Johnson Outdoors Inc. will conduct its annual shareholder meeting on Thursday, Feb. 28, beginning at 10 a.m. at the company’s global headquarters, 555 Main St. in Racine.
At the meeting, shareholders will elect directors for the coming year, ratify the appointment of independent auditors, advise on executive compensation and act on a proposed non-employee director stock ownership plan.
The board recommends shareholders vote for all proposals before the meeting. All shareholders of record as of Jan. 3 and valid proxy holders are invited to attend and eligible to vote upon these matters.
After completion of voting, management will discuss the company’s marketplace and financial performance. Fiscal 2012 marked the eighth consecutive year with new products generating a third or more of total company sales.
Chairman and chief executive officer Helen Johnson-Leipold also will provide details of the company’s new Value Plus 2015 strategic plan to deliver sustained growth.