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Nike Hires Company's First Chief Digital Officer, Aiming To Accelerate Global PushPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 11 / 16
Nike on Tuesday named Head of Global Strategy & Development ADAM SUSSMAN the company's first Chief Digital Officer, a "key part" of the company's effort to hit $50B in sales by FY '20, according to Matthew Kish of the PORTLAND BUSINESS JOURNAL. Sussman has been with the company since '14 ...
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