Milwaukee, Wisconsin, December 6, 2017 – Milsco Manufacturing Co., a division of Jason Industries Inc. (NASDAQ:JASN and JASNW) welcomes Timm Fields as the new Vice President and General Manager, Seating.

“We are pleased to announce a key addition to our Jason leadership team,” said Brian Kobylinski, CEO of Jason. “Timm joins us as Vice President and General Manager of our Milsco seating business. His functional and overall leadership experience will help us continue to transform our business and better anticipate the needs of our customers.”

Fields comes to Milsco from Illinois Tool Works (ITW) where he was the VP and General Manager of their North American Residential Construction Business. Prior to ITW, Fields held various leadership roles in Sales, Marketing, Materials, and Operations for S&S Cycle, Inc. and United Conveyor Corporation.  He holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Management with a concentration in Marketing from Valparaiso University and an MBA from the University of Chicago.

Fields will be based at Milsco’s new headquarters facility at 1301 West Canal Street.

About Milsco Manufacturing Inc.

Milsco Manufacturing Inc. designs and produces seats for the motorcycle, marine, construction equipment, agricultural equipment, turf care, power sports, industrial lift and mobility markets.  Founded in 1924, the company is based in Milwaukee with manufacturing operations in Wisconsin, Michigan, Georgia, the United Kingdom and Mexico.

About Jason Industries, Inc.

Jason Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:JASN and JASNW) is the parent company to a global family of manufacturing leaders within the finishing, components, seating and automotive acoustics markets, including Osborn (Richmond, Ind. and Burgwald, Germany), Metalex (Libertyville, Ill.), Milsco (Milwaukee, Wis.), and Janesville Acoustics (Southfield, Mich.). Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wis., Jason employs more than 4,400 people in 13 countries. To learn more, please visit