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Well, we don’t say this too often, but: tough day to be a CEO at a global multi-billion-dollar sneaker company! Early this morning, Under Armour announced that its founder Kevin Plank will vacate his CEO role early next year . Now, just hours later, Nike is announcing that Mark Parker, whose held the CEO title since 2006, will leave the company in January 2020. Questions around Parker’s tenure at Nike have swirled since early last year, when multiple executives left the company in light of a series of reports on the brand’s toxic internal culture. The New York Times reported that executives casually talked about keeping condoms on them or female coworkers’ bodies, and that, like at ... Full story

22 October