SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 3, 2021
Johnson Outdoors Inc.
|(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)|
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
555 Main Street, Racine, Wisconsin 53403
|(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)|
|(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)|
|(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)|
Securities registered or to be registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading symbol(s)||Name of exchange on which registered|
|Class A Common Stock, $.05 par value per share||JOUT||NASDAQ Global Select Market SM|
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Section 5 – Corporate Governance and Management
Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
Effective May 3, 2021, Mr. Terry E. London retired from the Board of Directors of Johnson Outdoors Inc. (the “Company”). Mr. London did not retire from the Board of Directors due to any disagreements with the Company. The Company’s Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee of the Board of Directors formally accepted Mr. London's resignation from the Board of Directors effective as of such date and also recommended that current director and Audit Committee Member, Mr. Edward F. Lang, be appointed the chairperson of the Audit Committee of the Company’s Board of Directors.
Section 9 - Financial Statements and Exhibits
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
104 – Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|JOHNSON OUTDOORS INC.|
|Date: May 3, 2021|
|By:||/s/ David W. Johnson|
|David W. Johnson, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|