Mark Parker

President & Chief Executive Officer at Nike, Inc.

Mark Parker

Mark Parker

President & Chief Executive Officer at Nike, Inc.

Biography

Mark G. Parker occupies the position of Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer of NIKE, Inc. He is also on the board of The Walt Disney Co. Mr. Parker received an undergraduate degree from The Pennsylvania State University.

Overview
Career Highlights

Nike USA, Inc.
Nike, Inc.
NIKE Retail Services, Inc.

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1337

Number of Boards

5

Birthday

1956 - Poughkeepsie, NY, United States

Age

63

Number of Awards

7

Interests

Running, Artwork Collecting

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Co-Founder at Nike, Inc.

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Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer & General Counsel at Nike, Inc.

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Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer at FedEx Corporation

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Vice President & General Manager of North America at Nike, Inc.

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Founder at Nike Foundation

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Chief Operating Officer at Nike, Inc.

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Lead Data BSA-Product Owner, Data Delivery Portfolio Team at Nike, Inc.

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Future President & Chief Executive Officer at Nike, Inc. (Effective 01/2020)

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Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer at Nike, Inc.

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Vice President, General Manager of Global Categories at Nike, Inc.

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Nike, Inc.
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Professional at Nike, Inc.

NIKE, Inc. engages in the design, development, marketing, and sale of athletic footwear, apparel, accessories, equipment, and services. It operates through the following segments: North America; Europe, Middle East & Africa; Greater China; Asia Pacific & Latin America; Global Brand Divisions; Converse; and Corporate. The North America; Europe, Middle East & Africa; Greater China; and Asia Pacific & Latin America segments refers to the design, development, marketing, and selling of athletic footwear, apparel, and equipment. The Global Brand Divisions represents NIKE Brand licensing businesses. The Converse segment designs, markets, licenses, and sells casual sneakers, apparel, and accessories. The Corporate segment consists of unallocated general and administrative expenses. The company was founded by William Jay Bowerman and Philip H. Knight in 1964 and is headquartered in Beaverton, OR.

Education
Bachelor's in Political Science
Class of 1977

Penn State is a multicampus public research university that educates students from Pennsylvania, the nation and the world, and improves the well being and health of individuals and communities through integrated programs of teaching, research, and service. Penn State, founded in 1855 as an agricultural college, admitted its first class in 1859. Today Penn State is one of four “state-related” universities (along with the University of Pittsburgh, Temple University, and Lincoln University), institutions that are not state-owned and -operated but that have the character of public universities and receive substantial state appropriations.

Career History
President & Chief Executive Officer
1987 - Current

NIKE, Inc. engages in the design, development, marketing, and sale of athletic footwear, apparel, accessories, equipment, and services. It operates through the following segments: North America; Europe, Middle East & Africa; Greater China; Asia Pacific & Latin America; Global Brand Divisions; Converse; and Corporate. The North America; Europe, Middle East & Africa; Greater China; and Asia Pacific & Latin America segments refers to the design, development, marketing, and selling of athletic footwear, apparel, and equipment. The Global Brand Divisions represents NIKE Brand licensing businesses. The Converse segment designs, markets, licenses, and sells casual sneakers, apparel, and accessories. The Corporate segment consists of unallocated general and administrative expenses. The company was founded by William Jay Bowerman and Philip H. Knight in 1964 and is headquartered in Beaverton, OR.

President Chief Executive Officer
Tenure Unconfirmed

NIKE Retail Services, Inc., a subsidiary of NIKE, Inc., is a company headquartered in the United States. The firm produces, distributes and sells sports shoes and sportswear.

President
Tenure Unconfirmed
Political Donations
$12.8K
2015

Senator from Oregon

$2,300
2008

Former Senator from Oregon

$1,500
2008

Senator from Oregon

Public Holdings
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Advisors
Advisor

Former President, Nike Brand at Nike, Inc.

Advisor

Former President, Product & Merchandising at Nike, Inc.

Awards & Honors
Rank #1
2015
Fortune Magazine - Business Person of the Year
Rank #42
2014
Chief Executive Magazine - Wealth Creators
Rank #26
2014
Fortune Magazine - Business Person of the Year
Events
Speaker
Davos, Switzerland
2012 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting

A record 2,600 business, government and civil society leaders – including nearly 40 heads of state or government – participated in the 42nd World Economic Forum Annual Meeting, which took place under the theme The Great Transformation: Shaping New Models. The record participation indicated the international community’s level of concern for the world today, as one crisis after another emerges. It also underscored the commitment of the Forum’s Members, Partners and communities to improving the state of the world.

Attendee
Davos, Switzerland
2011 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting

Speaker
Davos, Switzerland
2008 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting

The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2008 convened in Davos at a time of great anxiety in the world. The turmoil in the financial markets and the continuing conflict in the Middle East were naturally of immediate concern. Mounting awareness of the epochal challenge of climate change and the looming threat of global terrorism, two issues that were addressed in the opening plenary session, heightened our shared sense of urgency. The Annual Meeting theme - The Power of Collaborative Innovation - was a fitting focus for two reasons. First, it highlighted that a multistakeholder approach is critical for any authentic and viable solutions to global problems. And second, it served to underline the need for new and imaginative ways to mitigate global risks and the importance of achieving tangible results or value.

Other Affiliations

Mark Parker is affiliated with Nike, Inc., NIKE Retail Services, Inc., Nike USA, Inc.

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