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In 1998, then-ceo phil knight made a public speech promising change in addition to continuing to work on improving conditions for workers, nike is innovating its materials development and management to address the impact of climate change on the supply chain and reduce its environmental impact. Not every stanford graduate school of business alumni event has nike co- founder philip knight being interviewed on stage by the dean of the school, but that's what the knight management center bears the donor's name following his $105 million gift to the school in 2006 to help build the new campus.
Wolfram calls the i2 problema software glitch that cost nike more than $100 million in lost sales, depressed its stock price by 20 percent, triggered a flurry of class-action lawsuits, and caused its chairman, president and ceo, phil knight, to lament famously, this is what you get for $400 million, huh. 3 days ago he made sure to touch on iconic company figures, including the co-founders bill bowerman, the former university of oregon track coach, and phil knight, as well as jeff johnson, who was among the first employees, and the revered early testing lab in new hampshire employees received an email.
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