Nike, Inc. is a leading American athletic footwear and apparel corporation. Its headquarters is located near Beaverton, Oregon, United States. The company is the world’s largest supplier of athletic shoes and apparel and a major manufacturer of sports equipment. It generated a revenue of over $46 billion during its fiscal year 2022. Bill Bowerman and Phil Knight founded The company on January 25, 1964, as “Blue Ribbon Sports”. It officially became Nike, Inc. on May 30, 1971. The company takes its name from Nike, the Greek goddess of victory. Nike markets its products under its brand, as well as subsidiaries including Nike Golf, Nike Pro, Nike+, Nike Blazers, Air Force 1, Nike Dunk, Air Max, Foamposite, Nike Skateboarding, Nike CR7, Air Jordan, and Converse (brand).