Mercury Marine releases 2015 Sustainability Report

Mercury Marine has posted its 2015 Sustainability Report on the company’s website, mercurymarine.com. The report details the company’s recent accomplishments and current goals in sustainability, as well as the actions taken to achieve those goals. In 2014, Mercury was named the 2013 Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year. Additionally, Mercury learned in December that it has […]
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Forbes Magazine names Mercury Marine one of America’s Best Employers for 2015

FOND DU LAC, Wis. – Mercury Marine has been named one of America’s Best 500 Employers for 2015 by Forbes Magazine. The global marine manufacturer ranked No. 82 on the list announced by Forbes in partnership with Statista.com. “We are honored to be recognized on the Forbes list of America’s Best Employers,” said John Pfeifer, Mercury […]
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Mercury Marine facilitates boater education during National Invasive Species Awareness Week

FOND DU LAC, Wis. – Mercury Marine has teamed up with three of its television partners to educate boaters on how to prevent the spread of invasive species. The initiative comes as part of National Invasive Species Awareness Week across the country. The videos showcase Captain Mike Genoun of Florida Sport Fishing, Peter Miller of Bass2Billfish […]
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Q&A with John Pfeifer, president, Mercury Marine

The last year has been very eventful for Mercury, with the introduction of its first purpose-built sterndrive engine in 2014, along with a number of new outboards. There was also a change in leadership, as Mercury president Mark Schwabero was named president and chief operating officer of Brunswick Corp. Taking over his role was John […]
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Mercury Marine anglers dominate list of 2015 Bassmaster Classic qualifiers

FOND DU LAC, WIS. (Dec. 23, 2014) – Randy Howell, the 2014 Bassmaster Classic champion, will defend his title as one of 34 Mercury Marine-sponsored anglers to qualify for the championship event, including Greg Hackney, the 2014 Bassmaster Angler of the Year. Mercury claimed more than 60 percent of the 55 qualifying slots for the 2015 Bassmaster […]
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Mercury Marine sponsors Reggie Fountain story airing NBCSports Network

FOND DU LAC, Wis. – The Reggie Fountain story, sponsored by Mercury Marine, will premier today nationwide on the NBCSports Network at 2:30 p.m. (EST). Fountain, a long-time friend of Mercury, is one of the most storied offshore powerboat racers in history. The documentary will focus on Fountain’s importance to the extreme sport. According to […]
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Mercury Marine earns fourth ‘Green Master’ designation

FOND DU LAC, WIS. – Mercury Marine has earned “Green Master” designation from the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council for the fourth consecutive year, keeping the Fond du Lac manufacturer in the top 20 percent of the 175 participating companies. Mercury learned of the achievement Wednesday during the 2015 Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council annual conference in […]
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Mercury Marine works with industry to promote boating and fishing for kids

FOND DU LAC, Wis. – Mercury Marine, the world leader in commercial and recreational marine propulsion and technology, has partnered with Bill Dance, host of Bill Dance Outdoors, and Fox Sports Outdoors host Barry Stokes to create videos that promote the value of boating and the importance of getting kids to experience life on the […]
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Mercury shines at diamond anniversary dealer meeting

Walking out of Mercury Marine’s historic 75th anniversary dealer meeting, it was hard not to have a sense of connection to the company and dealers from around the world. Fred Keikhafer, John Pfeifer and Mark Schwabero put a sentiment of inclusion and Carl Keikhafer’s motto of hard work front and center – there was even […]
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Mercury Marine’s John Temple announces retirement, Will Sangster named as replacement

FOND DU LAC, Wis. – John Temple, general manager of Mercury Marine’s Australia, New Zealand and Pacific (ANZP) region business, will retire at the end of 2014 after 35 years with the company. Will Sangster, director of sales in the ANZP region, will be appointed general manager to replace Temple upon his retirement. Sangster recently completed […]
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