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Bill King

Senior writer Bill King writes special projects and covers combat sports and educational programs.

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Designing a future

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 07 / 25 / 16

E llen Schmidt-Devlin’s path to a 27-year career at Nike began on the track at the University of Oregon. A distance runner, she was cooling down at the end of her first collegiate race when she was approached by a well-regarded, retired track coach who was tinkering with new designs fo...

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