Nike (NKE) Founder and Former CEO Phil Knight Interview

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Nike (NKE) Founder and Former CEO Phil Knight said the company is not a shoe manufacturer

“Nike is more than a shoe company.  It’s a company that provides inspiration and innovation for every athlete in the world.”

Nike (NKE) Founder and Former CEO Phil Knight on winning versus losing

“I hate to lose, it’s not about winning so much.  It’s a tough emotion.  I take losses personally.  They affect me.”

Nike (NKE) Founder and Former CEO Phil Knight on why he’s leaving the company later this year

“I think it’s alot better to step down as Chairman or an officer of a company two years too early rather than two years to late.  But I’ll still be around.  I’m keeping my office there.”

 

 

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