Company News Yamaha Marine Receives Tennessee Board of Regents Chancellors Award for Excellence in Philanthropy Posted 3/21/2017 DONATIONS OVER LAST FIVE YEARS "REFLECT TRUE SPIRIT" OF AWARD Kennesaw, Ga., March 21, 2017 – Yamaha Marine Group announced today that it was named the recipient of the Tennessee Board of Regents Chancellors Award for Excellence in Philanthropy. The award recognizes Yamaha’s contributions to the Motorcycle and Marine Service Program at the Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) Chattanooga. “Recipients of the Chancellors Award for Excellence in Philanthropy are selected based on their generous donation of resources to a Tennessee Board of Regents institution,” said Flora W. Tydings, Chancellor, Tennessee Board of Regents. “Yamaha Marine’s body of work over the last 14 years with the Tennessee College of Applied Technology Chattanooga, and especially in the last five years with donations totaling more than $150,000, reflects the true spirit of the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Philanthropy.” “As our technical education program grows and expands, we are pleased to extend our resources to the Motorcycle and Marine Service Technology Program at TCAT Chattanooga,” said Joe Maniscalco, Division Manager, Yamaha Marine Service. “We are honored to receive the Chancellors Award for Philanthropy as we work toward our goal of preparing students for a fulfilling, high-demand career in marine service.” Yamaha Marine products are marketed throughout the United States and around the world. Yamaha Marine Group, based in Kennesaw, Ga., supports its 2,000 U.S. dealers and boat builders with marketing, training and parts for Yamaha’s full line of products and strives to be the industry leader in reliability, technology and customer service. Yamaha Marine is the only outboard brand to have earned NMMA®’s CSI Customer Satisfaction Index award every year since its inception. Visit www.yamahaoutboards.com. ### This document contains many of Yamaha's valuable trademarks. It may also contain trademarks belonging to other companies. Any references to other companies or their products are for identification purposes only, and are not intended to be an endorsement.