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NikeNike, Inc.(official,US/ na ki/ˈɪ;also, non-US/ na k/ˈɪ)[note 1]isan Americanmultinational corporationthat is engaged inthe design, development, manufacturing and worldwidemarketing and sales of footwear, apparel, equipment,accessories and services.It is one of the world's largest suppliers ofathleticshoesandapparel[5]and a major manufacturer ofsports equipment,with revenue in excess of US$24.1billion in its fiscal year2012 (ending May 31, 2012).As of 2012, it employed more than 44,000 peopleworldwide.In 2014 the brand alone was valued at $19 billion, makingit the most valuable brand among sports businesses.[6]The company was founded on January 25, 1964, asBlueRibbon Sports,byBill BowermanandPhil Knight,[1]and officially became Nike, Inc. on May 30, 1971. Thecompany takes its name fromNike, the Greek goddess ofvictory.Nike markets its products under its own brand, as well asNike Golf, Nike Pro,Nike+,Air Jordan,Nike Blazers,AirForce 1, Nike Dunk,Air Max, Foamposite,Nike

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