Meet Nike's incoming CEO John Donahoe: meditator, political donor, extrovert, proponent of 'servant leadership'
John Donahoe is not a sneakerhead. But he's about to become the most consequential sneaker executive in the world.
On Monday, Donahoe will become CEO of Nike Inc., Oregon's most-powerful company and a member of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, an index of 30 blue-chip companies.
Donahoe will be the company's first outside chief executive since the calamitous tenure of William Perez, the former head of S. C. Johnson & Son who was tapped to serve as CEO by Nike co-founder Phil Knight ...