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An Evening with Philip Knight

May 19, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Cemex Auditorium, Zambrano Hall – Knight Management Center 641 Knight Way
Speaker(s): 
Philip Knight
*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. Free & open to the public but reservations required
 
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