Independence Boat Club announces U.K. expansion

Executing on its method to expand across the Upper-Midwest, Liberty Boat Club, a division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) and the world’s premier boat club operator, nowadays declared the formal opening of its initial locale in Fox Lake in Illinois and ideas to open an additional downtown Chicago locale in Diversey Harbor later on this summertime.  By now this year, Independence Boat Club has accomplished the acquisition of the Chicago franchiseexpanded into Milwaukee, Wisconsin, opened a club in McHenry, IL and Northern Iowa, and is discovering strategies to grow for the 1st time into Minnesota. All of these locations depict strategic markets of expansion in the Midwest.

“We see the Midwest as a pretty eye-catching growth opportunity for Independence Boat Club as property to some of the most attractive boating places,” claimed Cecil Cohn, Flexibility Boat Club Network President. “We are actively investigating more locations throughout the region, such as the Twin Towns and across Minnesota where we expect to create and mature our presence in the coming months.”

According to the Nationwide Marine Producers Association, boating in Minnesota has a $3.1 billion once-a-year economic effects and there are just about 814,000 registered boats in the condition, which gives an outstanding chance for Liberty to introduce its boat sharing notion to a neighborhood that has a passion for the on-drinking water lifestyle.

“Minnesota, and the Twin Metropolitan areas in distinct, stand for an appealing open up marketplace for Freedom Boat Club and we are enthusiastic to improve our footprint throughout the Higher-Midwest,” said Scott Ward, Flexibility Boat Club Company Territories vice president.  “With 285 destinations and reciprocal entry to all golf equipment in the network, we are fired up to deliver a main boat club working experience to this potent boating local community.”