Beaverton, OR
Nike is an American company that designs, develops and markets footwear, apparel, equipment and accessory products.
Sporting Goods, Fashion

Detailed Description


Nike, Inc. designs, develops, and markets footwear, apparel, equipment, and accessory products worldwide.

The company offers various categories of shoes, including running, training, basketball, soccer, sport-inspired urban shoes, and kids' shoes. It also provides shoes for aquatic activities, baseball, football, cheerleading, golf, lacrosse, outdoor activities, skateboarding, tennis, volleyball, walking, wrestling, and various athletic and recreational uses. In addition, the company offers sports-inspired lifestyle apparel, athletic bags, and accessory items.

Further, it provides a line of performance equipment, including bags, socks, sport balls, eyewear, timepieces, electronic devices, bats, gloves, protective equipment, golf clubs, and various equipments designed for sports activities under the NIKE brand name, as well as markets apparel with licensed college and professional team and league logos.

Additionally, it offers licenses to produce and sell NIKE brand swimwear, children's apparel, training equipment, eyewear, electronic devices, and golf accessories. The company also markets its products under the brand names of Converse, Chuck Taylor, All Star, One Star, Umbro, Jack Purcell, Cole Haan, Bragano, and Hurley.

It sells its products to retail accounts through stores, independent distributors, and licensees, as well as through its Website, As of May 31, 2009, Nike, Inc. operated 338 retail stores in the United States and 336 retail stores internationally.

The company was founded in 1964 and is headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon.

Current Team (23)


Past Team (45)

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    Kate Bagoy

    Sr. Category Production Artist
    Sep, 2003 - Sep, 2008
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    Dale Bathum

    Held Senior Product Development & Sourcing Positions
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    Bas Beerens

    Print Production Manager
    1994 - Jan, 1998
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    Andrew Black

    General Manager for the US Equipment Business
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    Ray Carey

    1995 - Jan, 1996
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    Glenn Chin

    Sr. Marketing Executive
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    Marvin Chow

    Special Projects Director + Marketing Director for Korea, Japan and Greater China
    Jan, 2003 - Apr, 2010
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    William D. Perez

    President and Chief Executive Officer

Investments (3)


Board Members and Advisors (12)


Sub Organizations (1)


Products (1)

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Acquisitions (3)


Offices/Locations (1)

  • Headquarters

    One Bowerman Drive

    Beaverton, OR 97005


Competitors (4)

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Images (1)

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