The man behind Nike's drive to marry style with tech
Christina Badal

When you're the giant in a market, it's difficult not to become complacent and stale. In the past few years, Nike has managed to do the exact opposite. The $27.8 billion behemoth, No. 462 on the Fortune Global 500, is indeed "the 800-pound gorilla" in the sports-apparel space, says Janney Capital Markets analyst Eric Tracy.