Dustan E. McCoy, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Brunswick Corporation, will give the keynote address at the METS 2013 Breakfast Briefing, to be held before the show officially opens on November 19. The METS show will be held from November 19 to 21 inclusive at the Amsterdam RAI Convention Centre in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
McCoy will touch on the background of Brunswick and its role in the industry, share his views on the world market, and challenge the industry to collectively grow boating as an activity.
McCoy joined Brunswick in 1999 as Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. Prior to joining Brunswick, McCoy served as Executive Vice President for Witco Corporation, with operating responsibility for a variety of global businesses and functions. During his six years at Witco, McCoy also served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. His previous experience also includes 15 years with Ashland, Inc., where he served as Associate General Counsel with responsibility for the corporate law department.
After the Breakfast Briefing, McCoy will join the Young Professionals in their Club Lounge for a meet and greet. The Breakfast Briefing, co-organized by the International Council of Marine Industry Associations (ICOMIA), will take place on November 19 at 8:00 a.m. in the Forum of Amsterdam RAI, (entrance E), followed by the DAME Awards presentations. METS exhibitors, press and special VIP guests are invited to attend.