FOND DU LAC, Wis. - The Wisconsin State Senate adjourned its Jan. 22 session by honoring Mercury Marine for celebrating 75 years in business. The company, with world headquarters in Fond du Lac, Wis., was founded on Jan. 22, 1939, in Cedarburg, Wis., and is celebrating its 75th anniversary throughout the year.
Senator Richard Gudex, Fond du Lac, made the motion with unanimous consent to honor Mercury Marine.
"The 75th anniversary reflects their strong heritage of innovation and leadership in the marine industry and their strong roots right here in Wisconsin," Gudex said of Mercury Marine.
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 mercurymarine.com.