Brooks Sports Inc has announced today the appointment of Jim Weber as president and CEO. Weber will be responsible for strengthening the Brooks brand, growing sales and developing marketing partnerships with key retailers. Prior to joining Brooks Sports Inc, Weber was managing director at US Bancorp Piper Jaffray in its Seattle Investment Banking practice. In that role, Weber focused on both public and private companies in the consumer products industry. Jim has also been on the Brooks Board for the past two years.