Nike, Incorporated is a company in the United States. Which is based near Beaverton, Oregon. Nike is the worlds biggest brand of sports for shoes, cloths and equipments. Nike has approximately 62,600 employees worldwide as of 2015. Their net income is $2.7 billion and their revenue is $27.8 billion. The company was founded on 25 January 1964. Nike was named Blue Ribbon Sports at first. The real founders of Nike are Bill Bowerman and Philip Knight. The company is named as NIKE, which means the Greek Goddess of victory. Nike sells its products under its own name as well as Nike Golf, Nike Pro, Nike+, AirJordan, and Team Starter. Nike also owns several brands such as Bauer, Cole Haan, Hurley International, and Converse. NIKE, incorporated also funds certain sports events such as the FIFA World Cup 2014.


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