30 Jun '15, 10pm

Report: Nike Co-Founder Phil Knight To Step Down As Chairman In 2016

Report: Nike Co-Founder Phil Knight To Step Down As Chairman In 2016

News just broke that Phil Knight, the co-founder of Nike will be stepping down as chairman in 2016. Here is more information courtesy of The Associated Press: Nike Chairman Phil Knight plans to step down, and says he wants President and CEO Mark Parker to succeed him. Nike Inc. says it expects to name a new chairman in 2016, but no specific date was set for Knight’s departure. Knight, 76, says he plans to stay involved with the company. Phil Knight co-founded Nike and has been a director of the footwear and athletic apparel and equipment maker since 1968. Parker has been Nike’s president and CEO since 2006. Knight, along with Bill Bowerman, co-founded Nike (which was names Blue Ribbon Sports at the time), in 1964 and has played a huge role in making it one of the biggest multi-billion dollar brands ever. Nike is a brand that is easily known all across the world. How do you...

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