Steve Lesnard 
  Former VP Global Brand Marketing & General Manager 
  NIKE (US)

Steve Lesnard

Former VP Global Brand Marketing & General Manager

NIKE (US)


  NIKE (US)
United States of America (the)

About

Steve is an executive in the sports industry with a 20+ year career at Nike leading high profile business growth most recently as the Global VP and GM for the running category,  launching industry-changing products and partnerships and directing global brand campaigns such as the Beijing  2008 and London 2012 Olympics campaigns and the 2014 Soccer World Cup in Europe.

Career Highlights:

  • Nike+ launch: Partnership with Apple to create the 1st digitally enabled sports community.
  • Lead the global brand campaigns for both the Beijing 2008 and London 2012 Nike Olympic initiatives.
  • VP of marketing for Nike Europe, leading the 2014 Soccer World Cup efforts.
  • Global Running GM/VP, leading the Breaking 2 campaigns and launching industry changing product innovation.