Apple CEO Tim Cook named lead independent director at Nike
Nike on Thursday appointed Apple CEO and longtime board member Tim Cook as its “lead independent director,” while announcing company founder Phil Knight’s retirement from the board.
Tim Cook was already on Nike’s Board and now he moves up the ranks. Great news for Tim and Nike.
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Nike announced an Oct. 15 event today called the “NikeFuel Forum,” sparking speculation that a Nike FuelBand 2 is imminent.
Nike promised to address “the future of the digital world and physical activity” at the event, according to CNET.
The new Nike FuelBand 2 is likely to be announced which will be more durable and have better battery life than the current model and will feature Bluetooth 4.0.
It will also feature more advanced options too. And of course be exclusive to iOS.