Johnson Outdoors has appointed Jervis B. Perkins as the Company’s President and Chief Operating Officer. Perkins, 49, joined the Company as Chief Operating Officer in January 2003.

“Jerry’s elevation to President reflects the confidence that both the Board and I share in his abilities,” noted Helen Johnson-Leipold, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “Jerry has made significant contributions to our business since he joined us and his promotion is well-deserved,” added Johnson-Leipold.