Nike is the market leader when it comes to sports apparel. Originally set up as Blue Ribbon Sports in 1964 by Phil Knight and Bill Bowerman, the company changed its name to ‘Nike’ in 1971. This year the company celebrates their 50th year. To being the most successful sports apparel company in the world from just an idea that Phil Knight had in college,the company has come a long way.

This infographic looks at some of the history of the company and its set-up. It makes for interesting reading.

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Nike Celebrating 50 Years

David Wallace

David Wallace

David Wallace is a search & social media marketer who lives in Ahwatukee Arizona with his lovely wife. Interests & hobbies include all things Disney, roller coasters, musicianship and Christianity.

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