When was the Nike corporation created?

Answer The Nike corporation was started in 1958 by Phil Knight and was originally called Blue Ribbon Sports. The name of the company was later changed to Nike, after the Greek goddess of victory, and the ... Read More »

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When was the Nike corperation created?

In 1962, Philip Knight formed Blue Ribbon Sports, an early version of the company that would eventually become Nike. In 1971, soccer shoes were the first product to be sold as a Nike item. The comp... Read More »

When was Microsoft Corporation created?

High schools friends Bill Gates and Paul Allen started the Microsoft Corp. in 1975 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The two started the company to write programming language for the MITS Altair 8800 mic... Read More »

Who created Nike?

Phil Knight, a Stanford University MBA graduate and University of Oregon track and field athlete, created Blue Ribbon Sports in 1962, which eventually became Nike in 1978. William Bowerman partnere... Read More »

Who created the nike swoosh?

The Nike swoosh was created by Caroline Davidson, a student at Portland State University in Oregon. She was asked to design a logo by Phil Knight, who paid her $35 for her work in 1971. The first N... Read More »