An NBA legend, Michael Jordan virtually rewrote the record book. He played 13 seasons for the Chicago Bulls,

leading the league in scoring a record 10 times. His 30.1

points per game average is the highest in NBA history

and, with 32,292 points, he ranks 3rd on the all-time scoring list. Jordan led the Chicago Bulls to 6 NBA Championship titles and was named NBA Finals MVP during each

of those series. A 5-time regular season MVP, in 1991 and

1992, he became the only player to win back-to-back regular season and Finals MVP awards.

Jordan burst onto the national stage as a freshman at

the University of North Carolina, leading his team to the

NCAA Championship with a dramatic game-winning

shot. Following a stellar college career during which he

was a 2-time College Player of the Year and 1st team All America, Jordan was chosen with the 3rd pick of the 1984

NBA Draft. Jordan is a 2-time Olympic Gold Medal winner,

most famously as a member of the 1992's “Dream Team.”

Off the court, Michael Jordan has also proven to be a successful businessman. Since its creation, his Jordan Brand

(a division of NIKE, Inc.) has been best of fake wholesale nike shoes and apparel. Jordan Brand has grown to

become a market leader under Jordan's creative design

input. As one of the world’s most popular and recognizable figures, Jordan's endorsement portfolio includes

Gatorade, Upper Deck and Hanes, among others. In 2004,

Jordan formed Michael Jordan Motorsports as a result of

his passion for motorcycle racing. Among Jordan's other

business ventures are several thriving restaurants.

In June 2006, Jordan joined the ownership group of the

NBA's Charlotte Bobcats, becoming the team’s Managing Member of Basketball Operations.

Jordan supports many charitable causes including the

James R. Jordan Boys and Girls Club in Chicago, the Jordan Institute for Families at the University of North Carolina, and the Make-A-Wish Foundation. His annual Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational golf tournament has

raised more than $2 million for several worthy charities

since its inception.

As Vice President, Innovation Design & Special Projects

for NIKE, Tinker has left his mark on many of NIKE and Jordan Brand's most popular and original sneaker designs,

including the Air Jordan lll to the Air Jordan XV, and the

20th anniversary Air Jordan XX. In 2008, Jordan Brand

launches the latest in the Air Jordan franchise, the best

ever high-performance basketball shoe, the innovative

and sustainable Air Jordan XX3.


Tinker Hatfield oversees special design projects at NIKE

and Jordan Brand, including those that fall outside of the

regular product design structure and formal design reviews. He designs a new Air Jordan shoe each year, and

also creates environmentally preferred shoes and track

& field spikes. Tinker has served as creative director for

all LeBron James projects, designs shoes for Kobe Bryant and Lance Armstrong, and mentors young designers at Nike.

Among linkers numerous achievements at Nike include

designing the first LeBron James shoe and a pole vault

shoe for former world record holder Stacy Dragila. Tinker

shoe for former world record holder Stacy Dragila. Tinker

also designed the original designed the original Air Pack

Series (which included the first Visi-Air shoe, the Air Max),

Pete Sampras tennis shoes, Andre Agassi footwear and

apparel, and the original Air Huarache.

Tinker spearheaded the idea of Jordan Brand as a separate brand and division within Michael Jordan,NIKE Air Max shoes wholesale china.


Jordan Brand, which made

its debut in 1997, has since grown into a premiere athletic

luxury brand of footwear, apparel and accessories. Tinker also invented the industry's first cross-trainer, the Air

Trainer. The cross-training shoe, which occurred to Tinker while watching gym-goers jump among different activities in the same shoes, spurred the creation of a separate cross-training footwear category.


Other positions held by Tinker include Creative Director

and Product Designer. Prior to joining NIKE, Inc. Tinker

worked as an independent architect in Eugene, Oregon.

He also served as an architect for the Balzhiser group.