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Olympic tie

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Nike, Beaverton, Ore. is said to have held preliminary discussions with the organizers of the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City about a possible marketing relationship. While neither Nike nor organizers would comment, U.S. Olympic Committee Deputy Secretary General John Krimsky Jr. said he was optimistic about forming a more complementary relationship with Nike, which usually capitalizes on Olympic hype with guerrilla marketing tactics.

Copyright January 1997, Crain Communications Inc.

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