Brunswick official joins RBFF board

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Brunswick Corp. freshwater boat group president Jeff Kinsey is joining the board of directors of the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation.

"Jeff is a valuable addition to our board, bringing extensive experience in marine industry strategy and business development," RBFF president and CEO Frank Peterson said in a statement. "We welcome his contributions and unique perspective as we strive to increase boating and fishing participation nationwide."

Kinsey said in the announcement Thursday that he was excited to help further the goals of the organization. Prior to his current role at Brunswick, Kinsey also served as vice president of strategy and corporate development for Brunswick Corp.

He previously was with Mercury Marine as general manager of the focused business unit and vice president of strategy and business development.

Click here for a full list of RBFF board members.


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