Where did the term Nike come from?

Answer Blue Ribbon Sport's employee Jeff Johnson came up with the name Nike in 1971 as the company's new name. The name Nike is from the Greek god of victory. The Nike swoosh symbolizes the wings of the g... Read More »

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What was the name of Nike before they changed it?

Nike company's original name was Blue Ribbon Sports. In 1971, Nike employee Jeff Johnson thought of the name Nike (after the Greek god of Victory), and the company changed its name.Source:CNBC: Nik... Read More »

What year did the company introduce the name Nike?

The brand name "Nike" was created in 1971 by Jeff Johnson, the first full-time employee of Blue Ribbon Sports, a company started by Phil Knight and Bill Bowerman. Blue Ribbon Sports would later be ... Read More »