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An iconic Perth Figure.

Updated: Nov 21, 2019

The Life & Tiimes Of Joe Perkins!


From the day he arrived (1938) until the day he died (1990), Joe Perkins was a formidable figure in the town of Perth, Ontario. Over the years, Joe put together a business empire that amazed and confounded his contemporaries. Part showman. Part salesman. The people of Perth could never decide if Joe Perkins was a visionary or an opportunist? While some swore by Joe; others swore at Joe.


"The Life & Times of Joe Perkins" is the story of one man's attempt to drag his hometown into the 20th century.



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