Brenna Preisser

Brunswick Corp | Brenna Preisser


As president of Business Acceleration at the boating industry’s biggest company, Brenna Preisser has a dizzying number of responsibilities including oversight for Freedom Boat Club, the Tech Nexus Incubator, seven Finance & Insurance brands, a new boater training venture, human resources – and if that is not enough – she ...

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IBI spotlights key developments and opportunities facing the industry’s dynamic Outboard engine sector – covered here on and in the Feb | Mar issue of IBI Magazine.

Engines Week

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Top trends in electric outboards

IBI takes a look at some of the key trends impacting electric outboard development

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Chinese manufacturers aim for greater share of global outboard market

It’s been 20 years since Chinese manufacturers took a more active interest in world markets. Now, it’s no longer about establishing a beachhead, it’s about capturing global marketshare


Popularity of portable petrol engines on rise, but shift to electric heralds new era

In spite of growing challenges from electric motors in some markets, portable gasoline outboards remain the workhorses of the industry

IBI correspondent Craig Ritchie

New CARB emission proposals threaten major impact on outboard manufacturers

US regulatory agency seeking outboard engine emissions cuts of up to 70% – by 2027

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Benefits of diesel outboards gain traction in leisure marine sector

By Craig Ritchie,

Despite manufacturers insisting that they’re made for commercial applications, Diesel outboards are attracting increasing interest from the leisure marine sector

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DeepSpeed adapts the electric rim drive for large vessels

Italian firm testing new propulsor technology


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Market Focus:
Italy | France

Insight:   Brunswick Stragegy Chief Brenna Preisser |  Investors in boatbuilding

Spotlight:  Outboard Engines | Propellers & Propulsors

Profile:   Pininfarina Designer Nicola Girotti | Maarten Bernhart of La Bella Verde

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