of private and public issuers, as well as ABS, mortgages, loans, and real estate and real estate-related securities.

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TimesSquare Capital Management is a fundamental research-oriented, growth equity investment management firm that specializes in Small-Cap, Small/Mid Cap, Mid-Cap, and concentrated growth equity strategies for institutional investors. The firm seeks build diversified portfolios of growth stocks that generate excellent risk-adjusted returns. Proprietary fundamental research drives their disciplined, bottom-up process of selecting companies that meet their definition of a superior growth business. TimeSquare's investment strategies include: US Small-Cap Growth (market-cap $100 million to $3 billion); US Small/Mid-Cap Growth (market-cap $300 million to $7 billion); US Mid- Cap Growth (market-cap $1.6 billion to $20 billion); US All-Cap Growth; US FOCUS Growth (market-cap $1.5 billion to $30 billion); and International Small-Cap (market-cap $5 billion or less). In general, TimesSquare looks for a targeted range of price appreciation potential generally over a 12 to 18 month investment horizon. The firm may also consider the probability of retaining/widening margins; proportion of recurring revenues; strength of balance sheet; barriers to entry and competitive landscape; management track record; and market visibility.

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Schroder Investment Management North America (SIMNA) manages assets for domestic and foreign clients in strategies focusing on US equity and US fixed income securities, including US tax exempt securities. These strategies include: US Large Cap, US Small Cap, US Small/Mid Cap, US Core Aggregate, US Core Plus, US Credit (Corporate), Municipal Bonds (Intermediate and Short Term), Municipal Bonds Ultra Short Term, Global Aggregate Bond, Global Credit (Corporate), Global and US High Yield, Strategic Bond, Emerging Market Debt Multi-Sector, Core Value, Short Duration Value, Intermediate Duration Value, Long Duration Value, Tax Aware Value, Value Opportunistic, Cash & Government, ad Alternate Rates. SIMNA also markets strategies focusing on non-US equity and fixed income securities, as well as multi asset, quantitative and alternative strategies. For these strategies, the firm delegates portfolio management of the account to their affiliated adviser, Schroder Investment Management North America Ltd. These non-US strategies include: Global/International Diversified, Global/International Alpha, International Alpha ADR, International Small Cap, Emerging Market Equity, Global Emerging Markets Small Cap, Global Climate Change, Frontier Market Equity, and Global Strategic Bond.The firm's quantitative equity strategies are: Global Core, Global Value, Global ex-US Value, Global Quality, Global Blend, Global ESG, North American Equity, Emerging Market Multi-Cap, Global Value Extension, and Global Absolute.SIMNA's multi-asset strategies include: Diversified Growth, Strategic Beta, and Global Multi-Asset Income. SIMNA also offers the following alternative strategies: Commodities, Emerging Market Debt (Absolute Return), and Insurance-Linked Securities.

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Recent Transactions
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Brunswick Corporation purchases Payne's Marine Supply, Inc. /Distribution Bus from Payne's Marine Supply, Inc.

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Brunswick Corporation purchases Indoor Cycling Group GmbH

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Brunswick Corporation purchases Thunder Jet Boats, Inc.

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Transaction Clients
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Advised on Cephalon, Inc. purchases Mepha AG from Mepha Holding AG

Investment Advisor

Advised on KKR & Co. LP, BMG RM Investments Luxembourg SARL, Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA purchase Chrysalis Ltd.

Public Relations

Advised on Cobham Plc purchases Aeroflex Holding Corp.

Insider Transactions
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Transaction Advisors
Accountant

Advised onBrunswick Corporation purchases Aluminum Boat Cos Of Genmar Holdings, Inc. from Genmar Holdings, Inc.

Accountant

Advised onBrunswick Corporation purchases Life Fitness, Inc. from Mancuso & Co.

Legal Advisor

Advised onBrunswick Corporation purchases Land 'N' Sea Corp.

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Associate

Advised onAMF Bowling Centers, Inc., Bowlmor AMF Corp. purchase Brunswick Corp. /Retail Bowling Business from Brunswick Corporation

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Advised on purchases Brunswick Corporation

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Advised onAMF Bowling Centers, Inc., Bowlmor AMF Corp. purchase Brunswick Corp. /Retail Bowling Business from Brunswick Corporation

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Advisors & Consultants
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Advisor

Former Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Brunswick Corporation

Advisor

Executive Vice President of Public & Animal Health at Central Garden & Pet Co.

Legal Advisor

Partner at Faegre Baker Daniels LLP

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Clients

Town Sports International Holdings, Inc. owns and operates sports clubs in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the U.S. The company operates under the brand names of New York Sports Clubs (NYSC), Boston Sports Clubs (BSC), Washington Sports Clubs (WSC) and Philadelphia Sports Clubs (PSC). It also operates clubs in Switzerland. The company club locations offer a group exercise and fitness programs, racquet sports, pools, basketball courts and other recreational activities. The company operates through two reportable segments: Clubs and BFX Studio. The Clubs segment comprised clubs under the NYSC, BSC, PSC and WSC brand names. The BFX Studio is a private studio brand. The company's clubs are equipped with strength training equipment, cardiovascular machines and other exercise equipment. It also offers services, such as personal training, massage, steam room and sauna, sports clubs for kids and fitness assessments. Town Sports International Holdings was founded in 1973 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Marine Products Corp. engages in the manufacture and market of fiberglass motorized boats and distributed through its independent dealer network. The company manufactures Chaparral sterndrive pleasure boats including H2O sport and fish & ski boats, SSi and SSX sportboats, Sunesta sportdecks, Signature cruisers, SunCoast sportdeck outboards, Vortex jet boats and Robalo outboard sport fishing boats. The company was founded on February 28, 2001 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

Planet Fitness, Inc. operates and franchises fitness centers. It operates through the following segments: Franchise, Corporate-Owned Stores and Equipment. The Franchise segment includes operations related to the company's franchising business in the U. S., Puerto Rico, and Canada. The Corporate-Owned Stores segment deals with the operations with respect to all corporate-owned stores throughout the U. S. and Canada. The Equipment segment sells equipment to franchisee-owned stores. The company was founded by Michael Grondahl and Marc Grondahl in 1992 and is headquartered in Newington, NH.

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Key Stats and Financials As of 2017
Market Capitalization
$4.97B
Total Enterprise Value
$4.95B
Earnings Per Share
$1.62
Revenue
$4.51B
Net Profit
$146M
EBITDA
$490M
EBITDAMargin
10.86%
Total Debt
$437M
Total Equity
$1.48B
Enterprise Value Sales
1.1x
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
10.12x
TEVNet Income
33.84x
Debt TEV
0.09x
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
5.52%
Five Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
3.94%
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Investments
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Boatbound, Inc. operates a marketplace for boat rentals. It offers fishing, celebrating, sailing, watersports and cruising. The company was founded by Aaron Hall, Sara Morgan and Matt Johnston in July 2012 and is headquartered in Seattle, WA.

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Olympic Boat Centers, Inc. operates boat dealerships. It offers deckboats, cruisers, fishing boats, yachts, pre-owned boats, and bow riders. The company also offers boat repair services. It markets Bayliner, Maxum, Meridian and Trophy brand boats. Olympic Boat Centers was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in Bellingham, WA.

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Orbital Corp. Ltd. Auto Parts & Tires | Balcatta, WA

Orbital Corp. Ltd. provides engine and vehicle technologies and alternative fuel solutions. It operates through four business segments: System Sales, Synerject, Consulting Services and Royalties & Licences. The System Sales segment develops and supplies engines, propulsion systems, engine management systems and fuel system components for original equipment manufacturers and the motor vehicle aftermarket and also operates in alternative fuel markets and provides systems that range from heavy fuels for unmanned aerial vehicles to liquid propane gas for motor vehicles. The Synerject segment supplies engine management systems and fuel systems to the non-automotive market. The Consulting Services segment provides engineering consulting services in engine design, development and supply of combustion systems, fuel and engine management systems, along with engine and vehicle testing and certification. The Royalties & Licences segment earns licensing and royalty from production using its FlexDITM systems and technology. The company was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in Balcatta, Australia.

Aleris Corp. Holding Companies | Cleveland, OH

Aleris Corp. manufactures and sales of aluminum rolled and extruded products. It offers plate, and sheet and coil in automotive, building and construction, transportation and consumer durables industries through both manufacturers and as a supplier to metal distributors. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Cleveland, OH.

Akzo Nobel NV Chemicals | Amsterdam, NH

Akzo Nobel NV is a holding company that engages in the manufacture and sale of coating and paint products. It operates through the following segments: Decorative Paints, Performance Coatings, and Specialty Chemicals. The Decorative Paints segment manufactures and supplies a range of interior and exterior decoration and protection products for professional and do-it-yourself markets. The Performance Coatings segment produces automotive and aerospace; industrial; marine and protective; and powder coatings. The Specialty Chemicals segment manufactures functional, industrial, and pulp and performance chemicals. The company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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Awards & Honors
Rank #578
2016
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