, a seller of kayaks, tents and diving gear, named David W. Johnson the company's vice president and chief financial officer.
Johnson had been serving as interim CFO of the Racine, Wis., company since August. He joined Johnson Outdoors in December 2001.
"The depth of expertise and strong leadership Dave brought to the role on an interim basis is exactly what we are looking for from our future CFO," the company said Monday. "He was a clear first choice for the job."
Shares of Johnson Outdoors added 2 cents to $16.40.