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NIKENational Indian Knitting Enterprises (satire; Americathon)
NIKENational Infrastructure for Knowledge Exchange (lifelong learning)
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Phil Knight, the Nike CEO, is a small, wealthy white man who can jump on a good thing.
Wholly-owned Nike subsidiaries include Cole Haan, which designs, markets and distributes luxury shoes, handbags, accessories and coats; Converse Inc.
Nike currently offers 12 styles of Nike+ enabled footwear, with more to come.
The paychecks are better here,'' he said of the biggest difference between the Nike and PGA Tours.
Each of the three Nike designs can be purchased individually and include special colorways honoring the Transformers characters Megatron (Nike Zoom Flight Club), Soundwave (Nike Sharkalaid) and Bumblebee (Nike Zoom FP).
The Nike+iPod Sport kit will be available for purchase first at Niketown New York tomorrow morning at a special event featuring Nike baseball players Mariano Rivera (New York), Chien-Ming Wang (New York) and AJ Pierzynski (Chicago), basketball player Ben Gordon (Chicago), retired basketball player Cynthia Cooper (Houston), Olympic speedskater Chad Hedrick and Olympic snowboarder Lindsey Jacobellis.
Today's basketball players have evolved along with the faster style of play we're seeing globally," said Nike Sport Apparel and Innovation Creative Director Todd Van Horne.
Nike plans to make many of its leading footwear styles Nike+ ready, connecting millions of consumers to the Nike+iPod experience.
We talked to Mike as recently as a week ago,'' said Nike spokesperson Robin Carr-Locke.
Today's game has bigger, faster and stronger players who hit harder," said Nike Sport Apparel and Innovation Creative Director Todd Van Horne.
Nike also is introducing a range of performance apparel and accessories, including jackets, tops, shorts and armband, designed for the iPod nano and Nike+iPod Sport Kit.
There is no question that shoe merchants have raked in profits right along with Nike during its near decade of dominance.