Phil Knight nicknamed "Buck" is the co-founder and former CEO of Nike. A graduate of the University of Oregon, he ran track under coach Bill Bowerman, with whom he would co-found Nike with. Born in Portland, Oregon he first became a CPA and later went on to become an accounting professor at the Portland State University. After graduating from the University of Oregon, Knight served in the Army reserve for 7 years. Shortly after, he enrolled at Stanford Graduate School of Business. After recieving his masters degree in business administration he sent out on a trip around the world. Inspired by Japan's running shoes "Tiger" he formed a partnership with his former coach and longtime friend Bowerman. Together they created "Blue Ribbon Sports" which would later on become Nike, Inc. Nike has become the world's largest supplier of athletic shoes and apparel. With revenue's in excess of $24 billion, it has employed more than 44,000 people worldwide. Named after the Greek goddess of victory, Nike has become a powerhouse with subsidiares such as Jordan and Converse. Nike sponsors many high-profile athletes and is recognized around the world with their trademarks of "Just Do It" and the Swoosh logo.
Real Madrid is a Spanish professional soccer club based in Madrid, Spain. Founded in 1902, Real Madrid has traditionally worn a white home kit since the start of the club. The Spanish royal crown can easily be identified in the emblem. The club is estimated to be worth $4.2 billion, and was the highest-earning soccer club in the world in 2018. The home stadium is named "Santiago Bernabeu" which has a capacity to hold 81,044 people. This club is one of the most widely supported soccer teams in the world. Real Madrid is one of the three founding members of La Liga that has never been relegated from the top divison since its inception in 1929. The club has many long-standing rivalries, most notably against Barcelona. What soccer enthusiasts refer to as "El Classico". Real Madrid established itself as a major force in both Spanish and European football during the 1950's winning five consecutive European Cups and reaching the final seven times. Real Madrid has consisted of many great players such as Cristiano Ronaldo and Raul Gonzalez. Recognized as the FIFA Club of the 20th Century, the team continues to succeed by becoming the first club to win back to back Champions Leagues extending their lead atop the UEFA club rankings.
Apple Inc. is an American multinational technology company headquarterd in Cupertino, CA. They design, develop, and sell consumer electronics, computer software, and online services. It is considered one of the Big Four tech companies along with Amazon, Google, and Facebook. They most recognizable hardware products include the iPhone smartphone, the iPad tablet, and the Mac personal computer. Founded by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and Ronald Wayne they began by developing and selling Wozniak's Apple I personal computer. Sales of its computers grew quickly and within a few years they had a production line. As the market for personal computers expanded and evolved through the 1990's, Apple lost market share to the lower-priced doupoly of Microsoft Windows on Intel PC clones. Bringing Jobs back, he became CEO in 2000 where he rebuilt Apple's status by launching the iMac in 1998. Since Steve Jobs passing, Tim Cook became the new CEO. For the 2018 fiscal year Apple's worldwide annual revenue totaled $265 billion. Apple is the world's largest technology company by revenue and one of the world's most valuable companies. Also the world's third-largest mobile phone manufacturer after Samsung and Huawei. In August 2018, Apple became the first public U.S. company to be valued at over $1 trillion.
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