Stories tagged: Phil Knight
TUESDAY, OCT. 18, 2016, 12:58 P.M.
Nike co-founder pledges $500 million to University of Oregon
Nike co-founder Phil Knight and his wife have pledged $500 million to the University of Oregon toward a new scientific research facility.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 21, 2016, 11:15 P.M.
Zags in 2017 holiday tournament honoring Phil Knight
Gonzaga is in a powerhouse field for the Phil Knight Invitational, a 16-team tournament in November, 2017, honoring the Nike co-founder and chairman’s 80 birthday.
THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2016, 3:52 P.M.
Nike co-founder Phil Knight retires from board
PORTLAND – Nike said Thursday that its co-founder and chairman Phil Knight has retired from its board and CEO Mark Parker has been named the new chairman. The move completes …
TUESDAY, FEB. 12, 2013
Nike co-founder defends Paterno
BEAVERTON, Ore. – Nike co-founder Phil Knight has issued a statement blasting the Freeh report’s characterization of the late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno in the child sex abuse …