About Perry Johnson
Perry Johnson is the founder and owner of over 70 companies that operate worldwide. These companies include Perry Johnson Registrars, Inc., and Perry Johnson Laboratory Accreditation, which do business in 61 countries around the world.
Mr. Johnson is considered a foremost authority in the field of quality and wrote what is considered the definitive book on ISO 9000: ISO 9000: Meeting the International Standards (McGraw-Hill, 1993), which is currently in its third edition. He is also the author of Keeping Score: Strategies and Tactics for Winning the Quality War (Harper Collins, 1989), ISO 14000 Road Map to Registration (McGraw-Hill, 1997), ISO 14000: The Business Manager’s Complete Guide to Environmental Management (John Wiley & Sons, 1997), and the ISO/QS-9000 Yearbook: 1998 (McGraw-Hill, 1998). Mr. Johnson holds a degree in mathematics from the University of Illinois at Champagne-Urbana with a minor in economics and completed work in the graduate program for psychology at the University of Detroit.
Now residing in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, Mr. Johnson is married and has three sons. He serves as president for Perry Johnson International Holdings and a number of his other companies. Outside of his daily responsibilities with his various businesses, Mr. Johnson is highly involved in the day-to-day lives of his children and is an avid golfer and bridge player. He has won not only five National Bridge Championships, but has participated in the World Championships six times, with an eighth-place overall finish in the 1998 Championship in Lille, France.