30 Apr '16, 11am

"Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike", by Phil Knight, The RunBlogRun Review - RunBlogRun

In what can be best described as a final, "let's get it right" chronicle, the creator and 50 year CEO of the company (Knight recently stepped down, turning the full reigns of Nike over to Mark Parker) has finally completed his "Bucket List" goal of writing about his life and the early years of the company. This is the company, which he created and led, which began in his garage and whose effects have now transformed the world, both in and out of the athletic arena. This company is Nike. In "Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike", Knight finally and at long last gives readers his interpretation of the many events which led to the rise. He describes, warts and all, his early life growing up in a middle-class family with all the normal family dynamics. At Oregon, he is coached by Bowerman, who Knight realized both challenged and experimented on him, and would go on to bec...

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