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OMC ELECTS JENSEN VICE PRESIDENT FOR INTERNATIONAL OPERATIONS

 WAUKEGAN, Ill., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Outboard Marine Corp. (OMC) (NYSE: OM) today announced that Ronald J. Jensen has been elected vice president and president of the company's International Group.
 OMC said Jensen will be responsible for all of the marine products company's manufacturing, marketing, sales and administrative operations outside the United States. In this position, he replaces Dennis L. Jacobson, who is leaving the company on Feb. 12 to take a position outside OMC. Jensen will continue to report to Robert D. Randolph, OMC executive vice president and chief operating officer.
 For the past two years, Jensen was vice president, manufacturing, of OMC's Marine Power Products Group. In that position, he had full management responsibility for domestic engine manufacturing operations, as well as strategic planning and coordinating responsibility for international engine manufacturing operations. He has played key roles in the restructuring of OMC's U.S. manufacturing operations, as well as in other programs aimed at cost reduction and product quality improvement. No successor has yet been named to take over Jensen's responsibilities in the Marine Power Products Group.
 Jensen began his professional career at OMC in 1974 and advanced through a range of management positions in the company's U.S. engine manufacturing operations. He was named plant manager in 1985 and general plants manager in 1987. In 1990, he was named director of manufacturing operations with responsibility for manufacturing engineering, materials management, distribution, purchasing and quality assurance in all of the company's U.S. marine power products plants and its Juarez plant. He was elected vice president, manufacturing, of the Marine Power Products Group in January 1991.
 Jensen is a graduate of the Milwaukee School Engineering where he is a member of the Industrial Advisory Committee and has taught industrial management. He and his family live in Libertyville, Ill.
 Outboard Marine Corp. is a leading international marketer of marine engines, boats, accessories and services.
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 /CONTACT: Ronald C. Kuykendall of OMC, 708-689-5642/
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