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May  09

An Evening with Philip Knight

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Sponsored by the Stanford Creative Writing Program and the Stanford Graduate School of Business
Free & open to the public but reservations required; (Click here for tickets)
*Please note: if tickets sell out, empty seats will be released at 6:50pm and we would expect some empty seats due to no shows. People will be admitted on a first come, first served basis from the stand by line at 6:55 pm.
Mr. Knight will discuss his recently published book, Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike. The book is already a bestseller.
One of the world’s most influential business executives, Phil Knight is the founder of Nike, Inc. He served as CEO of the company from 1964 to 2004 and currently serves as board chairman. Mr. Knight led Nike from a small partnership founded on a handshake to the world’s largest footwear, apparel, and equipment company. He lives in Oregon with his wife, Penny. Mr. Knight will not be signing books at this event. Sponsored by the Stanford Creative Writing Program & the Stanford Graduate School of Business
WHEN
WHERE
Cemex Auditorium, Zambrano Hall – Knight Management Center 641 Knight Way (Click here for map)