Shoe Dog
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Shoe Dog

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Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike

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Author Phil Knight
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Language English
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In this candid and riveting memoir, for the first time ever, Nike founder and board chairman Phil Knight shares the inside story of the company’s early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of the world’s most iconic, game-changing, and profitable brands.

Young, searching, fresh out of business school, Phil Knight borrowed fifty dollars from his father and launched a company with one simple mission: import high-quality, low-cost running shoes from Japan. Selling the shoes from the trunk of his Plymouth Valiant, Knight grossed eight thousand dollars that first year, 1963. Today, Nike’s annual sales top $30 billion. In this age of start-ups, Knight’s Nike is the gold standard, and its swoosh is more than a logo. A symbol of grace and greatness, it’s one of the few icons instantly recognized in every corner of the world.

                                • Hardcover: 400 pages
                                • Publisher: Scribner (April 26, 2016)
                                • Language: English
                                • ISBN-10: 1501135910
                                • ISBN-13: 978-1501135910
Dimension (L x W x H) 5.8 x 1.4 x 8.5 Inch
Weight 1 Pound