Nike was founded in 1964 as Blue ribbon Sports, but later in 1971 changed it’s name to Nike. The company takes it’s name from Nike which means goddess of victory in Greek!
Most of us will be aware of the products Nike make and how good the quality has always been. This is the major reason why the brand has become so popular with professional athletes and the general public over the years.
More than just making and selling clothes
Nike have a great track record of giving back. They help fund community projects around the world and also sponsor many top athletes.